When one thinks of a smart fitness exercise bike, Peloton is the brand that instantly comes to mind, even though it is not yet available in markets like India. But is there space for a Peloton-inspired smart fitness bike in India? That’s what three startups in India are hoping to answer.
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TREAD ONE — priced at Rs 49,990– is clearly inspired by the Peloton journey. Founder Dinesh Godara told indianexpress.com that their bike has been designed by Eric Villency, the designer of the original Peloton bike.
The Bengaluru-based startup — now part of fitness brand Cult.Fit — is hopeful of shipping by August. The exercise bike has a 22-inch attached screen, which can be rotated to try out other workouts such as strength training, yoga, etc. The latest version of Peloton offers something similar.
The focus with TREAD ONE is also around live sessions and content, just like the Peloton, which includes monthly subscriptions….