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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby: Methods and systems for controlling an exercise apparatus using a portable remote device. Workman Nydegger & Seeley, February 21, 2002: US20020022551-A1

A portable system retrieves one or more exercise programs from a remote communication system that provides motivational content for a user exercising upon an exercise mechanism. The exercise program further includes at least one control signal that controls one or more operating parameters of the ex ...


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Darren C Ashby, Scott R Watterson, Kirk Lorrigan: System and method for selective adjustment of exercise apparatus. Icon Health & Fitness, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, February 7, 2002: US20020016235-A1

An exercise system including a support base and an operable member movably coupled to the support base. Electrically coupled to the operable member is an interface console. The interface console includes a plurality of speed level keys and a plurality of grade level keys. The speed level keys enable ...


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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby, Robert D Ashby: Systems and methods for enabling two-way communication between one or more exercise devices and computer devices and for enabling users of the one or more exercise devices to competitively exercise. Workman Nydegger & Seeley, April 18, 2002: US20020045519-A1

Systems and methods for providing two-way communication between an exercise device and a computer device. A computer device and an exercise device employ different protocol formats and communicate through a translator device, which includes a microcontroller specifically designed to translate data o ...


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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby: Systems and methods for providing an improved exercise device with access to motivational programming over telephone communication connection lines. Icon Ip, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, November 7, 2002: US20020165067-A1

The present invention is directed to systems and methods for controlling an exercise device with one or more control signals associated with an exercise program received from a telephone answering service. The exercise device includes an input device through which a user can request an exercise prog ...


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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby: Treadmill with moveable console. Workman Nydegger, July 28, 2005: US20050164838-A1

The present invention relates to exercise apparatuses. In more particular the present invention relates to a self-adjusting treadmill having a moveable console and a self-adjusting cushioning assembly. According to one aspect of the present invention, the moveable console and the self-adjusting cush ...


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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby: Cushioning treadmill. Workman Nydegger, July 28, 2005: US20050164839-A1

The present invention relates to exercise apparatuses. In more particular the present invention relates to a self-adjusting treadmill having a moveable console and a self-adjusting cushioning assembly. According to one aspect of the present invention, the moveable console and the self-adjusting cush ...


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Darren C Ashby, Scott R Watterson, Kirk Lorrigan, William T Dalebout: System and method for selective adjustment of exercise apparatus. Workman Nydegger, September 22, 2005: US20050209052-A1

An exercise system including a support base and an operable member movably coupled to the support base. Electrically coupled to the operable member is an interface console. The interface console includes a plurality of speed level keys and a plurality of grade level keys. The speed level keys enable ...


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Scott R Watterson, William T Dalebout, Darren C Ashby: Methods for providing an improved exercise device with access to motivational programming over telephone communication connection lines. Workman Nydegger, September 29, 2005: US20050215397-A1

The present invention is directed to systems and methods for controlling an exercise device with one or more control signals associated with an exercise program received from a telephone answering service. The exercise device includes an input device through which a user can request an exercise prog ...


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Darren C Ashby, William T Dalebout: Exercise device with on board personal trainer. Icon IP, Workman Nydegger, February 28, 2008: US20080051256-A1

An exercise device with an on board personal trainer is provided. The exercise device comprises a frame, a movable element operatively coupled to the frame, a resistance assembly coupled to the frame and to the movable element such that the movable element moves against resistance provided by the re ...


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Darren C Ashby: Methods and systems for controlling an exercise apparatus using a portable data storage device. Workman Nydegger, November 15, 2007: US20070265138-A1

Systems, devices, methods and computer program products for providing an exercise device access to information stored on a portable memory device. An exercise device includes a data port which is adapted to receive the portable memory device, regardless of its format. For instance, either a Secure D ...