XTERRA Fitness ERG700 Rower Rowing Machine
XTERRA Fitness ERG700 is high-end rower with a sleek and modern, compact and foldable design and a combination of magnetic and air resistance for a low impact full body workout in the comfort of your home.
It is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 11 users at the moment of this product review. You have a total of 16 levels of magnetic and air resistance on this 2020 model rowing machine and mimics the real life rowing on the water. It has an ergonomic design with the contoured and nicely padded seat and rowing handle to offer you comfort over longer workout sessions. The frame is 20 inches high off the floor for you to mount and dismount the rower easily and you have a total of 80.7 inches of travel length.
The 5.5″ bright blue LCD-backlit display console has 5 touch button of Reset, Start/Stop, Mode, Up and Down. And the display panel shows the calories burned, time exercises, current speed, strokes per minute, watts, level and heart rate indicators. It has the HR receiver and the chest strap is not included in the package and you need to get it separately. You can easily adjust the angle and the height of this display for you to view your stats comfortably during your workout.
You will BE better motivated to achieve your fitness goals faster. There are ten solid exercise programs on the panel, including calories, time, distance, fat burn, strength, custom interval, 10/20 interval, 20/10 interval, game and manual. Rowing has a rhytmic nature over your whole body and offers an easier and more efficient way of burning calories and fat, while improving your strength and flexibility.The intensity is totally controlled by you at that moment without any machine interference on your speed etc. like on an electric treadmill.
The seat moves back and forth very smoothly on the aluminium rail system. The flex pedals are easily adjustable for your comfort and the handle strap is industrial strength to last you a very long time. Large contoured seat, padded handlebar with a firm grip and the adjustable flexing foot pedals with straps and the numbered settings help offer a comfortable workout while enhancing your performance. You can plug it into a standard wall power outlet for the LCD display and other functions to work properly.
Xterra ERG700 Rower weighs 80.9 pounds, has a 350 lb. user weight capacity and measures 97L x 18W x 38H inches as assembled. It has a conveniently foldable, innovative frame design and you can wheel it out of the way on its transportation wheels once you’re done with your workout session. It measures only 52.5L x 18W x 62H inches as folded and will not occupy a lot of space in your room. The resistance level is reported to be quite good, just like on the higher end models, from very easy to very challenging.
The ERG700 Rowing Machine is easy to put together, has a modern design, looks very nice, is sturdy and durable, has a decent LCD panel with the functions and stats you need, runs smoothly and quietly, offers a tough workout and is a great fitness equipment overall. The customer service is reported to be not the best as they do not respond very quickly to the emails and you can always try the Amazon customer support or complain if necessary and they should be able to contact the seller and often come up with a solution. The warranty offered is 1 year for the labor, 5 years for the parts and lifetime for the frame.