Gallery: FitDesk Lets You Pedal Your Way to Fitness While You Work

 

Telecommuting saves workers money on subway or gas costs while conserving energy – but it can also mean less exercise. The folks at FitDesk have a solution – a brilliant bicycle/desk that combines work and exercise! The stationary cycling system has a mount for your laptop, allowing you to burn calories while answering emails.

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  1. mongerhari August 6, 2012 at 12:31 am

    please keep going and take some water and vitamin-A and always doing very well.

  2. Allison Leahy March 1, 2012 at 2:14 pm

    @calculman Exactly where I was going…This would be way cooler if it could harness the energy expended cycling and power up your laptop with it. Could also use a water bottle holder. But at $80 for the BYOB version, a renewable energy component would probably price out a lot of health-seekers. Still, there are many of us who would only be interested if green power was an option.

  3. allisonleahy March 1, 2012 at 2:11 pm

    @calulman Exactly where I was going…This design would be even cooler if it harnessed the energy you expended cycling to power up your laptop. It could also use a water bottle holder. But at only $80 for the stand version, it’s a good excuse to bring your bike indoors. I bet the renewable energy component would price it out for many health-seekers.

  4. calculman March 1, 2012 at 5:24 am

    I hope there is some electrical power generator included in the design to supply the laptop with your physical effort

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