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Old 06-21-2009, 04:06 AM   #1
William Jackson
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Ab Circle Pro!

just saw this. (WFS) (some girls in exercise clothes, attractive)

its amazing, "the most revolutionary piece of exercise equipment ever invented"! it is frictionless AND uses gravity to complete the movement. 3 minutes a day. **** crossfit, im out
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Old 06-21-2009, 06:25 AM   #2
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

Frictionless they say?

Sounds like false advertising to me!
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Old 06-21-2009, 06:43 AM   #3
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

Haha. It still looks like a lot of fun!!!!

Swing left then right. Its as much of a blast as the kipping pullups!!!
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Old 06-21-2009, 07:14 AM   #4
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

I would desperately love to know what the hell they could possibly put on an "instructional" DVD for that thing.
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Old 06-21-2009, 07:33 AM   #5
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

Originally Posted by Kurt Armbruster View Post
Frictionless they say?

Sounds like false advertising to me!
Kurt, I love that despite all the fitness misinformation (I like how she says it targets "your entire core, your upper, lower, middle abs, and even the obliques!" Who needs those useless back muscles when you have a washboard stomach!), poor fitness prioritizing, ridiculous fitness and weight loss claims, and misleading animations they put in there your objection is a physics one.

P.S. I find it incredibly sad on several levels that some people will actually buy that.
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Old 06-21-2009, 09:34 AM   #6
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

Originally Posted by William Jackson View Post
"it is frictionless AND uses gravity to complete the movement."
Hah, they should be working on a perpetual motion machine instead of 'exercise' equipment
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Old 06-21-2009, 10:09 AM   #7
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

Ooo fun
I'm like a gazelle. Except slow... and not very graceful.
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Old 06-21-2009, 05:09 PM   #8
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Gawd! Doesn't the general public know to stay away from ANY machine that refers to The Glutes as "Buns". PLEASE! If your bum looks like a bun then I say it aint working!!!!!!!!
What happened to good old fashioned HARD WORK?
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Old 06-22-2009, 06:04 AM   #9
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

My 5'10, #250 brother-in-law has one of those and every time my wife and I go to visit he begs me to try it out. "It really works the core," or so I am told.
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Old 06-22-2009, 10:05 AM   #10
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Re: Ab Circle Pro!

That is seriously funny. I love the 'transformation' pictures with a load of illegible writing at the bottom that probably reads 'change occurred while subject was on a reduced calorie diet compared to their normal gargantuan feasts, and was exercising regularly'!
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