Echelon releases Stride, a new auto-fold smart treadmill

Echelon, seen by many as one of Peloton’s strongest competitors, has released a new smart treadmill called Echelon Stride.

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[Update: Amazon denies partnership and cancels orders] Amazon enters connected bike market with Echelon partnership

In a statement to Forbes, Amazon has denied the partnership with Echelon.

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Echelon challenges Peloton’s patent claims

Peloton has been using its chest of patents to keep competitors from encroaching on its market share in recent months. After it put Flywheel out of business (and offered its customers a free trade-in), Peloton has turned its attention to Echelon. Echelon, who is headquartered in my hometown of Chattanooga, TN offers a similar product […]


Comment: What will Amazon’s role be in connected fitness?

Connect fitness is a market that is currently seeing immense growth driven by COVID-19, but most analysts expect that trend to continue even after the pandemic is over. Amazon’s first product into this market was the Amazon Halo, but does it have further ambitions?

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Peloton sued by ICON Health & Fitness over technology built into Bike+

ICON Health & Fitness, the company behind the NordicTrack product line has sued Peloton over some of the technology in Bike+.


New Peloton bike rumored to include 23.5″ display and native Apple Watch integration

Peloton has been rumored to be releasing a new bike sometime in 2020, and The ClipOut has heard some new details about what might be coming.


Nautilus releases new Bowflex VeloCore with first of its kind leaning functionality

Nautilus has been a constant in the fitness industry for as long as I’ve been alive, and they’ve announced a new indoor cycle with a first of its kind feature with the Bowflex VeloCore.

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Is Peloton planning an expansion into other fitness markets?

Peloton is the brand most people associate with connected in-home fitness, but that isn’t stopping competitors from attempting to make a name for themselves.

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Does Peloton have an untouchable lead over competitors?

Over at Thinknum, a recent article looks at Peloton’s competitors, if they can catch Peloton, and what the future of connected fitness looks like going forward.


Hydrow raises $25 million to compete with Peloton

Peloton might by the hot brand in connected fitness, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t companies starting up left and right to nip at their heels. According to Bloomberg, Hydrow has raised $25 million to compete against Peloton. Hydrow makes a $2199 rowing machine that is competing for their share of the connected fitness market.