Aside from the recent announcement of the Bowflex Treadmill 22 and despite the growing interest in home workouts, 2021 is not yet shaping up to be the year of fitness. That could change soon, thanks to NordicTrack, one of the most popular home fitness device manufacturers, unveiling its latest innovation out of left field, the NordicTrack Vault.
• Pre-order the NordicTrack Vault directly from NordicTrack, starting at $ 1,999
The NordicTrack Vault is an all-in-one “smart fitness studio”, cabinet with a mirrored door that includes a 32-inch HD touchscreen on which iFit workouts can be streamed. The screen is perfectly integrated under the mirror, creating a virtual one-on-one training experience: Using the mirror, you can keep an eye on your form while following the training instructions displayed on the screen. ‘screen.
Behind the mirrored door is a storage cabinet which, depending on which version of the NordicTrack Vault you end up buying, can hold a range of workout equipment, including dumbbells, kettlebells, resistance bands, and blocks. yoga. This compact home gym will come at a price: even the cheaper “stand-alone” safe, the version without workout equipment included, will set you back $ 1,999, while the “full” safe with all the bells and whistles. will cost you just under three grand.
NordicTrack Vault: price and release date
The NordicTrack Vault is available for pre-order now on NordicTrack US for shipment in February 2021.
The Nordictrack Vault “standalone” recommended retail price is $ 1,999 and includes the mirror, 1-year iFit family membership ($ 468 value), hanging shelves, and cleaning towel.
The recommended retail price of the Nordictrack Vault “Complete” is $ 2,999 and includes the mirror, a one-year family membership to iFit, an exercise mat, two yoga blocks, three loop bands, three super resistance bands, 5 to 30 lb dumbbells, 20 lb and 30 lb Kettlebells, “premium” shelves, hanging shelves and cleaning towel.
There is no pricing and worldwide release information yet, although it is likely to be available outside the United States before the end of 2021.
NordicTrack Vault: main features
The NordicTrack Vault with a carbon steel frame features a huge 32 inch HD touchscreen covered with a 60 x 22 inch mirror capable of rotating 360 °, which means that while the unit will probably be placed near a wall, why place a cabinet right in the middle of the room? room – people can train anywhere else in the room in which the safe is placed.
Of the two versions available, of course, the “Complete Edition” is the more exciting as it comes with a suite of top-of-the-line fitness equipment, including six pairs of dumbbells, kettlebells, three loop resistance bands and three. “Superbands”. Alternatively, the content of the Nordictrack Vault can also be customized: the “Standalone” Vault does not contain any of the above equipment, so you can fill the storage space behind the mirror with any NordicTrack resistance equipment you want. (or just put your own stuff in there).
The NordicTrack Vault is fully iFit compatible and both versions come with a one-year iFit family subscription included in the price. iFit has a library of pre-recorded workouts and live lessons, much like Peloton. Naturally, the content in the NordicTrack Vault Complete Edition is suitable for the workouts available in iFit and we are sure that many Vault workouts are already available in the app.
Just be careful not to crush the mirror when doing kettlebell swings.