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AlterG used for Olympic Training

Tags: , | Published on: August 2, 2012

Here’s a great NBC video about Jenny Simpson (and olympic runners) using the AlterG! The focus on the AlterG begins at 2:27. The video highlights:Running can cause fractures or soft tissue injuriesRunning on AlterG reduces impact, it reduces the forces on lower extremities Cushions the athlete’s foot and supports body weight Jenny Simpson uses one at Olympic Training Center in Colorado; used one while recovering from stress fracture and can now run more miles per weekThe AlterG is the solution to the runner’s impact.