Control-D to Bookmark
Weight Lifting Equipment


"If you are looking to increase muscle mass, you need begin a weight training program. To weight train, you need to have weight lifting equipment."

Weight Lifting Equipment
by Patrick Austin

Mr. Austin is a freelance writer who covers sports and health for a number of web sites including,, and He currently also covers entertainment and sports for Vainquer magazine.

If you are looking to increase muscle mass, you need begin a weight training program. To weight train, you need to have weight lifting equipment. This article will provide resources to help you find some of the best weight lifting equipment available for a reasonable price. Those are the real keys to finding weight lifting equipment--quality and affordability. You don't need to go out and spend thousands of dollars on equipment.

When I started weight training, I went out and purchased three simple items--a bench(with weight bar), dumbbells, and weights. All in all, it cost me a little over one hundred dollars. It's been a great purchase so far. I was tempted to purchase some high priced piece of machinery, but I realized that my muscles don't care about what piece of equipment I workout on, it's just important that I work them out. I think some people feel that the more money they spend on exercise equipment the better their physique will look. Of course, that's just untrue. Of course, that's just ridiculous.

A high priced machine people should avoid is the Bowflex. The company that created this piece of junk had to issue a 420,000 recall. Why such a massive recall? It's simple...the machine was falling apart. The backboard bench would collapse and their “lat tower” would snap. There have been seventy injuries reported so far. How much did people pay for this crap? The going rate for a Bowflex is over a thousand dollars. Talk about a waste of money.

As stated earlier, I have compiled a list of web sites that offer quality weight lifting equipment for a reasonable price. Here it is...

Join the PulseMed mailing list for news and the latest articles
We will never ever ever spam or sell your email address. Guaranteed.

About The PULSE
Airlines, Flights, Airways - Animals/Pets - Beauty Salons, Fitness - Books, Book Sellers - Bracelets, Bands, Italian Charms - Cars and Car Parts - Cellular Phones, Phone Cards - Christian Articles - Dating, Weddings, Divorce - Free Greeting Cards, E Cards, Printables - City Guides - Clothes, Fashion - Shoes reviews - Mens/Womens Boots - Crafts - Education/Writing - Electronics, iPods, Cameras, Computers, TV, DVD - Finance, Money, Banking, Investing, Insurance - Foods/Recipes - Free Stuff - Games/Toys - Home Stuff - Humor/Fun - Jewelry - Legal/Lawyers - Mechanical, Parts, Home Repair - Music - News Web Sites - Public Speaking - Real Estate, Homes, Land, Apartments - Restaurant Guide - Search Engine Web Sites - Small Business/Wholesale - Sports/Fitness - Weight Lifting - Weight Loss, Losing Weight - T-Shirts - Toys, Kid Games, Dolls - Travel/Vacations/Holidays - Web Design, Marketing, Traffic - Womens Dress, Fashion, Business

All information herein provided is for educational use only
Copyright 1999-2074, Pulse Media International, Brian Carter, MSci, LAc, Editor