Power Breathe

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19/10/2002 at 20:02
Anyone convinced by this product???
19/10/2002 at 21:45
Good question. I'd considered buying one. Anyone use one?
20/10/2002 at 20:48
I am a mild Asthmatic, I've been using Powerbreathe for a couple of weeks. I think it's doing me some good but it's early days.
20/10/2002 at 21:08
Anyone else used it with positive results????
20/10/2002 at 22:19
Someone must be using one
21/10/2002 at 10:37
I have used the PowerBreathe for about 3 months now and I have quickly increased the level on it. How that translates into better performances over time is difficult to judge however I do find that if I use directly before I go running it makes a big difference with my breathing.

I do think that it is overpriced at £50 though.
21/10/2002 at 14:11
Yes but so much easier than speed sessions.
13/11/2002 at 00:51
What exactly is it?
13/11/2002 at 08:20
A device you breathe into to supposedly train the lungs???
13/11/2002 at 08:39
Yes me have one, and Im finding it a very good piece of equipment,use it AM and PM 30 breaths each time, and it can be hard work, depending on the level you have it set on.

I have also used it as a warm up device, to get the lungs going before a cold morning.

Since having the power breathe I have found my breathing to be alot easier.

Is it all in the mind........probably, but im happy with the product and I will continue to use it.
13/11/2002 at 11:01
Do you use it whilst running I wonder ?
13/11/2002 at 11:17
No before
15/11/2002 at 17:00
I've just ordered one of these today - wife and daughter both have mild asthma - and I thought it may help with my running. Will keep you posted.
cougie    pirate
15/11/2002 at 17:11
Wouldn't blowing balloons up be almost as good ?

(if not better - cheaper, plus you get balloons to play with ?)
16/11/2002 at 10:46
Too cheap and not gadget therefore has less appeal.
17/11/2002 at 21:14
So, what's the conclusion? Does powerbreathe suck?

Sorry, couldn't resist the obvious gag.
18/11/2002 at 11:22
I used one over the summer when I was a guinea pig for a phd student looking at inspiritory muscle strength in endurance cyclists and I definately want one for Christmas! They ain't cheap though -which I guess stops everyone using one and therefore giving you no advantage ;-)
18/11/2002 at 12:52
I think i am convinced and obviously want an easier way to run faster than doing all the training I keep missing
20/11/2002 at 21:00
I have just ordered one but have yet to recieve it. Surely you still need to do the speed training aswell? I thought it would create speed training easier and therefore you would be able to speed up until it hurts like before using it etc. I am hoping to see a difference in my PB's.
(A big difference for 50 quid)
20/11/2002 at 22:59
Of course you would really but i am an optomist and a gadget freak
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