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A treadmill is a device generally for walking or running while staying in the same place. ... Treadmills were invented in 1818 by an English engineer named Sir William Cubitt, son of a miller. Notin...

The History of the Treadmill | Life Fitness

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Apr 26, 2015 ... Today, the treadmill is the most popular piece of fitness equipment, found in ... British engineer William Cubitt invented the prison treadmill.

The Treadmill Was Invented as a Torture Device | Big Think

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Sep 29, 2015 ... 'Back in the 1800s, the forerunner to the treadmill was invented so prison inmates could make themselves useful by turning a large ...

The Treadmill Originated in Prisons | Mental Floss

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Jan 10, 2014 ... Exercising on a treadmill often feels like torture, and that's not exactly a coincidence.

The History Of The Treadmill - Medibank be. magazine

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Sep 30, 2013 ... No one knows for sure when the first treadmill was invented, but three basic types have been around since ye olde times. The most common ...

William Staub. Inventor of the treadmill. November 3, 1915. Died ...

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Jul 28, 2012 ... UP until two months ago William Staub was still using his trusty treadmill, a factor which no doubt contributed to his longevity.

Treadmills for Prisoners THE SHELF - Harvard University

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Mar 1, 2015 ... The actual invention of the treadmill, in 1818, by the Englishman William Cubit was meant for use in prisons as a correctional tool. Concerned ...

A Brief History of the Treadmill | Physical Culture Study

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Apr 1, 2015 ... When it comes to physical activity, the treadmill often feels like a form of cruel and unusual punishment. Well that's because it is. In the early ...

Engine of Terror – How Brixton Made the Treadmill Famous ...

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Jan 11, 2014 ... It was accompanied by a detailed description of this new form of punishment, christened the treadmill. The article was to be the catalyst for its ...

The Inventor of the Treadmill Passed Away, So You Can Stop ...

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Jul 25, 2012 ... To all you goofball exercisers who drive your giant honkin' SUVs to the gym to fart around on a piece of cardio equipment indoors on a sunny ...

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The Ancient And Surprising History Of The Treadmill, by @attendly

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Jul 3, 2015 ... How did the modern treadmill wheel its way into the fitness world's .... The invention of the modern day treadmill has helped millions of people ...

The Treadmill: A History 2016 | TreadmillReviews.net

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A treadmill can be looked at as an exercise machine that allows the user to stay in one ... In a historical sense, treadmills were invented in order to try to reform ...

RetroScience: The Surprising Origin Story of the Treadmill - Secret ...

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Apr 25, 2014 ... If you consider a treadmill to be a form of punishment, you're not alone. In fact, the engineer who created the treadmill had the same idea in the ...