Portable aerobic fitness monitor for walking and running

  • US 5,976,083 A
  • Filed: 07/30/1997
  • Issued: 11/02/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/30/1997
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
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1. A personal aerobic fitness monitoring device for assessing the aerobic fitness of an individual as the individual exercises, the aerobic fitness monitoring device comprising:

  • a pedometer for determining and outputting data representing the locomotion of the individual;

    a heart rate monitor for determining and outputting data representing the heart rate of the individual; and

    determination means for calculating the aerobic fitness of the individual as the individual exercises, the determination means using personal data provided by the individual in combination with the data outputs of the pedometer and the heart rate monitor to calculate the aerobic fitness of the individual during the course of a normal workout without the use of the execution or conduct of a prescribed and particular fitness assessment protocol.

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