Star Trac And Mad Dogg Athletics Introduces First Belt Driven Spinner Bike Called The Spinner NXT Black Belt

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Star Trac, a fitness industry leader focused on relationships, solutions and innovation, adds to the industry-leading line of indoor cycling bikes with the first-ever belt driven Spinner® NXT Black Belt™. Built on the same industry leading design platform as the Spinner NXT, the new option offers fitness facilities and users a quiet, smooth, belt driven ride backed by all of the innovation, benefits, and brand leadership of the Spinning® program.

“In an ongoing effort to provide comprehensive fitness solutions, Star Trac and Spinning recognized an opportunity to deliver the Spinning experience to those in the group cycle community who prefer the unique ride offered by a belt driven bike,” explains Vice President of Marketing Jeff Dilts. “With the Spinner NXT Black Belt, users can now have options including a smooth, quiet belt driven bike and the original, authentic road bike feel of the chain driven Spinner bikes. Our goal is to package the right group cycling design options with the one of a kind, market leading Spinning experience.”

The Spinner NXT Black Belt combines a Poly-V belt in conjunction with the Star Trac patent pending drive train and pedal system which exceeds the industry standards for group cycles. The Spinner NXT Black Belt also offers the same user focused features that Spinning enthusiasts expect from our entire Spinner bike product line, including optimal bike fit ergonomics, authentic rider biomechanics and unparalleled safety and reliability, all backed by the industry’s best and most comprehensive education and support network available today. 

Star Trac and Mad Dogg Athletics continue to lead in the global group cycling market with products and programs that demonstrate innovation and deliver solutions that help our customers.

About Star Trac

Star Trac’s mission is to provide products, programs and solutions to mold lifelong habits for health and fitness. Its user-focused product innovations are reflected in the complete line of cardiovascular, strength and group exercise products.

The company offers a comprehensive product portfolio with varied feature options and multiple price points to meet the needs of any complete facility design. Star Trac is a total equipment solution provider but also prides itself on its “only at Star Trac” patented and unique offerings that are exclusive to the company and not offered by competitive companies.  From the revolutionary cardiovascular Star Trac Coach® featured on Treadmills to strength innovations like Lock N Load® a innovative weight selection system to the industry leading group exercise solutions like Spinning® and BoxMaster®,  Star Trac continues to be innovative and create products that differentiate.

Star Trac’s dedicated global team is committed to providing the highest level of service to their customers through committed long lasting relationships. The team is focused on consultative approach and finding solutions that will help customers grow their businesses, increase revenue and improve member retention. Star Trac will continue to innovate with products that are distinctive in their aesthetics, approachable and friendly in their design, intuitive in their navigation, motivational in their use and rewarding in their outcomes.

The vision of the company is to increase the number of people who adopt a healthy and active lifestyle by lowering the barriers and improving the experience and results.  Today, more than four million people in over 75 countries use Star Trac exercise equipment daily, enjoying its unparalleled functionality and style. For more information about Star Trac contact 877.782.7872 or visit

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