Burn calories while sitting at your desk with this mini elliptical machine

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Have plans to run every morning before work? Or perhaps you told yourself you'd head to the gym on your way home from the office. As good as your intentions are, time doesn't always permit you to get those little workouts in during the week, but with summer just around the corner, perhaps it's time to turn to alternative methods to get those extra steps in.

Whether you're stuck for hours behind your desk or simply want to hang out on the couch for a while, this FlexStride Pedal Exerciser is a great way to get your blood flowing without you having to get out of your seat. Boasting an impressive 4.7 out of 5 stars on Amazon with over 2,000 reviews, this little gadget is changing the way people squeeze in workouts.

With its built-in handle, the FlexStride Pedal Exerciser is meant to go with you anywhere, whether it's from room to room at home or to and from the office. Offering eight different resistance levels, you can easily challenge yourself with varying degrees of difficulty, helping you to burn calories, boost your metabolism, and even ease stress. It even boasts wide pedals designed to help you work on core strength and improve muscle tone.

Even if you've never used anything like this before, this pedal exerciser is super easy to use, and you'll easily fit it into your everyday routine. Thanks to its LCD screen, you can track your progress to see how many strides per minute you're making, great for bragging about to coworkers on your lunch break. The tool is also great for using as a warmup or cool down before and after workouts, improving your athletic performance.

Get that blood moving with the FlexStride Pedal Exerciser, now 33% off at just $179.99, down from $269.

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