Bowflex Is Excellent Exercise Equipment But They Have Lousy Customer Service

by Rick Graves
(St. Catharines, Ontario)

I purchased the Bowflex Extreme 2 which, at the time, was the top of the line exercise equipment.

This was an over the phone purchase in which we requested the top of the line with EVERYTHING included.(ab attachment, mat, video etc. as seen on T.V.) We were advised to order right away as prices would be increasing and shipping time would rise considerably if we waited at all.

As an additional incentive we were offered free shipping on another 100 lbs. in weight to do so and agreed. Over 1 yr. later, after numerous rude and frustrating phone calls we have still not received our order completely.

I strongly urge anyone wanting a bowflex not to order direct, but rather purchase through local dealers. The cost is usually close, sometimes lower when shipping is factored in. Once you order direct, it is almost impossible to return.(Brings new meaning to, "always read the fine print").

For just over $3,200.00, one would think such a large company would give the customer a couple parts, probably around $50-100 their cost to satisfy them and receive positive referrals in return. But what am I thinking, that might be money off someone commission.

Comments...

by Kathy (Canada)

I purchased a BowFlex Xtreme 2 after I shattered my femur skiing. I knew I would need a lot of exercising to get back to normal. Due to the injury I was not able to exercise for over a year.

Having the bowflex in my basement has been a blessing, I use it every other day and it is helping my leg get stronger. I plan on trying skiing again this winter, I still have about 2 months to do exercises before the slopes open.

I think using the bowflex has really help strengthen my leg. When you break your femur you also cause injury to your muscles and with my bowflex I am working these muscles hard and getting them strong again.

I would recommend the bowflex to others.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Bowflex Xtreme 2.

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page.

Don't Forget...

Please click the "Facebook" and "Google +" buttons above and to the left to let all your friends know about this page and website. Please also consider using the additional Social Sharing Buttons just above and to the left. Thank you

Recent Articles

  1. A Bowflex Sport Review

    Depending on your goals and preferences the bowflex sport may just be what you are looking for. However it also may turn out to be a total waste of money. Here is what we mean...

    Read More

  2. 5 components of Physical Fitness Defined

    How do the 5 components of physical fitness relate to your best anti aging options? What you need to know about improving your fitness levels.

    Read More

  3. Anti Aging Skincare Products

    Get informed about the best anti aging skincare products and what to do about achieving a youthful appearance. Learn how to identify aging issues and take action with the best anti aging options possi…

    Read More

  4. Exercises For Triceps Muscles

    You can do many exercises for triceps muscles either on machines or with free weights. What triceps exercise is best? The answer may surprise you. Learn how to construct an effective triceps workout.

    Read More

  5. Your Best Shoulder Exercises

    You need the best shoulder exercises that will safely provide you with the benefits you want. Shoulder strengthening exercises and shoulder mobility exercises go together. Learn how to do shoulder pai…

    Read More

  6. Build Bodybuilding Calves

    You can easily build bodybuilding calves but it requires many exercise techniques. Everything from donkey, straight leg, seated calf raises and some unique exercises for calves are needed to grow big…

    Read More

  7. Best Lower Ab Exercises

    Using unique lower ab exercises you can have well-developed abs but there is more to it than doing a few lower abdominal exercises now and then. Learn the secrets of great abs.

    Read More