CycleOps Classic Mag Trainer review

Ideal entry-level turbo trainer

Our rating 
5.0 out of 5 star rating 5.0
GBP £160.00 RRP | AUD $239.95 | USD $219.00
CycleOps Classic Mag Trainer

Our review

Great value turbo trainer for beginners, with the lack of remote the only minor issue
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A budget turbo trainer that’s fit for purpose, the CycleOps Classic Mag is an ideal entry-level turbo. It has five resistance settings which are not adjustable remotely, but you can still use your gears like you would on the road. 

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We found the lowest two settings would suit most riders, and maintaining a decent cadence wasn’t a problem – it gave a surprisingly good rolling feel. 

We had no slip when sprinting and time to a standstill from a max effort was 16 seconds on the lowest resistance setting. For a little extra motivation, it comes with a Race Day DVD to help your training programme.

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This article was originally published in Triathlon Plus magazine, available on Zinio.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Classic Mag Trainer (13)
Brand CycleOps

Features * Adjustable Resistance *Noise Level: Quiet *PC Required *Q/R Included *Remote Adjuster *Resistance: Magnetic
Turbo Trainer Type Magnetic