LeMond Revolution review

Smooth and lifelike resistance trainer

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
£450.00 RRP
LeMond Revolution resistance trainer

Our review

No tyre wear, and great if you want a smooth 'road' feel, but very loud
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We tested this trainer in 2011, but it’s now available without a cassette. Here it works off a belt-driven fan that effectively replaces your rear wheel, eliminating the problem of tyre wear. All resistance is provided through your gears. 

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The trainer is very smooth and feels incredibly lifelike to ride, but is also incredibly loud, like most air trainers. It’s not something you’ll wear out in a hurry either as it’s very solidly built. 

For an extra £300 you can buy the LeMond Power Pilot, a power meter with downloadable data designed specifically for this trainer.

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This article was originally published in Cycling Plus magazine, available on Apple Newsstand and Zinio.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Revolution trainer (12)
Brand LeMond

Description *RESISTANCE TYPE Air *SPRINT TO STANDSTILL 75 seconds *SET-UP TIME 2 minutes *NOISE Loud