Robbie Fowler has personalised his Balance Board
UK scooter with 'FOWLER 9'
The balance board
technology, if used wisely and in combination with other approaches such as Yoga, Alexander Technique, perhaps even Aikido, may prove to be a useful tool in our continued journey to become the musicians we strive to be.
Reliability of an inexpensive and portable dynamic weight bearing asymmetry assessment system incorporating dual Nintendo Wii Balance Boards
With all the media buzz, I decided to personally purchase the Nintendo Wii game console and Wii Fit, which included the balance board
, for a total of $300.
While there are silicone sleeves and mats for the Balance Board
already, they don't offer the level of comfort needed for workouts that require excessive standing or sitting positions.
A DDR version about to be released uses Wii balance boards
and wands to track players' movements to determine how well they are performing to music.
For among the parallel bars, exercise bike and treatment beds there's now a Nintendo Wii games console complete with a Wii Fit balance board
Get in shape with this fab console and balance board
99) comes packaged with the Wii Balance Board
accessory, a precisely engineered platform that senses both weight and shifts in movement and balance.
Nintendo's Wii system is famous for getting people off the couch to play its tennis and bowling games; now the company aims to introduce users to yoga moves, ab crunches and push-ups, all performed atop the new Wii Balance Board
, as the platform is called.
It was only a matter of time before someone stepped in and said, "That's good, but we can make it better by having the athlete stand on a balance board
to better simulate a ground-based activity.
The ballot measure, Measure F, was approved by voters in 1990 to balance board
representation during a time when the board majority was held by Boron business people, residents had said.
I like doing Theraband exercises and using the balance board
to get my lower legs warmed up.
The program involves having a child watch a video which sets up tasks, such as tossing balls at a target or tapping a hanging ball while standing on a balance board
exercises may also increase knee position awareness, though studies reveal mixed results.