Why Power Plate?
About Power Plate®
…actually it is rocket science…
Whole body vibration technology was ﬁrst used and researched in the former Soviet Union during the 1960’s to prepare their cosmonauts for space and to combat muscle atrophy.
The history of Power Plate is a story about exploring new frontiers and expanding what is known about exercise, health, and human potential. From space programs to elite athletes, wheelchair bound persons regaining the ability to walk, to the average exerciser; Power Plate offers safe and inclusive programming for both active and aging populations.
Acceleration training has crossed many thresholds, everything from rebuilding bone density to improving blood flow. Power Plate is accredited in over 120 countries spanning the genre of fitness, health, anti-aging, wellness, physiotherapy, rehabilitation, high performance, and professional athletics. The majority of professional sports teams use it as a standard training protocol, as well as coaches, trainers, scientists, doctors, and therapists.
Whole body vibration was first used by cosmonauts to combat muscle and bone loss caused by extended stays in zero gravity. Today, Power Plate has continued developing the technology to create products and training programs that deliver legendary performance for professional sports teams, medical facilities, health clubs, studios and individuals around the globe.
Power Plate’s vibrating platform triggers immediate contractions of working and stabilizing muscles, resulting in positive improvements in strength, balance, flexibility, postural control, circulation, and coordination. In addition, the harmonic vibration contributes to positive hormonal responses.
Using Power Plate will keep you revitalized in daily life. In just a few minutes, you can increase the sense of your well-being by performing simple stretches and easy movements to counter the negative effects of sedentary living.
Power Plate can help:
- Relief From Muscle Soreness
- Improve Circulation
- Build Bone Density
- Increase Strength
- Boost Energy and Hormonal Health
- Improve Flexibility, Balance, Range of Motion, and Coordination
- Reduce Stiffness and Fatigue
The Power Plate Difference
Power Plate is Class 1 US FDA-registered device.