Treadmill

Hello,

I would like to buy a treadmill and I am researching which treadmill to buy. My main concern is the shock absorption of the treadmill. I have heard people say that running ruins the knees. I would not choose not to run because I heard this, but I am concerned about the shcok abosrption of the treadmill which I am going to buy.
I saw that sears has a NordicTrack Treadmill, C2255 on sale for $699. I also went to GymSource and looked at a True PS300, a True 5, and a true 5.4 for a lot more money, and also a Cybex for thousands of dollars. I am interested in knowing whether if I spend a lot more money if I am going to get better shock absorption. I am also interested in knowing how the shock absorption of those treadmills compare to each other.
Is there a rating system for the shock abosorption of different treadmills? Is it important for me to look for shock absorption in treamills?

Thank you so much.
Kenneth Lichtenstein

Posted By Kenneth on May 11, 2007 at 14:48:14:

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