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Ton Ewals / MANTIS Fitness Vehicle

Ton Ewals
Ton Ewals

Many people go to the gym to get into shape. This process has great results in the long run but in the short term we don’t see a direct effect. This often leads to a loss in motivation.
Why should we waste our energy on products that do not give us any direct result of our effort?
MANTIS gets people to work on their stamina and strength while having the fun of driving. It gives immediate feedback of the user’s effort in the form of transportation which improves the motivation. Its rider can adapt his moves to the muscles that need training.
Working out becomes a fun and easy-to-maintain activity that is worth twice the effort

University

Design Academy Eindhoven

Design Academy Eindhoven
Eindhoven, Netherlands

Ton Ewals,
Design Academy Eindhoven