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RayRunner / Treadmill


When people mature, they learn how to walk properly. Unfortunately their posture and moving behavior get worse, the more they grow up.
The aim was a nature inspired design that supports the impulse to run & fits perfectly to human movements while running barefoot.

Besides well-known technology like touch screens, the surfaces of the running belts are interactive. To add a playful aspect to the workout, you can choose between different set ups like clouds, grass, shopping malls… you can interact with while exercising.
Additionally, projections on the wall increase the feeling of being in such a surrounding and add more fun to the workout.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

Susanne Duswald,
Umeå Institute of Design