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Old 02-01-09, 03:04 PM   #1
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fans with a trainer?

Ok so I've seen lots of pics of people who use a fan thile riding on rollers to create resistance, does the same principle work for a regular trainer?
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If you're meaning the little round fan attachments that go on the end of the roller, then yes, a similar fan would work for a regular trainer.

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