The Star Trac Pro Stepper provides the ultimate shock-absorbing comfort throughout the entire workout so you will be able to work out longer without the soreness and is able to accomplish this with its patented with Soft Trac Technology. The Star Trac Pro Stepper has support handrails and an Aero-Bar that runs over the display which aids in comfortable hand placement at every angle and allows you to stay balanced at all times. As with most of the Star Trac lineup in this series, a personal fan is installed, this provides fresh air and makes for a more comfortable workout. The Star Trac Pro Stepper also features the Famous Steps program which allows you to select from 9 famous landmarks from around the world including the Eiffel Tower, the Great Pyramid and the Empire State Building to keep you motivated during your workout. The unit’s quick start, Fat Burner, Multi-Stage Fitness Test and 2 heart rate programs will help keep you informed and motivated during every step of every work out.