Is spin bike good for weight loss?
Indoor cycling classes are a great way to burn calories. Depending on the difficulty and duration of the class, you can burn 400 to 600 calories per class. You’ll have to attend classes three to six times per week to see weight loss results.
What is the difference between a spin bike and a regular exercise bike?
Spin bikes or indoor cycles are designed to more closely mimic the riding position of an outdoor bike, such that you’re leaning forward more. Stationary bikes are more upright and have a less aggressive riding position. The pedal stroke is also supposed to feel more realistic on a spin bike versus a stationary bike.
Is spinning better than cycling?
While the researchers acknowledged that there was no difference between spinning and cycling when it came to weight loss, this did find that spinning had greater effects on physical fitness, body fat percentage, and body mass index (BMI).