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So, you’re looking for a treadmill for your home, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday are in a few weeks. Do you buy the treadmill now or wait to see if you can score a deal?
There’s no doubt that buying on Black Friday or Cyber Monday can save you money, but there are a few things to keep in mind before you wait to purchase a treadmill that weekend. Head over to our Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals page to see which brands and equipment we expect will be having deals, and check back because we will be updating this list throughout the month as we get new information on deals and sales that are happening.
What Is Black Friday & Cyber Monday?
Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving when most people start their holiday shopping. It is the biggest day of the year for retailers, and most participate by providing discounts to their customers. Some companies might limit their sales to Black Friday, while others extend them through the weekend to Cyber Monday.
Other brands even extend their discounts for a few days or weeks before or after that. Typically in the past, Black Friday has been the day for deals to be found in stores and online whereas Cyber Monday (the Monday after Black Friday) has offered sales strictly online.
When Black Friday ends and Cyber Monday starts it has been getting more and more blurred. So, what does this mean if you are in the market for a treadmill?
Buying A Treadmill On Black Friday or Cyber Monday
First off, you need to research which brand and model treadmill you want before Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Once you have your treadmill picked out, you can see if the brand might be having discounts in the coming weeks. We’ve compiled a list of brands to look out for, for deals here. (Link to blog: What brands have BF deals)
Last year we saw model-year closeout deals on the NordicTrack Commercial 1750 Treadmill and Commercial x22i Incline Treadmill as well as $50 – $200 off specific treadmill models from Horizon. We’ve also seen incredible savings from Sole Fitness and ProForm in previous years, too.
If you wait to buy during Black Friday/Cyber Monday be aware that the treadmill might sell out quickly. So, you’ll need to act fast and know that it could be a little bit of a gamble to get your treadmill. You should also check between now and Black Friday to see if the brand offers any sales beforehand.
I’d say if you have your heart set on a specific brand/model and it is predicted based on previous years that the company might not offer much for discounts, if any, then I would consider buying it now. If you’re more flexible on the brand or model though, Black Friday/Cyber Monday could be the best time to buy a treadmill and save big.
Why Buy A Treadmill On Black Friday Or Cyber Monday?
Buying a treadmill on Black Friday or Cyber Monday usually comes with big savings. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to purchase a treadmill, exercise bike, or other home gym equipment to save money on a big purchase. It’s also a great option to get moving and stay healthy at home at a more affordable cost than any other time during the year. We usually see the biggest deals on home gym equipment, especially treadmills, over the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend. You don’t want to miss these savings.