K5

  • Pilates Plus IMT Improves Lung Function

    Researchers from Brazil are looking at the effects of combining Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT) with Pilates on lung function in elderly women. The reason for this is because ageing affects the respiratory system. In fact, it can change the composition of the...

  • S-Index assessment improves inspiratory muscle performance

    S-Index stands for Strength-Index. It is one of the POWERbreathe K-Series’ test modes. Its purpose is to calculate inspiratory muscle strength based upon peak inspiratory flow. Peak Inspiratory Flow (PIF) We can evaluate improvements in inspiratory muscle strength...

  • Metaboreflex & Performance in Elite Female Soccer

    ECSS is the European College of Sport Science (ECSS). Part of its purpose is to promote junior scientists and foster state-of-the-art research. And in order to do this, ECSS have created the Young Investigators Award (YIA). This award-winning research, presented...

  • Para-Cyclist Leon Selva and POWERbreathe

    We recently met up with para-cyclist Leon Selva at his home earlier in November. Leon is training hard with the intention of competing in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Para-cyclist Leon As a result of a terrible accident and with a positive frame of mind, Leon...

  • POWERbreathe K5 on the table in BBC TV Programme

    ‘Bang Goes the Theory’ is a BBC TV programme that investigates the science behind the headlines, and on Monday 22nd April Jem Stansfield tested out the very latest in self-monitoring gadgets as he investigated the world of self-tracking. On the table was our...

  • 93-Year-Old Now Able to Inhale Medication After Using POWERbreathe K5

    A physiotherapist in Brazil spoke to us of a 93-year-old patient, sadly unable to inhale medication she desperately needs for a medical issue. Paulo, her physio, explains how her breathing muscles are so weak due to her illness. Consequently, her weak breathing...

  • POWERbreathe on tour - in Brazil

    Our very own Duncan is visiting our POWERbreathe friends in Brazil and has just sent us this little update… A long journey yesterday. Got to bed at midnight UK time having left home at 2-40 am UK time. Flight was on time and no problems although I find it hard...

  • POWERbreathe activities in the Czech Republic

    Over in the Czech Republic our POWERbreathe distributors for the Czech Republic & Slovakia (Truconnexion) had a booth at a cycling marathon event in Teplice with 450 racers on Saturday 11th August where they did demo’s with the K5 and also held a competition...

  • POWERbreathe Desford Sprint Triathlon, 12th August

    Racetime Events first ran this event in 2011, and this year are back with a great new headline sponsor- POWERbreathe. POWERbreathe are the world’s number 1 breathing trainer and are a new sponsor for 2012. We will be at the event to showcase our range of...