Many athletes and fitness enthusiasts are skeptical about this badass mask that resembles Bane from Dark Knight.
Let us answer your frequently asked questions about training with the altitude mask to improve physical endurance.
What is an altitude training mask?
This ready to wear mask simulates the effect of training at a high altitude. Training at high altitudes is a popular way for serious fitness buffs and competitive athletes to increase their stamina and performance.
Does the mask change my surrounding environment?
No, the mask imitates the breathing resistance experienced when training at high altitude, it does not change the altitude of your surroundings.
What are the advantages of training at a simulated altitude?
Simulated altitude training improves endurance, recovery time, weight loss and increases red blood cells. Mental focus and lung capacity are increased, meaning you can workout harder and for longer.
How does it work?
The training mask has a flux valve system that forces you to breathe slower and deeper, filling your lungs with more oxygen and increasing your V02 Max .
What is my V02 Max?
Your VO2 Max is the highest amount of oxygen your body can use in one minute.
At what height can I train?
Altitude settings range from 3000ft to 18 000ft.
Which type of athletes can benefit from training at a high altitude?
Every athlete! Previously Navy SEAL teams, cyclists, mountaineers, professional Olympians, UFC fighters, swimmers and triathletes were using the training mask. Now it is available to everyone dedicated to pushing their stamina and fitness to their peak.