WOODWAY PATENT RULED INFRINGED BY MANUFACTURER FOR NON-MOTORIZED TREADMILL

WAUKESHA, WI, November 7, 2017 – WOODWAY USA, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of treadmills and other health, fitness, and rehabilitation equipment, announced today that a federal Connecticut court ruled that the TrueForm Runner treadmill sold by Samsara Fitness, LLC infringes WOODWAY’s patent, U.S. Patent No. 9,039,580.

The case is ongoing and WOODWAY is seeking an order from the Court enjoining Samsara Fitness from selling the TrueForm Runner treadmill along with monetary damages, among other things. The litigation is pending in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, Case No. 3:15-cv-01665-JCH.

Multiple patents, including U.S. Patent No. 9,039,580, protect WOODWAY’s line of non- motorized CURVE treadmills.

Eric Weber, Director of Sales and Marketing, states, “We take immense pride in the innovations we have developed and integrated into our products and are committed to proactively securing and enforcing our patent protection for these innovations. We will continue to vigorously protect WOODWAY’s intellectual property and inventions.” For more information or media requests, please contact Eric Weber at (800) WOODWAY, or our legal counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP, at 414.319.7324.