About ICON Health & Fitness Founded in 1977, ICON is dedicated to changing lives with fitness innovation. The company originally entered the health and fitness industry with the manufacturing of treadmills before swiftly expanding their product line to include treadmills, exercise bikes, and home gyms. Now one of the largest manufacturers of fitness equipment in the world, ICON employs nearly 4,000 people in 11 locations around the world. In addition to manufacturing, the company performs its own marking, research, development and industrial design for all products. It is ISO 9001-certified, meeting the international standard of quality for manufacturers. With nearly 200 patents for innovations and new technology, ICON and its associated brands, including NordicTrack, EPIC, Proform, and Weslo, are committed to pushing the envelope and providing high-performance products.