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magazine 2013/1
Picture: Ronald Izoldi
It is certainly an extraordinary sight and not ex­
actly a typical use: a windsurfer wearing an ortho­
pedic back support while gliding over the waves.
Professional windsurfer Paulo dos Reis, 2012 Wind­
surf Formula One Design South American and World
Champion and leader of the Formula Windsurfing
Class 2010, likes using the LumboTrain in the sea
as well. After all, the fast-paced water­sport puts
huge pressure on the back and especially on the
lumbar spine. Several other windsurfers also rely
on the active support to stabilize the muscles in
the lumbar spine.
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