This device helps you stretch out the upper spine and improve flexibility in stiff hunched backs. A back stretching device for counteracting the effects of hunching at a desk all day. Free up your upper spine during times of back, neck and chest pain.
NZ$89.00 including GST
NZ$77.39 excluding GST
The human body was not designed to sit down all day infront of a computer, television or desk. If your posture is less than perfect when you sit as a desk you may notice back and neck pain from being hunched over all day.
As seen on:
Supports good posture
Supports flexibility in the spine
Helps open up the chest
Perfect for people who sit hunched over a desk all day
Easy to use on the floor or in your seat
Can be used as a wobble board for ankle injuries.
Supports the body during times of upper chest pain, neck pain and headaches associated with hunching over a desk
Use for a few minutes each night to relax the spine
Made of super strong super strong polycarbonate inner with a rubber outer
Can be used sitting in a chair or car in between the shoulder blades
Stretch out your back in just a few minutes a day
A cheaper alternative then getting regular massages
Made by a kiwi physio
Also acts as a calf stretching device
What do I get in the box?
Your back pod
Stretch and strengthening exercises
Information about posture
Massage techniques for sore necks and backs
How do I use it?
See the product videos tab for detailed instructions:
To start off you want to introduce some pillows under the neck
Place the device under your body in the middle of shoulder blades
Place your arms behind your head on the pillows so you can relax.
This helps stretch your spine in the opposite direction to how it has been bend forward all day.
Hold each position on the back pod for 30 seconds, you can wriggle around to work the back pod over the whole area and assist stretching and help loosen things up.
Use for a few minutes each night to relax the spine.
This product recently featured on the Good Morning Show and on One News in New Zealand where the developer Steve August New Zealand physio talked through some of the issues kiwis face with their posture when they sit at a desk all day.
It's tremendously unlikely. The inner transparent electric-blue core of the Backpod is made of polycarbonate, and is so strong you could probably drive a small car over it. The apple-green flexible outer is made of Santoprene which is a surgical rubber-type material approved for use in hospitals - it will just bounce back again from any impact.
Who would this be good for:
Anyone who sits at a desk all day for work
Students studying and hovering over their phone all day.
People with a hunch or poor posture
People who experices upper back pain, neck or chest pain.
Makes a great gift for dads, brothers or boyfriends who are hard to shop for.
Buy now for yourself or give as a gift to anyone that sits or hunches over a desk or phone all day.
Details of the product above will be automatically included with your enquiry.
Please Note: For immediate and prompt service please call us on 0800 243 866 during our opening hours. For online enquiries, using the Enquiry Form shown above, please note we may take up to 3 business days to respond.
Mobility Centre supplies and services New Zealand wide. Being located in Lower Hutt, we primarily service the lower North Island. This includes the greater Wellington region including Wellington City, Porirua, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, Kapiti Coast and the Wairarapa