The Aragonese invention “Happylegs”, patented as a global pioneering product in the European Union and United States has received a special award at Inpex 2013 as the best invention in the Health & Fitness category. This event, which took place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is considered the largest and most important international invention trade show held in America.
Happylegs is a motorised passive workout solution that moves a personʼs legs while seated. This movement, reactivating the circulation and return of blood to the heart. Its daily use prevents the development of cardiovascular diseases caused when people spend many hours sitting and without moving their legs (this can be seriously harmful to their health).
Its innovative system had a positive impact on both jurors and other international exhibitors, who have requested information about the product to in order to market it in their respective countries.
In addition, the Happylegs team drew attention to the fact that they received many compliments and great enthusiasm from the American press and other participants at Inpex 2013.
The event was attended by Gloria Galvez Perez, manager of Autoergon 2002 S.L., along with the Spanish Inventors Club. “In these trying times, this award has meant a great boost of vitality and optimism for the entire team of an SME like ours, which has been acknowledged for its effort and dedication in a country as powerful as the United States,” explained the Happylegs team, who concluded by saying, “All of us at Happylegs want to offer special encouragement to all Spanish SMEs to go abroad to prove their worth. The recognition of talent and quality is essential if we are to move forward with our companies.”
Since 2002, when Happylegs went on sale, it has been present in the most important points of sale of the Pharmacy and Orthopaedics channel, as well as La Tienda en Casa (a Spanish online and TV sales channel) and the El Corte Inglés website (considered to be the most important catalogue and online sales company in Spain, where we have been the “Best Seller” since 2008).
The Special Award was achieved thanks to two of the productʼs strengths: its originality and effectiveness endorsed and certified by cardiovascular health doctors, who verify improvements in the health and quality of life of their patients: Visit.
Happylegs is currently available in almost every country in Europe and the Middle East, and increasingly in USA, Russia and Southafrica, among others.