Self-Assisted and contained pull-up vest system
The present invention preferably relates to a self-activated lifting technology and postural compliance lift-assistance device that enable the wearer to perform bodyweight exercises in an assisted fashion while performing various related exercises thereby providing a lift-assistance device that conforms with best practices for performing a range of exercises related to bodyweight resistance.
What is Claimed Is:
1. A Chin-up/Pull up-assistance device comprising:
i) a load redirection mechanism (LRDM), for transferring the load from fully extended hang position from the lifting point over the shoulders and down to one or more points on the torso;
ii) Vest support wearable vest that transfer and distributes load evenly throughout torso
iii) Embedded Mechanical Pulley System ("EMPS"), for coupling increased loading on the load-transfer means into increasing engagement into load bearing device.