A recumbent exercise bike has immense benefits but its most important advantage is that it highly supports the lower back due to which many patients who have problems related to cardiovascular can easily use it. Through the reclined position the spinal cord of a user remain relaxed and a user feel very light after riding on it. Recumbent exercise bike can affect many muscles but especially lower body muscles are targeted by it such as Gluts commonly knows as the muscles of your buttocks, Calves- the back side of your leg under the knee which is mostly made up of flesh, Quads and hamstrings; the frontal and the back part of thigh respectively and the abdominal muscles which is a huge problem of the compensatory world.
Abdominal muscles is a huge worry of almost every one but due to the hard workouts no one bothers to get those muscles in shape. But recumbent exercise bike has solved all these problems as a user can easily get rid of the extra muscles along the abdominal area simply with a use of recumbent bike.
Calves is a most fleshy part of human body and many soft muscles are present in it. Every single rotation of your feet on the pedal make the calves muscles to work.
Like calves glut is also a fleshy part where immense muscles are present. Whenever you straight your leg and get into the motion the gluts muscles start working. The extension of leg make these muscles a tension due to which these muscles start to work.
Quads and Hamstrings are associated with each other both the muscles started to work along with gluts when you use a recumbent exercise bike. Hamstrings are the opposing muscle of quads muscles and the main function of Hamstring is to flex the knee. Here is great YouTube video. Watch it out.