The Original Step was created in 1989 and has been sold in the US, Canada and around the world for over 20 years. Used by over 16,000 health clubs across the country, the Step fitness devices continues to work wonders for beginners and advanced steppers alike. The workout Step is the low-impact, high-intensity way to work your whole body without injury for a lifetime. The Step offers several new products to accompany The Original Health Club Step, like the Freestyle Step. This step has two tracks or grooves molded in that allow the Freestyle Step to be placed securely in the "incline" and "ramp" positions for advanced choreography. The Step has several different options that can be incorporated into your group fitness or home routines.