Fitness

Popular Fitness App Runkeeper Acquired by Sportswear Maker ASICS

12 February 2016 - 1:19pm
As for the near future, Runkeeper says that there will be no major changes, and users can expect the app to continue working as it does now. Sports brand Asics has acquired fitness app Runkeeper for an undisclosed figure. The specifics of the integration ...
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Intex FitRist Fitness Band Launched, Priced at Rs. 999

12 February 2016 - 12:14pm
India-based electronics company Intex has finally launched its latest fitness band called FitRist in its home country. According to IBN Live, the fitness smart band is priced at Rs. 999 (approximately $15) and is exclusively available on online retail ...
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Fitness Valentine Date Ideas

12 February 2016 - 11:07am
Don't bother with generic Valentine's Day dates this year – make things personal and tailor your date to your valentine. Does your date fall into any of these categories? Here are a few tips to make this year's date extra speical. If the race is around ...
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The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Talks Fitness, His Rabidly Loyal Fan Base, and the Fate of Daryl Dixon

12 February 2016 - 10:29am
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is a preview-only version of Norman Reedus' cover story in the MARCH 2016 issue of Men's Fitness. For the full story, including exclusive content, download the new digital edition >>> It's a warm fall evening in New York City's West ...
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Popular Fitness App Runkeeper Acquired by Sportswear Maker ASICS

12 February 2016 - 8:57am
As for the near future, Runkeeper says that there will be no major changes, and users can expect the app to continue working as it does now. Sports brand Asics has acquired fitness app Runkeeper for an undisclosed figure. The specifics of the integration ...
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Runkeeper Becomes Next Mobile Fitness App To Get Acquired By An Athletics Company (This Time It's ASICS)

12 February 2016 - 7:32am
A number of fitness-oriented apps popped up over the past few years and attracted users with ways to track their workouts. Whether it's counting calories or mapping out runs, people have embraced the concept by the millions. Athletic companies have picked ...
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Work out with Fitness Blender’s Daniel and Kelli Segars IRL

12 February 2016 - 5:31am
Daniel and Kelli Segars, the married couple behind the mega-popular YouTube channel (2.8 million subscribers and counting) and website Fitness Blender, are holding a workout on Feb. 19 at Fred Wildlife Refuge, on Capitol Hill. A limited number of tickets ...
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Fitness Friday: Shadow boxing, Krav Maga

12 February 2016 - 5:12am
Statistics show only 8 percent of people who set goals for the new year stick to them. If you've fallen off track, ABC7 will help you get back on. This week is about having fun and blowing off steam.
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Boston-based fitness app RunKeeper sold to Asics

12 February 2016 - 5:12am
In fact if anything, it sounds like ASICS has plans on adding new features, services, and content to FitnessKeeper's apps, so users will want to keep an eye out for it. "Partnering with ASICS to fulfill this vision together makes a ton of sense".
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Better Fitness In Middle Age May Stop This Organ From Shrinking

12 February 2016 - 4:52am
Couch potatoes, beware. A new study says that being out of shape can have some serious ramifications later in life -- and it's scarier than just a growing waistline. Researchers analyzed data from the long-running Framingham Heart Study, to look at the ...
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Better Fitness In Middle Age May Stop This Organ From Shrinking

12 February 2016 - 4:52am
Couch potatoes, beware. A new study says that being out of shape can have some serious ramifications later in life -- and it's scarier than just a growing waistline. Researchers analyzed data from the long-running Framingham Heart Study, to look at the ...
Categories: News

Better Fitness In Middle Age May Stop This Organ From Shrinking

12 February 2016 - 4:52am
Couch potatoes, beware. A new study says that being out of shape can have some serious ramifications later in life -- and it's scarier than just a growing waistline. Researchers analyzed data from the long-running Framingham Heart Study, to look at the ...
Categories: News

Planet Fitness Welcomes Danni Allen, Season 14 Winner of NBC's The Biggest Loser

12 February 2016 - 4:45am
Reality TV star Danni Allen, The Biggest Loser winner of Season 14, will be attending the grand opening on February 16 from 5-7 p.m. Danni will be there to talk about how she lost weight and share the fitness tips that helped her win The Biggest Loser.
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Planet Fitness Welcomes Danni Allen, Season 14 Winner of NBC's The Biggest Loser

12 February 2016 - 4:45am
Reality TV star Danni Allen, The Biggest Loser winner of Season 14, will be attending the grand opening on February 16 from 5-7 p.m. Danni will be there to talk about how she lost weight and share the fitness tips that helped her win The Biggest Loser.
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Planet Fitness Welcomes Danni Allen, Season 14 Winner of NBC's The Biggest Loser

12 February 2016 - 4:45am
Reality TV star Danni Allen, The Biggest Loser winner of Season 14, will be attending the grand opening on February 16 from 5-7 p.m. Danni will be there to talk about how she lost weight and share the fitness tips that helped her win The Biggest Loser.
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Fitness Fun Fair for Kids planned in Aurora

12 February 2016 - 4:10am
Families and children are invited to the Vaughan Athletic Center in Aurora Feb. 20, when the Fox Valley Park District will stage its annual Fitness Fun Fair for Kids. The educational and interactive event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is free to all who ...
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Popular fitness app Runkeeper to be acquired by Asics

12 February 2016 - 3:13am
The consolidation of fitness apps continues. Runkeeper on Friday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Japanese footwear manufacturer Asics. The popular fitness app is the latest to be bought by a large athletic ...
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Popular fitness app Runkeeper to be acquired by Asics

12 February 2016 - 3:13am
The consolidation of fitness apps continues. Runkeeper on Friday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Japanese footwear manufacturer Asics. The popular fitness app is