Top 5 Free Fitness Apps to Keep You on Track in 2016!
New year, new me... Right? It's January and the most crowded month for your local gym across the street. But before you go head over there and join all the rest of the people on the fitness bandwagon, consider ditching the high prices of gym memberships for the top 5 free iphone apps that can help you get in shape during your own chosen time and wherever your desire. Lucky for you, I have a compiled a list of some of the best apps to get your back on, or even start, your fitness grind for 2016.
1. Zombies, Run!
Need some motivation? How about running from some human hungry zombies. What better way to get started on your fitness journey than to get a light jog or sprint haha in everyday? With this app, your daily run turns into live-action zombie video game. Instead of running alongside the streets of your neighborhood, you're being chased by zombies and it's your job to escape and collect points and supplies along the way.
2. PumpUp App
Sometimes you need extra encouragement without having to bug your friends for validation that your PRs are impressive-- so this is where PumpUp app comes into play. It combines the features of a social media app with characteristics of a personal trainer. You can post progress photos and motivate other users, or even customize a workout to fit exactly to your liking.
Counting calories and tracking your meals has never been easier than doing so with the my fitness pal app. You can log all meals by searching the food items, inputing your own recipes, or even scanning the barcode of the package and see if you're meeting your daily nutrition goals. By using this app, you instantly become more aware of what you're putting into your body and help keep a more healthy lifestyle.
4. The FIT App
Ever need a workout partner on short (or long) notice? Perfect. The Fit App does just that. With a quick Fit Match, you can head on to your favorite yoga class or pick-up basketball game with someone nearby who loves it just as much as you do. The fit app compliments classpass, fitbit, jawbone apps, underarmour apps, nike apps, and any exercise. Give yourself that extra push by working out with a partner. It keeps you on track and is way more fun than working out on your own!
5. Charity Miles
We love this app because well, you guessed it, it supports your favorite charity. Sign up , get sponsored and earn money for your charity when you workout!