3 fitness game apps you’ll really want to downloadPosted: December 4, 2012
By Nicole Dyer, First Posted on Well and Good NYC
Socially networked fitness games for your phone are multiplying faster than fungus on a yoga mat. Why? Well, for starters, we’re all addicted to our phones.
Another reason: games on your phone can help alleviate workout tedium and be used to guide you through calisthenics anywhere—in the airport, your office cubicle, or the car (careful!).
But the real genius of these fitness apps may lie in the all-motivating power of peer pressure. Simply put, you’re more likely to exercise if your friends are tweeting you words of encouragement or posting their latest fitness accomplishments on Facebook.
Ready to put some muscle into your social network? Here are our three favorite social fitness apps, scored for creativity, practicality, cost, and a good burn. Join us in a workout, or chime in with recommendations of your own.