Tech Gear Helps People Of All Skill Levels Get In Shape And Stay Motivated

Highlights: 76 percent of consumers exercise alone without the guidance of exercise professionals. 54 percent of consumers cite a lack of motivation as being their main reason for not exercising. 37 percent of consumers anticipate purchasing a fitness technology in the next twelve months What are examples of those fitness technologies? Read more: http://www.centredaily.com/2011/05/19/2723925/tech-gear-helps-people-of-all.html#ixzz1N6l8os1Y  

Rehydrating after exercise

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Better Rehydrator http://www.ironmanmagazine.com/site/better-rehydrator/

Fish’n’Steps: Encouraging physical activity with an interactive computer game

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Interesting 2006 study on the motivational effects of linking physical activity (via pedometer) with an interactive video game. Direct link: http://www.isr.uci.edu/~lindtner/documents/Lin_FishnSteps2006.pdf (this will open the actual pdf file of the study).