This week we take a look at technology and its impact in the fitness landscape - from virtual exercise classes to heart rate monitoring and progress tracking to your fitness goals. The extension of the group class phenomenon leveraging the scale of the internet offers consumers new and unique options for exercise. We will check out two front-runners in the space - Peloton and Mirror - and how they are innovating by leveraging connected devices and technology for on-demand and customized exercise classes. We have certainly evolved from the fitness classes via VHS tapes in the 1980s to some of the digital technology-infused workouts of today…
Virtual Fitness Classes
References and Links from Episode 39:
“Innovation is a good thing. The human condition is improving because of innovation."