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What do IHRSA associate members offer in wearable technology?

There are obviously countless fitness and activity trackers on the market, with scores of new ones every year. Just in the past two months a pair of IHRSA associate members launched new ones.

So, the million-dollar questions (and a big chunk of the market share) are, what is the difference from one to another and which one is best for you?

Long gone are the days where fitness trackers only monitor your steps and, possibly, the number of calories burned. Heart rate, sleep monitoring, quality of a workout and efficiency are among the offerings in many of the options.

Three IHRSA members have new and innovative products and platforms that are certainly considering when deciding on a piece of wearable technology. 

Read on to learn more about each.

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This Week in Fitness: What is the Most Sensual Exercise?

The Times of India lists the five most sensual exercises. Read about this and more in This Week in Fitness.

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This Week in Fitness: First Lady Betting Big on the Fitness Industry

Michelle Obama's Let's Move! campaign partners with the United States Tennis Association (USTA). Read about this and more in This Week in the Fitness Industry.

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