Essential Apps to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

It’s that time of year when we make our resolutions for the upcoming year. Hit the ground running in 2016 with these apps.

Run Like the Wind (or Forrest Gump)…

  • Nike+ Running (Free) – The Nike+ Running app lets you track your runs regardless of your skill level and offers users coaching, progress tracking and more. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.
  • Map My Run+ ($2.99) – The name is a bit misleading. In addition to being great run tracking app, this Under Armour app will let you log and record 600+ different activities including running, cycling, walking, gym workouts, cross training, yoga and more. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.
  • Zombies, Run! (Free) – There is no better motivation than brain eating zombies nipping at your heels. Make every run an adventure! Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.

 Workout More…

  • Gorilla Workout ($0.99) – Make your workout into a video game with 40+ body-weight exercises (push ups, squats, burpees). Easy to follow daily workout regimens with hundreds of unique routines. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.
  • 7 Minute Workout Challenge ($2.99) – This app offers 12 simple exercises performed for 30 seconds each with 10 second rest intervals (a little more than 7 minutes). Who doesn’t have 7 minutes for their health? Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.

 Stretch Your Body and Soothe Your Soul…

  • Yoga Studio (Free) – We still love this app with its great choice of HD yoga and meditation classes perfect for beginners and experts.
  • Pocket Yoga ($2.99) – A yoga studio in your pocket with 27 different sessions of varying difficulty. Voice instructions guide yogis of all skill levels through every pose. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.

Eat Better…

  • MyFitnessPal (Free) – This is one of the best and easiest to use apps to track your diet and exercises. Easily access/input your meal and calorie information in app or online. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.
  • Weight Watchers Mobile (Join Free) – Weight Watchers has been the big name in weight loss over the years. Now WW and Oprah are hitting the market with a redesigned online calories and activity tracker that is accessible from your mobile and computers browsers.
  • Yummly Recipes and Recipe Box (Free) – Search, store and cook with thousands of recipes available for free on your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Apple Watch. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.
  • Food Network (Free) – Access your favorite Food Network chefs and cook thousands of their most popular recipes. Works with Apple Watch and Health Kit.

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