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GymKit Articles

'Apple Watch Connected' Program Will Offer Rewards for Working Out at Participating Gyms

Thursday January 23, 2020 5:10 am PST by
Apple today announced the launch of a new Apple Watch Connected program that should benefit both gyms and gym-goers. The program will reward gym-goers for using an Apple Watch to track their workouts, with incentives varying by gym. At participating Crunch Fitness locations, for example, members can earn up to $4 off the cost of their membership per week if they meet certain activity goals,...

Octane Fitness Adds GymKit Support to Select Ellipticals, Enabling Two-Way Data Sharing With Apple Watch

Wednesday June 12, 2019 6:53 am PDT by
Nautilus has announced that three of its Octane Fitness ellipticals are now compatible with Apple's GymKit, including the LateralX, XT-One, and XT3700, at commercial establishments like gyms and colleges. GymKit enables two-way synchronization of fitness data between an Apple Watch and gym equipment. In this case, the ‌Apple Watch‌ sends specific calorie and heart rate measurements to the...