New research has recently come out examining as to why nearly one in three people ditch fitness trackers shortly after buying them. Researchers from IDC Health Insights found that better education of the benefits is key to ensuring more outcomes and usage between consumers and their wearables.
The report, Perspective: The Consumer Experience — Why Consumers Stop Using Fitness Trackers, examined products from a range of companies, including Gruve Technologies, Fitbit, FitLinxx and BodyMedia.
The author found fitness trackers can play a key role in health and wellness programmes, but are only effective if the user is fully aware of what data the tracker will provide and how this can be used to change behaviour and achieve
With just one week to go until this year’s South East Convention (18th and 19th July), which will be taking place in association with FitPro at London’s Excel Centre, we thought we’d let you know about the great opportunities a REPs convention can offer!
Gain three Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points for attending the Conference.
CPD is recognised by professional bodies, clients and employers. Gaining CPD certification indicates that you are mai
Life Fitness has opened nominations for its world’s best Personal Trainers to Watch competition, in partnership with the International Confederation of Registers for Exercise Professionals (ICREPs), EuropeActive, Life Fitness Academy and the American Council on Exercise® (ACE®).
We are delighted to be supporting this year’s competition and highly encourage our members to take part, as many of you may remember that REPs member Kim Ingleby one the coveted prize last year.