FitStar is turning one-year-old during which it has managed to surpass 1 million downloads in more than 150 countries, while helping users collectively burn 150 million calories. That’s nearly 50,000 pounds or the weight of five adult African elephants.
FitStar users’ exercises lasted for 15.2 million minutes, which is the amount of time it would take to build 7 golden gate bridges.Moreover, FitStar users have lifted 300 million pounds in pushups, which is the equivalent of 7 Eiffel Towers; and produced 300 thousand liters of sweat which is enough to fill 15 swimming pools. All these exercises lasted for 15.2 million minutes, the amount of time it would take to build 7 golden gate bridges. You could see these stats in an infographic below.
The FitStar: Personal Trainer app with personalized workout routines led by former NFL superstar Tony Gonzalez has been honored with an Apple Editor’s Choice Award, a Best of the App Store 2013 product, and is consistently rated 5 stars in the App Store. It [app] allows users to workout anytime, anywhere, with HD video-based workouts. The platform adapts to any user, from beginners to fitness experts.
The company is backed by a list of high profile investors including Google Ventures, Trinity Ventures and individuals like Shari Redstone, Roger McNamee and Ed Zander. Going forward, FitStar is preparing new stuff, including a curriculum expansion and a brand new star fitness trainer!