Fitbod

Fitbod

Fitbod is a San Francisco-based personal fitness company founded in 2015 by Jesse Venticinque and Allen Chen.

Fitbod is a San Francisco-based developer of a fitness training application designed to offer personalized workout plans. The company's application uses machine learning to analyze user's workout data to build a real-time strength-training plan tailored to user's physical capability, available equipment and fitness goals, enabling users to maximize the use of gym equipment and workout easily.

Fitbod uses the data input by the user to help push them to new fitness levels, as well as adapting the exercises to change workouts across sessions to maximize the use of available gym equipment. Fitbod also works to keep up on best practices and integrate those into the recommendations and training plans on their application.

Fitbod can be integrated into users Apple Watch or Fitbit and in their Apple Health or Fitbit application to better track users overall health.

At the beginning of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic in 2020, Fitbod announced it would offer free bodyweight workouts through and logging of those workouts through the application.

Timeline

April 10, 2020

Fitbod Reports Bodyweight-Only Home Workouts Ramping up Quickly, Especially Among Millennials

March 3, 2020

Fitbod raises a $4,700,000 venture round.

November 15, 2017

Fitbod raises a $645,000 seed round from Jason Deiboldt, Dave Lerner, TechNexus Venture Collaborative, Pear, Jonathan Lee and Vitaly M. Golomb.

November 7, 2017

Fitbod: Using Artificial Intelligence to Bring Fitness Coaching to Anyone With a Smartphone

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Alex Reynolds

Employee

Alisa Aguirre

Employee

Allen Chen

Co-Founder and CEO

Elaine Chen

Head of Marketing

Ian Wilson

Data Analyst

Jesse Venticinque

Co-Founder and Product Head

Jessica Garcia

Employee

Kyle Barton

Lead Background Developer

Stegan Auvergne

iOS Engineer

Vishal Yadav

Lead Android Developer

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

My initial experience with Fitbod App - Paul Wallas - Medium

Paul Wallas

Web

October 8, 2018

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

FitBod Fitness App Review (Fitness App for AppleWatch Ipad or Iphone)

January 4, 2018

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

References

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