25 Jun 2013

The 4 best gadgets to keep you fit and healthy in 2013

Jawbone Up

This handy and stylish wristband tracks your movement, calorie intake and sleep patterns to give you all the information to keep yourself in shape. The app on your phone allows you to add things like meals and mood, taking a holistic approach to a healthy lifestyle. Available for around $150 at https://jawbone.com/. jawbone-up

Withings Smart Body Analyzer

When you want to get fit, it’s good to know what you have to work with. The Withinings Smart Body Scale allows you to track your weight, BMI, and heart rate – among other things – syncing the information to your phone so that you can track your progress. Available for around $150 at http://www.withings.com/en/bodyanalyzer. withings


Let’s face it, exercise can sometimes be quite boring – so why not make it a game? This pedometer/gaming platform allows you to score points in a series of challenges as you go throughout your busy day. Available for around $100 at http://www.striiv.com/. striv

Adidas Boost

We’ve all heard shoe companies making big claims about the break-through technology of their shoes. But the Adidas Boost has really raised the bar with an integrated ‘bouncey’ soul that means you conserve energy as you run. Available for around $180 for woman and $220 for men at http://www.adidas.com.au/. boost