The Scoop December 2015 | Page 2


Be your best you! Cody combines video-based training from the world's top coaches with a supportive fitness community to help you become the best version of yourself. It’s like Facebook for fitness. Cody offers users inside connections to a fitness community where they can share and complete workouts by following new and old friends. This app allows people to track their own progress through a timeline and other users can like and comment on your daily workout activity. So, all you gym goers that like to videotape each other working out daily can congregate in one place!

Cost: FREE & Available for iOS


For those of you who like to put your money where your mouth is, this just may be your fitness app. Users pledge a set number of days they plan to workout that week along with an amount of money they must put up. Users must pay for each day they miss, but they get paid every time they complete a workout. Pact now features the option to connect with other tracking apps. A nutritional option is now available, too. Commit to eating healthy or pay the consequences.

Cost: FREE. Available for iOS and Android.

My Fitness Pal

We’re told that the average amount of calories we should eat in a day is roughly 2,000. That’s a very general goal, however. MyFitnessPal’s Calorie Counter fine tunes your calories to meet your specific fitness goals, accounts for your workouts, and helps you manage your diet to stay on track each day. It also offers a database of more than 5,000,000 foods, connects to most fitness apps, and features a built-in recipe importer that lets you pull and track any recipe from the Web. Not even the Better Homes and Gardens cookbook can do that.

Cost: FREE Available for iOS and Android.

It’s practically 2016. It’s time to take your future and health into your own hands. No, literally. According to a recent statistic, it’s 15 times more likely that the average “American” owns a mobile device. If you’re lucky enough to fall in that category, by the time you’re done reading this article, you may have 5 new reasons to hit the app store.

May we introduce you to Youthlines’ highest rated fitness apps.

Apps You Need