Monday, December 4, 2023

First Time Working Out In VR – The Before and After

As the newest team member of a VR Fitness startup, I recently had my first ever virtual reality workout experience.  I have worked out for most of my adult life, but I have always...

Stop a Zombie Apocalypse & Reach Your Fitness Goals

Staying motivated while exercising can be a challenge for a lot of people. The fitness technology company ARX is creating ways to help people stay addicted to achieving fitness results. They have created a...

VR Alone Can’t Make You Lose Weight – But It Helps

When I was sharing my weekly weigh-in reports on Reddit for my 50 Day VR Fitness challenge, I would invariably get one very consistent point of criticism: exercise has little impact on weight loss....

Rumor Confirmed – Mayweather’s VR Boxing Workout Game Coming Soon

Boxing games are a favorite in the virtual reality world. The games are highly entertaining, and they also deliver a one-two punch of a workout. In exciting news, boxer Floyd Mayweather will be launching...

Interview: ARX Talks Augmented Reality & Fitness

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Chentur from ARX to learn more about what they are developing and how they see fitness and augmented reality going. ARX uses the latest Augmented Reality...

VR is Striving To Be A Football Players Best Practice Partner

They say that practice makes perfect and San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback C.J. Beathard is putting that to the test. His preseason numbers have been impressive, and he is not showing any signs of...

VR Health Institute Proving VR Games Burn Calories

The immersive world that a VR game can create, gives way to the body having full range movement while playing. Arms can swing while the player is wielding a sword. The body can jump...

VR Kat Walk Treadmill Delivers Exciting Workout Experience

Kat Walk VR Treadmill The Kat Walk VR treadmill may make you run or walk in place, but it isn’t exactly like the workout equipment it’s named after, it’s in many ways better. Kat Walk...

Audioshield Modder 1.5 Puts Audioshield On Steroids

I can’t dance. I try to do the world a solid by doing as little of it as possible, lest I irreparably scar some innocent bystander for life. Audioshield is perfect for somebody like...

New University Study Proves It: VR Fitness is Intense Exercise that Feels Easy

The way that we experience exercise can be completely different depending on the activity we choose and how we perceive it. Imagine two different activities that both are strenuous and get your heart rate...