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5 Best Fitness Apps

What’s your favorite fitness app?

Maybe you have more than one, or maybe you’ve found an all-in-one?

Here are the TOP 5 BEST FITNESS APPS ON ITUNES. See if your favorite is amongst them. If not, let us know your favorites and we’ll publish the most popular fitness apps from our audience.

Calorie Counter and Diet Tracker, by My Fitness Pal

Free to $49.99 for Premium

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My Fitness Pal is built on the premise of studies that show that the more consistently you track your food intake, the more likely you are to lose weight.With a free membership to, you’ll get the tools you need to successfully take weight off – and keep it off. focuses on making sure you can log your meals as quickly and easily as possible.

Fitness Buddy

Free – $29.99 for Premium

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This is the FREE version of the widely popular iOS app Fitness Buddy and contains over 400 exercises with detailed descriptions, animations and an assortment of workouts. Our FREE version already contains more content and features than all the other paid apps out there. Download for FREE and take a look! If you love it, download our paid version which contains 1700+ exercises, HD videos, body metrics tracking and much more.

Fitness Buddy helps you set and focused  on goals by tracking your progress.

Lose It! Weight Loss Program and Calorie Counter

$19.99 – $59.99

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Millions of people have lost weight using Lose It! Lose It! makes it easy to choose how you want to lose weight. We give you all the tools you need to track food and exercise, plan meals, and stay motivated to make smarter choices and achieve your goal. Lose It! is weight loss that fits™.

Lose It! helps you set goals for weight loss, exercise, nutrition, blood pressure, sleep, and more! You set the goals, and the Lose It! app will help you with the plan to achieve them. Features too numerous to mention here, can be found on the Lose It! iTunes page.

Lose It’s! tracking and comprehensive options helps you set and achieve your goals.


Free app to go with FitBit accessories that you can purchase.

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Live a healthier, more active life with Fitbit, the top app for tracking all-day activity, workouts and health.
Use this app on its own to track basic activity and runs, or connect with Fitbit’s line of activity trackers and the Aria Smart Scale to get a complete picture of your daily stats—including steps, distance, calories burned, sleep, weight, and more. Visit their website, or buy on iTunes
Download FitBit free on ITunes

Extensive and comprehensive, FitBit is everywhere and does everything.

Fitness Buddy

$3.99 – $29.99 for this upgrade from the free version above.

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This premium version has 1700+ exercises and over 1000+ HD videos! Fitness Buddy for gym goers, with 1700+ unique exercises at your disposal. This app will revolutionize your workouts, with simple tracking to sustain your motivation and enforce your commitment to your fitness goals. Visit their website for more, or view on iTunes.

Revolutionize your training regimen with Fitness Buddy.



Map My Run


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Start running with the MapMyRun community. Log over 600 different types of workouts; record GPS-based activities to view detailed stats; connect with 400+ devices to import and analyze all your data in one place, and this app is just getting warmed up, with options for walks, biking, hiking and dog walks! Visit their site, or see in iTunes.

Cyclemeter GPS – Cycling Running and Mountain Biking Ride Tracking


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Cyclemeter is the most advanced application for cyclists ever designed for a mobile device. Built from the ground up for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and iCloud, it makes your iPhone a powerful fitness computer — with maps, graphs, splits, intervals, laps, announcements, zones, training plans and more. Visit the the Cyclemeter site, or purchase on iTunes.


Black Bird Bicycle Cyclometer (GPS Cycling)

Free for first 5 days

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The past couple years I’ve enjoyed using Cyclometer by Blackbird. They’re no longer anywhere near the top 10 on iTunes for cycling GPS, as they were in 2013 when I downloaded it, but it’s still a great app and with 5 days for free, you have a chance to test drive it to see how you like it.



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