RadioShack Digital Fitness Products Help You Shape Up
Get Advice on Finding Your Favorite Way to Stay Fit
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 18, 2013
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As both the weather and
summer activities heat up, RadioShack is ready to assist you in getting fit
while having fun. More than 3,000 RadioShack locations now feature a dedicated
display stocked with the latest digital fitness tools and accessories.
Wearable technology emerged as a hot trend for 2013 at this year's Consumer
Electronics Show, which even had a large dedicated digital health area for the
"Digital fitness products are great for all fitness levels because they make
getting and staying healthy fun," said John Lostroscio, Merchandising Vice
President at RadioShack. "We love technology that makes life more fun. We
also enjoy providing a convenient, hands-on shopping experience that makes it
easy for consumers to choose the right digital fitness product."
In addition to a newly expanded assortment, RadioShack store associates have
received training on the new products and are ready to help you pick the right
options to set you on the path to health. The company also field tests every
digital fitness product prior to featuring the product in-store and online.
Digital Fitness Finds at RadioShack
RadioShack helps you find wearable fitness tech to fit your budget and fitness
needs. All of the following are ready for your summer activities and sync to
free apps available for download to your smartphone or connected device.
First, decide what type of tracker fits your fitness style best.
For those who prefer to slip a tracker in your pocket or clip it on your
oFitbit Zip captures your steps, distance and calories burned and
automatically syncs to your smartphone or PC. Available in charcoal, blue,
lime, and magenta. Priced nicely at $59.99.
oFitbit One adds sleep quality and stair climbing tracking as well as a
silent alarm you can set to let you know when it's time to head out.
Available in black or burgundy for $99.99.
If a watch, band or bracelet better fits your style:
oPolar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor Watch is a perfect fit for those who prefer
to wear a watch with the ability to track heart rate and calories burned.
Available in black or pink for $89.99.
oBodyMedia FIT LINK armband provides on-body monitoring of activity and
sleep and incorporates an online food log to manage your overall health
level. Available for $149.99.
oThe FitBit Flex wristband has arrived! This flexible device tracks
activity during the day and sleep quality at night. Available in black or
slate for $99.99 and additional interchangeable wristbands will also be
added in other colors.
oSports Tracker HRM2 Heartrate Monitor features an extended Bluetooth
connection range, comfortable design, and superb tracking accuracy to help
you train more efficiently. This versatile monitor works with a variety of
devices. Available for $89.99.
For accessories to accompany you on a run – or just running after the kids:
oiHome Sportband offers a hands-free option to tote your tunes and GPS
running app and also features a compartment for keys or money. Available
in black or red for $19.99.
oAUVIO In-Ear Sport Clip Headphones with Microphone stay put throughout
your workout for $24.99. Other clip-style models start as low as $8.99.
oBeats by Dr. Dre PowerBeats In-Ear Headphones combine sonic superiority, a
secure fit, and sweat and UV resistance. Available in black, white or red
For more information, visit the RadioShack Fitness and Health page online or
look for the digital fitness and headphone displays near the front of the
store at your nearby RadioShack location.
About RadioShack Corporation
RadioShack(NYSE: RSH) is a leading national retailer of innovative mobile
technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and
home technology and power supply needs.RadioShack^®offers consumers a
targeted assortment of wireless phones and other electronic products and
services from leading national brands, exclusive private brands and major
wireless carriers, all within a comfortable and convenient shopping
environment.RadioShackemploys more than 34,000 knowledgeable and helpful
sales experts globally.RadioShack's retail network includes more than 4,600
company-operated stores inthe United StatesandMexico, 1,500 wireless phone
centers inthe United States, and more than 1,000 dealer and other outlets
worldwide. For more information onRadioShack Corporation, please
visitwww.radioshackcorporation.com; to purchase items online, please
visitwww.radioshack.com.RadioShack^®is a registered trademark licensed
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