digital workout app

By Dave Muoio 02:51 pm January 14, 2019
Online fitness membership platform ClassPass announced last week that it will be acquiring GuavaPass, a similar competing service active in Asia and the Middle East.  The deal is set to close before the end of the month. Although the specific terms were not disclosed in the original announcement, a company spokesperson told Fortune that the purchase ran ClassPass $4.2 million. Along with assuming...
By Dave Muoio 12:01 pm August 6, 2018
New York City-based Peloton has raised another $550 million in financing to support its connected home exercise equipment and virtual workout class business. With this Series F round, Peloton’s total funding is just shy of $1 billion raised. The round was led by TCV, with support from returning investors Tiger Global, True Ventures, Wellington Management, Fidelity, NBCUniversal, Kleiner Perkins,...
By Dave Muoio 01:59 pm October 11, 2017
Fitness chain Gold’s Gym has launched a digital personal training app that features pre-recorded video trainer routines and a built-in music streaming service. The service, which costs $9.99 monthly, offers members and non-members of the gym hundreds of trainer-led workouts. These workouts are spread across 10 different exercise modalities, and range from six to 60 minutes long. According to Gold...