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The Marine Corps Marathon this weekend will certainly bring 30,000 runners to Arlington, all set to go the 26.2 mile distance in a grueling marathon. Modern technology supplies lots of means for jogger to train as well as improve their speed and also endurance, or at the very least to really feel bad regarding not reaching their goals. Take an appearance at a few of the wearables and applications that could make training for a marathon much more fun (or a minimum of survivable).

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A local startup, Real Kind developed a wearable resistance band system to aid joggers train. The bands links to a belt as well as special footwears to allow users keep up the bands adding tension to their run. It assists train endurance as well as speed without the constraints of being in a fitness center or in regards to liberty of movement.


Alexandria-based LynxFit is a kind of digital health and fitness trainer for consumption in Google devices, including Google Glass. The online coach could help encourage you, organize exercise sessions and otherwise train. It additionally lets you stream fitness associated videos, link in real-time with buddies or attach with an real-life fitness instructor. The information it collects about your workouts could be utilized to create future exercise goals too.


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You will not see any sort of canines running along this weekend break (if only due to the fact that they are way as well smart to assume running that much is a great idea), yet that does not imply you can not keep up your canine while you’re training. Voyce, produced by i4C Innovations in Chantilly-Va., allows your pet train alongside you, with a wearable collar that tracks the canine’s vitals the way FitBit does for humans. You can after that make use of that info with idea from vets to obtain your canine in peak physical shape similarly you are providing for yourself.


Reston-based LifeFuels is a ‘Personal Fueling System’ that combines a health monitoring app with a water container that gives vitamins and also various other supplements right into your water as needed. Founded by serial business owner Jonathon Perrelli, the smart canteen infuses vitamins and also various other supplements into the water as required based on information from fitness apps and wearables.


Of course, also if you’re not running this weekend break or training for one more race, you can make use of technology to have a Netflix marathon while you’re waiting to support people on at the surface line. Certain, you might not obtain a medal, however you can have the bragging civil liberties of viewing every episode of House of Cards in one go.