By Bluefin Software, LLC
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
Looking to boost your strength? Improve muscle tone? Or maybe need help shedding unwanted Holiday pounds? Meet Bootcamp, your new personal trainer.
Bootcamp enables you to build your own circuit training workouts. Then it makes it easier to do them by letting you know when to switch from one exercise to the next. It also motivates you during your workouts just like a personal trainer would at the gym. Just put in your earbuds, pick a workout, and follow your trainer’s instructions.
What’s circuit training? It’s a series of exercises, each 30 seconds long, that focus on the total body including your arms, legs and core muscle groups.
Not sure how to create a circuit training workout? Don’t worry, Bootcamp comes ready with five workouts to get you started right away.
Want to create your own workouts? No problem, choose from a library of 40 hand picked exercises with a simple and intuitive workout builder.
You don’t need a gym membership or any fancy fitness equipment. The timed interval exercises get your heart pumping and your muscles working from the moment you start your workout.
√ No exercise equipment needed
√ A personal trainer encourages you throughout your workout
√ Two personal trainers to choose from
√ Audio cues when to transition to the next exercise
√ Detailed description of each exercise
√ Choose from built-in workouts
√ Build your own workouts
√ In app playlist and music player
√ Let your friends know you’ve worked out with built-in Facebook and Twitter support
√ Full Retina Display support
√ Awesome customer service
What are you waiting for? Download and start a workout right now!
Compatible with iOS 6.0
What's New in Version 1.1.1
Minor bug fix
The app is put together very nicely and I have no complaints about the UI. The workouts push me hard and leave me on the ground, drenched in sweat, and I've seen a marked drop in my fat to muscle ratio since starting to use this app.
There's just one complaint I have holding this back from a 5-star rating. It seems when I hit pause between exercises, it only pauses for a moment and then continues going. It happens often, but not consistently, and never when I pause in the middle of an exercise.
I used this for the first time today and didn't expect much, but I ended up really liking it! I love the user interface - it's very clear.
Only 2 things I wish were different:
1. As someone else said, I wish you could adjust the length of the pause between exercises. I find this especially problematic when going from sitting to standing (jumping) exercises. Not enough time to get to my feet.
2. Sometimes I got confused by the trainer because of the volume issue others mentioned. Not looking at the screen I kept hearing "STOP!" (which I now realize was actually "DON'T STOP!") and it threw me off. Granted I could just turn off the motivators, but it's a volume thing.
Other than that, love it! I'm using this in conjunction with the Ease into 5k app.
I really like this app. I would love it if it also had an estimation of calories burned, a weight tracker and a workout calendar. Hopefully soon!
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- Category: Health & Fitness
- Updated: Dec 01, 2011
- Version: 1.1.1
- Size: 8.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Bluefin Software, LLC
- © Bluefin Software, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.