Obstacles XRT – Extreme Reality Training
By Barracuda Partners, LLC
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***** Just named by Business Insider as one of the TOP 100 OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST APPS *****
USA TODAY: Brings boot-camp-style obstacle courses right to your own living room
ALLTHINGSD: New Exercise App Turns Wherever You Are Into an Obstacle Course
APPADVICE: Obstacles XRT Your New Year's Resolution Solution
IPAD INSIGHTS: Notable New Apps: Obstacles XRT
BUSINESSINSIDER: Obstacles XRT will help you get in shape, anywhere
TUAW: Obstacles XRT lets you dodge falling trees as part of your exercise routine
"The most fun you'll ever have with your floor" – Selena
"My living room became an obstacle course!" – Jennifer
"This is a killer workout and lots of fun!" – Brittany
Transform wherever you are into an extreme obstacle course! Say goodbye to boring sit-ups and jumping jacks. With Obstacles XRT, you'll be trekking over tires, escaping perilous quicksand, and sneaking under fences. All in your living room – no equipment needed!
TRANSFORMATIONAL CARDIO EXPERIENCE:
Obstacles XRT's new-to-world program is a transformational take on traditional cardio. You are the center of a virtual, in-room obstacle course, in which time flies by.
GET AN EXTREME POST-WORKOUT CALORIE BURN:
In every obstacle course, Obstacles XRT uses a special form of High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) to keep your body burning calories up to 24 hours after your workout.
RECEIVE MAXIMUM CROSS-TRAINING EFFICIENCY:
Obstacles XRT uses plyometric exercises – fast, powerful movements – designed to use large muscle groups to maximize calorie burn in the shortest amount of time possible.
REAL-TIME CALORIE BURN DASHBOARD:
For each course, you will see an estimate of your calories burned in real-time based on your age, weight, height, and gender.
CHALLENGE A FRIEND:
Challenge your friend to a race through an obstacle course. See who can get through with a lower heart rate – a leading indicator of general fitness.
CAN YOU CONQUER THE OBSTACLE COURSE?
THREE PROGRESSIVELY CHALLENGING LEVELS
CHALLENGING, PLYOMETRIC-BASED CARDIO EXERCISES
- Tiny Tires
- Monster Tires
- Quicksand Lifts
- I-Beam Hops
- Leaf Squats
- Tree Jumps
- Tall Stairs
- Winding Jog
- Wall Climbers
- Fence Unders
UNIQUE OBSTACLE COURSES
- Kilburn Proving Grounds
- Milford Construction Zone
- Greenwood Bridge
- Ashford Palace
- Hinsdale Estates
- Riverwood Path
- Elmer's Forrest
- Jackson Hole
- Mount Syrah
**NEW EXERCISES AND OBSTACLE COURSES WILL BE ADDED ON A CONTINUOUS BASIS**
**WARNING: OBSTACLES XRT IS AN EXTREME WORKOUT PROGRAM – REST WHEN YOU NEED TO **
This app doesn't have many exercises as I hoped it would be but with no equipment needed, this app does provide good exercises. It uses your body information to count the calories you could burn in each exercise, shows you actual video so you can do exactly the same, very neat and way cheaper than many other fitness apps.
I think it will be better if developer add "skip" button because I want to watch the whole exercise before doing it and watching 3' of warm up doesn't make me happy
This is such a great workout app. It provides clear instructions and a video showing the workout. There are multiple levels for beginners to experienced athletes. It has a great interface and my favorite part is that it doesn't require any additional tools, you can just use your floor. Really really worth buying if you're serious about getting into shape.
Not what I expected.
This app is not really as great as I was expecting from all the other reviews. The workouts are all very similar--the same moves just put in different order. And they are mostly all moves you already know, just given a different name to make it feel like an obstacle course (high knees, squats, etc). I have done 3 workouts and am already bored with the app, and the advanced workouts are not that challenging. I would probably not recommend this app to anyone other than someone new to exercise.
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- Category: Health & Fitness
- Released: Dec 22, 2012
- Version: 1.0
- Size: 45.8 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Barracuda Partners LLC
- © Barracuda Partners, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.