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Get Active with these Three Apps

Apps that are workouts in disguise.

Vida Health Coach

Don’t shell out money on a personal trainer. The Vida app allows users to connect with real, personal coaches to whom they have 24/7 access via video, voice and text. Vida even uses a wearable device and Apple’s HealthKit to suggest the optimal workout for each user.

Cost: Free

Available: Android and iOS


Geocaching is a modern-day treasure hunt where players from all around the world hide small items and then post the GPS coordinates for other players to find. With more than 2 million active players in over 185 countries, there are millions of geocaches just waiting to be found.

Cost: $9.99

Available: Android and iOS

Zombies, Run!

Go on an epic adventure with this ultra-immersive running game. Zombies, Run! is a run tracker app that transforms your exercise routine into a zombie apocalypse narrative. Avoid zombies as you gather items and unlock achievements by walking, jogging or running while listening to your mission unfold.

Cost: $3.99

Available: Android and iOS