Despite the name, the Apple Watch isn’t just simply a watch to be used for telling time. It isn’t just a fashion accessory or even a status symbol either. It is actually a useful piece of technology that, despite the gaudy price tag, is useful for certain daily activities particularly those that involve fitness. There are apps that help you track your fitness via the Apple Watch and here are some of the best.

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  1. Gymaholic

As the name implies, this app is useful for those who love working out at the gym. If you’re into fitness, you would know that one of the best ways of cutting down body fat is to keep your heart rate up as much as possible. The Gymaholic app actually monitors your heart rate via your wrist in order for you to track your beats per minute (BPM) and will even prompt and alert you whenever you fall below your target BPM.

 

  1. MyFitnessPal

This fitness app has been one of the best mobile fitness apps ever develop. Not only does it keep track of your workouts, it also keeps track of your diet and prompts you whether you have exceeded your daily calorie allowance.

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  1. 3 Minute Mindfulness

One of the best ways to stay fit and healthy is to have as much rest as possible and to keep stress away from your daily activities. 3 Minute Mindfulness actually helps you relieve the stress of work or school via the meditation and breathing exercises you can do from your Apple Watch.

 

  1. Pocket Yoga

The benefits of yoga cannot be overlooked. Yoga helps you stay calm and stress free. Well, Pocket Yoga helps you do yoga with simple photo instructions visualized on your Apple Watch.

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