May 1, 2012

wow-imageIn the city of Athens, 25.7% of the population is obese.  That is one in every four adults. Because it is a growing epidemic, organizations like WOW! Workout Warriors are aiming to eradicate obesity and educate the community on how to eat better and live better. The WoW app is a new, useful tool for making lifestyle changes easier. There are four main functions of the app that are all geared toward helping you eat fit and live fit. Healthy diet tips, rigorous workouts, social support, and WoW updates all in one package.

The restaurant guide section features over 50 local favorites. Each page also lists contact information for the restaurant and displays the price range. For each restaurant, the WoW app provides a WoW approved menu of the healthy dishes and tips on how to cut the calories on other popular options. Moreover, there is a maps option that will use your current location and give you directions to the restaurant of your choice. You can even watch quick workout videos on the go that give you simple instructions for workouts you can do anywhere. The social section of the app allows users to post updates when they reach their weight loss goals and get tips and advice from other users in the community. Users can also search the calendar for scheduled WoW group exercise events. The WoW app is a simple and effective was to eat fit, live fit!