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Fitbit Drops 3 New Bands, Including The Surge ‘Fitness Super Watch’ — Complete With GPS And Heart Rate Monitor [Product]

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Fitness Product Reviews, Fitness Trackers, Gear It UP, News

FINALLY a heart rate monitor without a strap. We dive into Fitbit’s new line of fitness trackers and heart rate monitors — the Charge, Charge HR, and Surge.

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[Review] Smoothie, Shake, or Juice Junkie? You NEED A Vitamix Blender In Your Health Arsenal, And Here’s Why

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP

You NEED to invest in a Vitamix Blender. Whether you’re already a smoothie connoisseur, or just looking for an easy way to upgrade your diet, it’s one of the most powerful tools you can possibly own to boost your health (in a way that doesn’t totally suck). The smoothies it pumps out are in another stratosphere of silky smooth, decadent bliss.

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Stack ALL Of Your Supps In One Place With Blender Bottle’s New GoStak & ProStak Lines [Product]

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP, Product Reviews

STACK IT UP! Blender Bottle’s new ProStak and GoStak lines make it easy to split up and carry all of your powders, supps, pills, and snacks in ONE bottle. It’s a must-own for any gym junkie that’s constantly on the run.

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Automate & Accelerate Your Workouts With The GYMBOSS HIIT Timer [GIVEAWAY]

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP, Giveaways

Think less, DO more. If you’re addicted to heart-pounding, muscle-thrashing, fat-incinerating HIIT; ping-ponging supersets; yoga; or even foam rolling, you NEED a GYMBOSS interval timer. Luckily, we’re giving away FIVE units GRATIS. Enter inside.

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[Review] Re-Up & Bolster Your Health Arsenal With The Jawbone UP

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Fitness Product Reviews, Fitness Trackers, Gear It UP

We detail our one-month experiment with the Jawbone UP — a fitness tracker that monitors everything from sleep to steps, and re-ups your arsenal to fight the battle on flab.

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[Product] Bring Your Workout Anywhere With Exercise Cards; The Simple, Flexible Fitness Solution

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP

Streamline fitness with Exercise Cards — an elegant, portable, brutally simple way to bring a full stack of workouts with you anywhere.

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[Product] Meet PUSH — The Game-Changing Fitness Tracker That Measures Strength, Speed, And Weight-Lifting

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Featured Article, Fitness Product Reviews, Fitness Trackers, Gear It UP, Tech

We review PUSH — the first fitness tracker that accurately tracks STRENGTH and weight-lifting.

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[Review] Workout More, Carry Less With CardNinja

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP

With summer on the way, the liklihood of spontaneous physical activity skyrockets. Whether you’re a chronic gym-goer, hiker, biker, soccer stud, or rubber-to-pavement junkie, your wallet is inevitably a huge pain in the budungus. Don’t let that serve as a point of friction — streamline your fitness with CardNinja.

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[Review] The Fitbit One — Wireless Activity & Sleep Tracking, Under $100

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in Featured Article, Fitness Product Reviews, Fitness Trackers, Gear It UP

With precise activity tracking, in-depth sleep monitoring, auto wireless sync, and robust online tools, The Fitbit One might just be the PERFECT piece of equipment to monitor your health and upgrade your overall fitness.

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The New iPod Nano May Be The Ultimate Fitness Gadget

Posted by on Apr 12, 2012 in Fitness Product Reviews, Gear It UP

Bryan DiSanto

Bryan DiSanto

Founder & Editor-in-Chief at Lean It UP
ELLO ELLO I'm Bryan DiSanto. I'm the Founder & Editor-in-Chief of Lean It UP, a CPT/CSN/Fitness Coach, Chef trained at Le Cordon Bleu – Paris, NYU graduate, ex-fat kid, and all-around fitness junkie.

I also contribute to Men's Health Magazine.

When I'm not working on my abs (or somebody else’s), whipping up avocado roses and avocado toast, or running a Tough Mudder, I'm probably yelling at a Carolina Panthers game somewhere.

Come be friends with me on Snapchat (BRYDISANTO).
Bryan DiSanto
  What made the biggest impression on me from Apple’s “Let’s Talk iPhone” event ironically wasn’t the iPhone at all (I was actually underwhelmed), but rather the next-gen, buffed-up, iPod Nano. From a fitness POV, this thing is damn near perfect. It’s functional. The Nano sports an accelerometer–the sensor that allows the Nano to act as a pedometer. The built-in fitness app tracks the # of steps, calories burned, pace, and duration of your runs/workouts. It can also talk to you and voice-over motivational messages…fancy. It’s your own little pocket-sized personal trainer! It’s analytical. All of the data collected by the fitness app is easily exported into the Nike+ website. Online you can view your workout history, progress, take part in forums, and even enter challenges based on your activity levels. It’s simple, and I love simple. The Nano comes pre-packed, right...

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