Illinois high school freshmen invent social fitness app

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

"Fit friends" don't let friends miss a workout. They're the kind of pals that motivate you to reach for the fruits and veggies and hit the gym.

And they're the invention of a group of Bartlett High School freshmen.

These six students have designed a smartphone app that lets users track their diet and exercise routines. And the app's "fit friends" give the virtual pat on your back when you meet a healthy goal.

Read more »