Product News & Updates

Fitbit & Destination Races Want to Get You Running

Dean Karnazes runs through Death Valley

Race season is upon us! If you’re feeling inspired to sign up for a race this year, or are simply looking to up your step count, we’re here to help. Fitbit is the official fitness tracker of Destination Races. Destination Races is the visionary producer of the Wine Country Half Marathon Series offering unforgettable race weekends for...

View and Share Your Badges in the Fitbit App!

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Feeling nostalgic? Now you can see how far you’ve come on your fitness journey—and get the boost you need to keep going!—by looking through your badges and trophies right in the Fitbit app! Go to your Profile from the Account tab to see your top badges and trophies, or check out every one you’ve earned by opening your Badge Collection...

3 Simple Ways to Find Fitbit Friends

Find Fitbit Friends

With the addition of Community, it’s now easier to find, connect with, and track all your Fitbit friends right through the Fitbit app. More friends means more motivation—compete with coworkers on the leaderboard, get your family moving with a Fitbit Challenge, and cheer on your BFFs when they reach their step goals. You can even see and...

Fitbit Makes Every Step Count On the Catwalk

Fitbit featured on the Australian catwalk

We’re excited to announce Fitbit made its Australian catwalk debut this month in a unique activewear runway show at the country’s largest fashion event! Design label We Are Handsome, whose bold swimwear is a favorite among celebrities, including Beyoncé, Diane Kruger and Rihanna, launched their first ever activewear range and invited Fitbit...

Bike Tracking in Now Available on Fitbit Surge

Track your bike rides with Fitbit Surge

You asked for it! And now you can do it! Tracking your outdoor bike rides with Fitbit Surge is now possible. The GPS tracking, PurePulse heart rate technology, and advanced sensors available with Fitbit Surge will now allow you to view your distance, duration, heart rate, average speed, and calories burned in real time, right on your wrist...

Fitbit x FitStar: More Ways to Find Your Fit

Fitbit x FitStar

We’re thrilled to announce that Fitbit has acquired FitStar, one of the largest platforms for delivering personalized video-based exercise experiences on mobile devices! You may know of FitStar from their top-rated personal trainer and yoga apps, which offer tailored exercise program designed specifically for you. FitStar has also...

Wild Author Cheryl Strayed Is a Fitbit Fan

Cheryl Strayed + Wild

PHOTO OF CHERYL STAYED: JONI KABANA If you’ve read the book, Wild, you know Cheryl Strayed’s journey along the Pacific Crest Trail was epic. But all that hiking didn’t turn her off to walking. She’s still a big fan of moving her feet, and, as it turns out, a big fan of Fitbit trackers, too. Published in a recent Vulture...