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How Megan K. Dropped 100 Pounds—One Step at a Time!

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Megan K., 38, a kindergarten teacher in Philadelphia, PA, had tried to lose weight before, but nothing seemed to work. “I’ve struggled with my weight on and off throughout my life,” says Megan. “And I had always been interested in fitness, but I was never able to stick with it.” So when Megan learned about Fitbit trackers from a friend...

User Story: Nickie S.

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We love hearing from our community members who have found success working towards their goals. With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, we’ll be featuring stories from mothers balancing a healthy lifestyle with being a busy mom. Today’s story comes from Nickie S., who’s a mother of two boys and uses a Surge. You can send us your Fitbit...

User Story: Sarah A.

Read Fitbit user Sarah's story about how she stays active as a mom.

We love hearing from our community members who have found success working towards their goals. With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, we’ll be featuring stories from mothers balancing a healthy lifestyle with being a busy mom. Today’s story comes from Sarah A., who’s been using a Fitbit for over a year and is currently using a...

User Story: Angela M.

Fitbit Success Story: Angela M

We love hearing from our community members who have found success working towards their goals. With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, we’ll be featuring stories from mothers balancing a healthy lifestyle with being a busy mom. Today’s story is about Angela M., a mother of two and Fitbit Charge users. You can send us your Fitbit...

Extreme Fitbit User: Carolyn S.

Carolyn S.: Extreme User

We’re constantly amazed by what Fitbit users can accomplish with their trackers. In our Extreme User series, we’ll be highlighting people who went above and beyond their usual goals to accomplish something great. Carolyn became a Fitbit user in March of 2012. While she was already passionate about exercise, she wanted to measure how...

What Gets Your Heart Pumping?

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Since Fitbit trackers are a part of so many people’s daily lives, it can be amazing what type of data you can capture. So we were thrilled to hear from Fitbit user Ben*, who was excited to see that his Charge HR did such a great job tracking his heart rate, it even showed the peak when he proposed to his girlfriend! Ben had taken his...

Fitbit Success Stories: Bryce P.

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Growing up, I was a multi-sport athlete in excellent shape. Over the last 10 years, I really let my fitness get away from me. Life happened. I allowed myself to slip using my busy life at work and home as an excuse for my poor to non-existent fitness. On December 26th, 2013 I stepped on the scale. I didn’t really weigh myself regularly so in my...

Fitbit Inspiration: Jennifer C.

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Running isn’t a hobby it’s a career, and on February 27, 2014 my career got a little more interesting. That was the day I got invited to join a work group to complete Tough Mudder. In the beginning, I was thrilled telling myself that it’s just like some of the other obstacle races I had run, only longer. At the time, I was averaging 10K...