We know that getting healthy can generate some awesome non material rewards like better health, happier state of mind, longevity, stress reduction, better sleep, and less overall health problems. However, it’s still nice to receive some outside rewards as well to keep you motivated and give you incentive to keep working harder at your fitness goals. The long term rewards of looking and feeling great are fabulous, but sometimes you just want to see results now!
Introducing Earndit, a fantastic new FREE website that rewards you for exercising. By syncing with popular fitness tracking apps, websites, and devices like Nike+, Fitbit, Foursquare, MapMyFitness, EveryTrail, GarminFitness, and BodyMedia Fit you earn points that reward you for your fitness activities.
Earndit is based on hyperbolic discounting, meaning that humans tend to prefer a more immediate reward instead of one that occurs in the distant future. Exercise and you earn points which you can redeem for cool stuff. It’s that simple. As long as you move your body it’s easy to rack up points. Today for example I walked 2 miles and ran 1 mile, activities that I would have done anyway. I earned 36 points as a reward. Points can be redeemed starting at the 100 point mark for cool items such as healthy foods, clothing gift certificates, beauty products, or fitness gear. Earning stuff not your style? Not to worry, Earndit has you covered there too. You can also use your points to give to charity.
There’s also challenges you can participate in to win even more free stuff and a social aspect allowing you to follow other people and they can follow you. It’s one big happy instant reward communicate for physical fitness. Visit the Earndit FAQ questions page to learn how many points you can earn per activity, there is a 60 point maximum that you can earn per day.
Now you can have your fitness and uh eat it too, or wear it. The choice is up to you!