If you are an avid runner, then you might be addicted to your FitBit. However, what if your tracking device came pre-installed in your pants? Lumo Run is a wearable system consisting of Lumo “smart garments” – shorts for men and capris for women. These garments feature a device that fits inside the pocket of these garments that gives real-time feedback on an app to show the runner how they are performing with every strike of the heel. Personal running instructor for the posterior zone of the body, the smart shorts feature continuous biomechanical measurement of stride length, ground-contact time, cadence and pelvic rotation. The machine-washable drawers synchronize with a smartphone application, which will supplement audio tips to aid runners develop their form.
Available now for a limited-time pre-order discount of $99 (for men’s shorts) and $119 (for women’s capris), Lumo Run will regularly retail for $149 (men’s) and $169 (women’s). The clothing will begin shipping at the end of March.
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