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Ultrahuman launches at CES

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Interactive #app Sets New Standard For Health And Fitness Platforms Combining Cutting Edge Technology and a Holistic Approach to Wellness

January 6, 2021 -- Global health and fitness platform Ultrahuman​ ​officially launched today, ahead of its debut at CES 2021 next week.

Ultrahumanis a fitness platform that helps people meditate, workout efficiently, and optimize their sleep with the help of athletes, neuroscientists, artists, and psychologists—all in one place. #ultrahuman recently closed a $8mn series A round backed by top tier VCs like Nexus and Blume.

The core differentiator of the #ultrahuman #app is the ‘masterclass like’ strategy of bringing the best athletes and psychologists in the world on one platform. Partners include leading athletes and celebrities like Crossfit champion Kara Saunders, Fitness celebrity Amanda Cerny, Coach Johannes Bartl, Hybrid athlete and coach Kris Gethin, MindSize CEO Christian Straka to name a few.

The #app also integrates Biofeedback via its Apple watch integration to measure and improve the efficacy of meditation and workouts. Compared to Calm and Headspace’s celebrity content approach—Ultrahuman uses a technology platform based approach to improve experience and long-term results.

Ultrahuman is available on iOS and Android devices across 50+ countries globally. The #app has been recognized by Apple as one of the top apps they love. #ultrahuman has also partnered with UCLA Health, Mindsize, and Unified Mindfulness to bring the best of mindfulness and technology together.

BIOFEEDBACK TECHNOLOGY

In a first-of-its-kind seamless integration with Apple Watch, #ultrahuman has innovated the use of biofeedback data to provide users with real-time insights into heart rate and calories burned effectiveness of meditation, workouts and brain music right in the #app.

DYNAMIC CONTENT FROM TOP GLOBAL EXPERTS

Ultrahuman features an ever-growing library of thousands of hours of content across Workouts, Meditation, Bedtime Stories and Brain Music categories designed by experts to empower users to unleash their personal best in mind and body.

Workouts

There are body Body Workout programs - including HIIT classes, Yoga, running and more designed for all fitness levels. What makes each program unique is the combination of mind, body and recovery that empowers users to maximize results and stay focused on a consistent practice. Key programs include:

  • Marathon Training with Amanda & Johannes: Athlete & fitness model, Johannes Bartl trains American vlogger Amanda Cerny to run her first marathon. Users can join the journey in this 14-week training program which includes 5K and 10K milestones and tech that integrates with treadmill workouts or road running.
  • Body transformation series with hybrid athlete, and one of the best strength training coaches in the world Kris Gethin is a 12-week at-home body transformation program which includes workouts and a nutrition plan, tailored for stunning results.
  • The 8-week “Home Body Workout” series from world-famous fitness trainer and model David Morin takes users through an 8-week Tabata home workout, designed to bring out the best in mind & body.
  • Flow with Ashtanga led by Laruga Glaser teaches the art of stillness with challenging routines over the course of 8 weeks.

Meditation

The life-changing skill of meditation backed by cutting-edge research is the core of the experience. Research partners include renowned psychologist and mindfulness researcher Dr. Shauna Shapiro, UCLA health and Unified Mindfulness. Highlights include:

  • In Developing A Balanced Mind by Diana Winston users can learn to develop and cultivate a balanced, peaceful mind to deal with life's challenges with a sense of inner well-being.
  • Getting Started With Mindfulness by Dr. Shauna Shapiro is a mindfulness series which teaches users the most powerful meditations and practices, proven by science to rewire your brain and bring about lasting change.
  • Stress Management by Elisha Goldstein: teaches Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) techniques to manage stress by identifying the stress loop and train minds to widen the space between stimulus and response.
  • Wellness Meditation by UCLA teaches users to improve their overall wellness by cultivating mindfulness through a systematic method of focusing their attention.

Bedtime Stories

Bedtime Stories written by award-winning authors are designed to educate, delight and relax users into sleep. Highlights include:

  • Voyager 1by author and astrophysicist Matt Russo which tells Voyager 1’s awe-inspiring journey from sunny California to deep interstellar space, billions of miles from the earth, further than any human-made object has travelled.
  • In A Whale Song, marine biologist Nan Hauser talks about the life of a whale.
  • The Golden Spirit by Ruskin Bond tells the story of the author living in solitude, taking long walks exploring the forest and encountering a leopard whose trust he wishes to gain and embarks on a friendship with the golden spirit of the forest

Brain Music

Music from a variety of neuro-musicians, classical music legends and artists, including Grammy Award winners is designed to relax, help with focus and productivity, sleep, healing and more. Highlights include:

  • The Sleep Channel by Evoked Response has tracks infused with stimulation that increases neural activity called Slow Oscillations.
  • Your Daily Focus Capsule by Evoked Response features science backed music algorithmically designed to help listeners improve productivity.
  • Stay At Home Relaxation by Chillhop Music (Various Artists) gets listeners in a self-care mood and enjoy the day with a smooth playlist.
  • Grammy award winning soloist and Maori musical instrument specialist Jerome Kavanaugh created a series of traditional Maori music designed for healing.