Get Fit With Kinect Fitness Games

Leading a sedentary lifestyle is one of the reasons that cause obesity. With the advancing technology such as televisions, computers, washing machines, dish washers, remote controls and other modern convenience devices, it has made life even more sedentary. Finding the time to go to a gym and exercise is not always easy. However, you can find ways to stay active and fit playing Kinect fitness games in the privacy of your own home.

[Read also: Great Gadgets developed due to Sports and Technology]

Get Fit, Stay Fit

How many hours do you spend in a week for exercise? What kind of workouts do you do? Let us know.

Personal Fitness Games

When you want to workout on your own, there are plenty of Kinect fitness games to choose from. Games such as “Zumba Fitness” and “Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2012” allow you to workout at your own pace. Certain personal fitness games such as “The Biggest Loser Ultimate Workout” allow you to create your own fitness routine, as well as keep track of the amount of calories you consume a day. Many of the personal fitness games offered also allow you to choose from different difficulty and skill levels. For example, if you are just beginning the game, you may want to start at a beginner’s level to learn the techniques associated with the game. Once you grow more comfortable with the game and build your workout endurance, you can easily change to a higher level workout.

[Suggested reading: Best of Winter-Inspired Games]

Family Fitness Games

The Kinect was designed to be family friendly. Getting your family together and working out is not only good for everyone, but also fun. Plenty of games were designed for the Kinect with this in mind. Games such as “Dance Central” makes working out fun for the entire family. Other games such as “Dance Masters” lets you and your family or friends compete with one another on various dance levels.

Benefits of Working Out with a Kinect

Finding time during the day to go to a gym and workout is not easy for everyone. However, with a Kinect, you can workout any time you like, without ever having to leave your home. Whether you choose to workout alone or with others, the Kinect offers a variety of fitness games that are ideal for helping you get into shape, lose weight, and stay healthy.

[Read also: The scoop on Windows Kinect]

Watch the video below on the game Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2012 (Xbox 360 Kinect)

How about that for a workout? Could this be your solution to getting fit? Tell us in the comments.


  1. Amit
    • Peter Lee
  2. Ray
    • Peter Lee
  3. Anna
    • Peter Lee
  4. Rosel
    • Peter Lee
  5. Lizzie
    • Peter Lee
  6. Sam
    • Peter Lee
  7. Carol
    • Peter Lee
  8. Danny
    • Peter Lee
  9. Mark
    • Peter Lee
      • William Brown
        • Peter Lee
  10. Pavan Somu
    • Peter Lee