Led by Senior Intelligence Analyst Anagha Hanumante
2018 has been a busy year for the fitness industry. Peloton launched a connected treadmill and has indicated near-term plans to IPO. ClassPass raised another $85M and just expanded to Asia. Startups are increasing their at-home fitness offerings with a focus on making workouts increasingly efficient, exciting, and, of course, tech-enabled. Meanwhile, investors, media, and consumers are questioning whether a “gympocalypse” is brewing.
We explore the top trends to watch in fitness in 2018 including:
- Major fitness tech startup players
- Technologies and distribution models enabling fitness tech
- Emerging fitness hubs outside of the United States
- How new industries are integrating fitness into their product and service offerings
Anagha Hanumante is a senior intelligence analyst at CB Insights, where she produces data-driven analysis and research reports on startup, venture capital, and emerging tech trends across the consumer space with a focus on beauty & personal care and the wellness space. Her research has been cited in CNBC, The Business of Fashion, Glossy, and more.
Prior to joining the intelligence team at CB Insights, Anagha worked at Credit Suisse on the Group CIO Innovation team where she investigated emerging fintech and enterprise IT trends, conducted due diligence on startups, and developed partnerships across the fintech ecosystem. Anagha is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor's in Information Science and a minor in Entrepreneurship.