Samsung and Echelon ink deal to bring “digital fitness” to 20 million
The company will host live fitness classes via Samsung Health, and it joins other fitness brands like Fitplan, My Fitness by Jillian Michaels, and Calm in delivering training live feeds to Samsung TVs.
Shortly after Samsung introduced its latest TV lineups at CES 2020, the company confirmed that Samsung Health is going to expand and launch on the company’s TVs this year. The platform will deliver unique fitness content to the big screen, and it has the potential of becoming a great asset for Indoor Cycling at home folks.
Echelon has joined the Samsung Health on TV platform, an application where Echelon fitness classes will be available on select Samsung televisions. Echelon has inked a deal with Samsung that puts it on course to be part of Samsung’s ambition to reach 20 million consumers with digital fitness products for the home.
Samsung announced the great news at their Samsung’s Consumer Electronics Show when highlighting their famous fitness app Samsung Health. Free trials and subscriptions are now offered by the tech giant as it bids to compete in the indoor fitness space.
Alongside Echelon, Samsung has partnered with other wellness brands like Calm, Fitplan and Jillian Michaels to name a few. The platform has hundreds of exclusive, expert-lead, workout videos available to users.
“We are excited to be part of Samsung Health,” said Lou Lentine, president of Echelon. “This is an amazing opportunity for Echelon and our Chattanooga and Miami instructors to host live fitness and wellness classes within homes around the
Echelon, developed by Lentine, was debuted in Chattanooga in 2017 to provide a “more affordable stationary bike with the tracking and interactive features of Peloton and other higher-priced rivals”.
This current announcement is proof that Echelon is showing commitment to their brand philosophy of making fitness frustration free, and fun and accessible to all. Which is why we always supported Echelon Bikes over the over-priced Peloton Bikes