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You Are Your Own Gym

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$ 2.99
Genres: [Health & Fitness | Reference]
Developer: Hard Coded Studios
Release Date: Feb 24, 2011
Version: 4.2
Size: 393.88 MB
$ 2.99
Price Changed on Jul 17, 2013
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Get into the best shape of your life without stepping foot into a gym!

Exercise at home using the same techniques used by Special Forces as taught by fitness instructor and best selling author Mark Lauren.

Join the bodyweight fitness revolution today!

Use the body you HAVE to build the body you WANT following best selling author Mark Lauren's workout plans!

***** App Highlights *****

* No gym required
* Over 200 effective exercises using nothing but your body and items you can find around the house!
* Quick workouts
* Quick results!
* Easy to follow program
* Great for all fitness levels
* Workout in your own home or while traveling
* Workout in as little as 2 minutes and no more than 36 minutes a day.
* Our 10-week fitness programs will guide you to a new physique and are perfect for any fitness level.
* Quick workouts that you can use to fit any schedule with as little as 2 minutes a day. These require nothing but a floor and are great for exercising anywhere!
* Let our app guide you through each workout. Voice prompts and on screen video instruct you on exactly what to do.
* This app is for everyone: men, women, beginners, experts, busy professionals, travelers, athletes, functional fitness fans...

***** Recognitions *****

* #1 in the app paid category in 10 countries.
* #1 for iPhone/iPad in Heath and Fitness Paid
* App store features including "Get in Shape", "New Year New You", "New and Noteworthy", "What's Hot" and more
* 5 star average rating across all versions

WARNING: This app will remove your current fitness excuses and change your life.

***** App Origins *****

This app is based on the best selling book by Mark Lauren "You Are Your Own Gym". The bodyweight exercises in this app have been used to create society’s leanest, strongest, most confident people. He honed his program for a decade while preparing nearly a thousand soldiers for the extreme demands of the most elite levels of the U.S. Special Operations.

***** Interactive Workout Timers *****

Let Mark Lauren guide you through workouts and tell you exactly when to workout and when to rest all while giving you instructions for each exercise with detailed text and numerous images. Use these timers to follow each workout in the 10 week rapid results program or create your own custom workout routines from any exercise in the app.

***** Workout Types *****

- Tabatas
- Supersets
- Stappers
- Interval Sets
- Ladders.

***** Keep Sending Us Feedback! *****

* We listen and we respond to emails
* We update our app often
Get now this application with your unique ID and secured password.

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How to download the App

Download You Are Your Own Gym app for for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and iPad mini.
Download You Are Your Own Gym on PC or Mac:
1. Go to the You Are Your Own Gym application page in your iTunes.
2. Click the button to download the App.
3. Sync your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or iPad mini with iTunes to install the You Are Your Own Gym app.
Download the App With iOS App Store:
1. Open the App Store on your iDevice.
2. Search for You Are Your Own Gym.
3. Click the button to download and install it on your device.
4. Enjoy.


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User Ratings

Feb 10
(5★) Great way to work out!
I really like this app. It is flexible for those he want to vary their routines. There is also great structure for those who need
it. My only complaint is that the warmup and cool downs are a bit repe
Feb 04
(5★) Awesome
Awesome! Liking all the new additions, especially the warm up and cook down feature!
(5★) هَلَا بِالعِيَالِ ️
يَسْتَأْهِلُ كُلَّ دُولَارِ دَفْعَتِهِ بِهَدَا البَرْنَامَجِ
مُمْتَازٌ جِدًّا أَنْصَحُ فِيهِ
Feb 01
(5★) The best, easiest on the go app for working out.
No equipment needed. Little time. No excuses.
Jan 29
(5★) Very well-balanced progressive program
This program is well designed, ensuring you develop your "pull" as well as your "push" muscles. Many other body-strength programs
focus on the push musles (triceps, quadriceps and abdominals with push
Jan 28
(5★) Guided Programs
The guided programs are great. They are not tough enough that you cannot do them, but they are challenging enough to get results.
Jan 27
(5★) Excellent
I did the intermediate 10 week program without this app. Now I am doing it with the app using the timer. What a difference! This
is THE workout program. P90x was great but this is just AS GREAT! I am
Jan 23
(5★) Wonderful App
Update: Continue using this app indoors and outdoors and also some running/walking. Bodyweight training, some walking running in
the great outdoors and balanced nutrition is all I need to stay in good
Jan 15
(5★) Getting in shape
Good way to start from a low level and work back to health! Worth 3 for sure!
Jan 14
(5★) Good
It worked well as a reminder to work out and I feels stronger now so I guess it works
Jan 13
(5★) هلا بالعيال ️
يستاهل كل دولار دفعته بهدا البرنامج ممتاز جدا انصح فيه
Jan 10
(5★) Cool app! What about Chromecast support?
Great app. I would love to easily project this from my phone to the TV. Will there be chromecast support coming?Keep up the
awesome work!
(5★) Trainer
Excellent. Exactly what I wanted and expected.
(5★) Awesome App!
Enjoying this app a ton! Great and effective workouts anytime, along with stretching that has made life a lot better for me.
Great work guys!
Dec 21, 2014
(5★) Seamless
The app was very easy to use and provided seamless transitions from exercise to exercise. It was easy to get started with little
to no guess work.
Dec 20, 2014
(5★) Easy as 1, 2, 3
great app that is easy to follow. low in cost high in value
Dec 17, 2014
(5★) Everything I wanted it to be.
I wanted an app that would challenge me daily and require nothing but my body weight. 5 stars
Nov 29, 2014
(5★) Superior workout, minor issue with app
I started out formulating my own workouts. I now follow the YAYOG and the EFX workouts. They are all amazing. I would like to
suggest that if I pause the workout to answer a call or text that my worko
Nov 27, 2014
(5★) Amazing results.
I bought this because I was sick of gyms. I started on the 10 week beginner workouts, finished intermediate and am doing the
master level work outs. My belly is gone. My waist line is 3 inches smaller
Nov 26, 2014
(5★) Stay in shape on the road!
Love being able to stay in shape on the road and being able to design workout at round my schedule! 10 stars
Nov 23, 2014
(5★) Over 50 crowd, remember when.
You came out of basic training in the best shape of your life? No fancy equipment, just basic, consistent workouts. This app
guides you through similar workouts without the dreaded drill sergeants.
Nov 22, 2014
(5★) Highly recommended
Great app even for beginners. Try it
Nov 21, 2014
(5★) Amazing
I wanted to get back to the gym but first I wanted to build up some strength, this was the best way of doing this.
Nov 20, 2014
(5★) Best exercise app
This is the best exercise app, get this app to build muscle mass its all in the nutrition or get fit have more control of your
Nov 17, 2014
(5★) Very good
Excellent app to make in house exercises
Nov 14, 2014
(5★) Best workout app!
You get warming upYou get cool downYou get a complete programYou get individual exercises
Nov 11, 2014
(4★) So far so good
Enjoying this so far! First 2 weeks are little repetitive, but get solid results. Great job!
Nov 09, 2014
(4★) Great app, waiting
App is great and gives you an easy to follow routine. In week 2 of 10 and the workouts are tough enough for anyone. I would give 5
stars if exercises with the suspension trainer were there.
Nov 02, 2014
(5★) Truly great app
Has kept me on a fitness program longer than anything else.
Oct 23, 2014
(5★) Love it
Great ap. love the variety. Highly recommend.
Oct 21, 2014
(5★) This program works nicely
Very nice programmed workout sets that saves my time yet has great results.
Oct 19, 2014
(5★) Fantastic
Easy to use, fun to use, and easy to use. What more could you want?
(5★) Great app with book
Great supplement for the book. Great app for beginners (me) who want help figuring out which exercises to do, how log to do them,
and how long to rest.
Oct 09, 2014
(5★) The best!
I have used a number of bodyweight exercise apps and have found good qualities in all of them. Timed goals, follow along exercises
that you can watch while performing the exercise, etc. are all import
Oct 08, 2014
(5★) Personal trainer in your phone
The app is great - Mark talks you through each workout, there are example videos for each move. And you can customize your own
sequences. Best I have seen.
(3★) Very good, but with some glitches.
- First, I like the idea and it is well executed here.- The variety of exercises keeps it interesting and none of them take that
long to complete. - I have seen definite improvement in my physique. -
Oct 07, 2014
(5★) Awesome app
Great plans. Great results. Have moved to one hand push-ups this year using this app and cross it.
Oct 05, 2014
(5★) A great companion to the book.
This app makes working out easy. The only thing that would be great is over the cloud syncing with the iPad app. Other than that,
great app!
Sep 24, 2014
(5★) What a great workout app.
A co worker told me about this app and now we are 12 strong just at work doing this week by week! #fitlife
Sep 23, 2014
(5★) Easy to use
Great workout. Nice and easy to bring with any where. Makes skipping workout almost impossible. Would like to see communication
between devices (iPad, iPod, iPhone).
Sep 20, 2014
(5★) Phenomenal!
Customized and template workouts. Very challenging workouts. This has replaced my Wii.
Sep 17, 2014
(5★) Superb App, Superior Fitness Program
The seemingly limitless variety & versatility of the various fitness programs and multi-layer exercises this app features are
astonishing. On top of all this, there is that portability the app affords
Sep 09, 2014
(5★) An easy plan to stick with
I have been into body weight training for two years. This app has changed the way I work out. I have seen it go through many
variations, and it just keeps getting better. I always have it with me, and
Sep 08, 2014
(5★) Love this workout
Great workout and a nearly perfect app. The only missing piece is a better way to save and track progress. This is a minor gripe
as the workout functions and video demos are fantastic.
(5★) So effective and easy to use
This app has helped me get back into strength training at a good pace. It is encouraging and effective!
Sep 01, 2014
(5★) Excellent Workout Companion
Tracks all the timing for you, and Mark Lauren is on video doing all the exercises with you so you can see how to do them.
Intelligently fades your music out when giving instructions and fades it back
Aug 28, 2014
(5★) Best fitness app so far
Really gives me the feeling I get after going to the gym.Different than the other fitness apps out there.
Aug 25, 2014
(5★) Excellent excellent excellent
What a great app. I love this very much because I hate going to the gym only to find it crowded with almost every machine or
station taken. I can use this instead and not have to worry about the stres
Aug 12, 2014
(5★) Exactly what I needed
This is has a ton of exercise to choose from and they are well organized, but it also has a 10 week guided program. The experience
is full and this is the perfect app if you would rather workout at ho
Aug 08, 2014
(5★) Best bodyweight training program
Would like to log sprints into the app,still 5 stars hands down.
Aug 07, 2014
(5★) Body weight
This is a great app for anyone trying to loose weight, or workout when traveling. The workouts scale to your ability. They include
a warmup and cool down. The workouts show you how to do the movements
Aug 04, 2014
(5★) Great work-out
I use this all the time. No need to buy a lot of equipment when you can use this and a chin-up bar. Highly recommend.
(5★) Pretty solid
I bought this app a few years ago after I read YAYOG, it has gone well with the book. The predesigned workouts are nice and it
gives you the ability to design your own workout. Overall a very good app
Aug 01, 2014
(5★) Outstanding App!
Great for anyone lacking a gym. Good for beginners and advanced fitness buffs!
Jul 31, 2014
(5★) Great
It is great ! I love it so much
Jul 29, 2014
(5★) What a great app
This is a great app,great workouts. Will get you results if you use it consistently.
Jul 28, 2014
(5★) Perfect Companion App for YAYOG!
This app and the book are exactly what I was looking for. The app has all the exercises and variations from the book and also
includes all of the structured 10 week programs programs. The app is soli
Jul 22, 2014
(5★) Great way to stay fit
Nice, simple exercises to do anywhere, even if time, space, and equipment are limited. No nonsense approach.
Jul 18, 2014
(5★) Really good exercise app
Highly recommended, no gym required!
Jul 11, 2014
(5★) Fantastic workout!
My wife and I recently started the You Are Your Own Gym exercise program and have found this companion app incredibly useful. We
recommend it and the book it is based on heartily to anyone starting th
Jul 10, 2014
(5★) all bases covered
The best workout app, so week thought out, versatile with both set programs and freedom to generate individual routines, archives
exercises completed making it easy to track progress. Obviously worth
(5★) Best Body Weight Exercise App Available
If you are serious about wanting to get your body in fantastic shape, then you have got to get this app. Mark can teach you how to
do it!
Jul 08, 2014
(5★) Keeps me in a program!
I really like the programs themselves and the training techniques, the app does a great job of helping you do the workouts. The
video examples and the text descriptions are good. I like that you can a
Jul 07, 2014
(5★) Like like like
I love this program and this app!
Jun 27, 2014
(5★) Hooya
Outstanding app. Works great and provides an amazing exercise program. Truly a life changing product from Mr. Lauren.
Total 65 reviews with 98.8% ratings for this app.
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Version History

App Store Rank History

The below graph shows You Are Your Own Gym's highest daily rank history in its category on iTunes.


Best chart rankings:
#21 in Top apps (iPhone) on Jun 02, 2014

Today's chart rankings:
#187 in US store (iPhone)

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