Athos a wearable technology that is fully equipped and integrated in workout clothing has the capability of tracking every move you make while working out. Athos which has raised millions and millions of funds since its launch in 2012 has plans to add more products to its range.
Athos smart apparel monitors your bio-signals and unlocks some meaningful insight on your performance. All in real time, the apparel embedded with multiple sensors called electromyography (EMG) heart rate and breathing collects, tracks, and assess muscle activity and effort. The Athos fabric is made of compression material that fits to your body. Athos data shows high levels of insight into the physiology and performance. The clothes are being trialed by the NFL as well as seasoned pros, like former world champion light weight boxer Amir Khan.
The company is based in California, Athos offers a few pricey products a men’s shirt and shorts, together retailing for $547 and women’s legging for $149. All the gear is water and sweat resistant as well as washable.
The Athos app helps you track your progress and sets benchmarks so you get the most out of your training. You can glance at the screen and make a difference right then,” says founder Dhananja Jayalath. “It’s helping you improve.” The apparel line is definitely an exciting development for the fitness tech world. Make sure to lookout for more of their clothing apparel in the near future.