Transform your living room into a home gym with Sky Q and Fiit

Thursday 1 October 2020

Challenge yourself to hundreds of Cardio, Strength and Rebalance classes or pick a training plan with Europe’s leading fitness app, available on a TV for the very first time

Time to work your muscles and get your heart pumping, all from the comfort of your living room, as fitness experience Fiit launches on Sky Q today. Whether you want to work up a sweat with Hiit, give strength conditioning or combat training a go, or relax with yoga, pilates or breathwork, Fiit will help you train smarter and harder – all from your TV, easy.

Sky Q is the only UK TV platform to offer an integrated fitness app, and from today, you can enjoy over 600 on-demand classes, created and led by Fiit’s 35 industry-leading trainers, including Adrienne Herbert, Cat Meffan, Corinne Naomi, Gede Foster, Gus Vaz Tostes and more. You can pick your class by studio – Cardio, Strength and Rebalance – or by trainer.

Having Fiit on Sky Q gives you a one-on-one training session with a fitness expert without the need to leave your home. If you’re training from your living room with the main Sky Q box, or transforming a spare room into a studio with the Sky Q Mini, it’s easy to open the app with a quick voice command like ‘Launch Fiit’, or say “fitness” to open the new fitness destination on Sky Q.

Coming soon, you’ll also be able to sign up to Fiit’s range of 2, 4 or 6-week training plans, which can be tailored to your level, whether you’re just starting your fitness journey, or taking it up a notch. In the coming months, Fiit Club will be live on Sky Q, so you can train with friends in group classes, and compete in a live leader board. You’ll also be able to connect your tracking device to your account (via your phone) so you can monitor your heart rate stats on screen when using Fiit on Sky Q.

Fraser Stirling, Group Chief Product Officer, Sky said: “With Fiit on Sky Q, we’re making it easier for people to enjoy their fitness journey at home. This is just the first fitness experience to come to the platform, reflecting how important Sky Q is to home life. TV is now about much more than our favourite show or movie, it’s how we listen to music, it’s about education, gaming, health and wellbeing and much more, and Sky Q continues to bring you more of what you love in one place in a way that’s easy and simple.

Fiit CEO Daniel Shellard says: Fiit is delighted to join forces with Sky Q to become their first-ever fitness streaming partner. We are dedicated to making fitness accessible to everybody and this latest launch will let Sky Q customers easily access our unmatched interactive fitness content through their Sky Q box. Streaming our category-leading workouts direct to their TVs. Driven by interactive experiences and consumers constantly evolving fitness habits, it’s predicted that the fitness streaming market will grow exponentially over the coming year, with predicted audience sizes comparable to that of entertainment streaming. Fiit is thrilled to be at the forefront of this trend with Sky Q, sitting on the platform alongside global giants Netflix and Spotify.”

24 free classes are available to all Sky Q customers, while Sky VIP customers can try the full Fiit experience for free for 30-days[1]. Customers who sign up to Fiit now will also receive 25% of their first payment[2]. Existing Fiit members can simply sign into their account on Sky Q.

Fiit joins a range of other brilliant apps on the Sky Q box, all in one place, including, Netflix, Disney+, Spotify, YouTube, YouTube Kids, ROXi, Highbrow, Playworks and many more.

Sky Q starts from just £25 a month, for both Sky TV and Netflix on an 18-month contract, to find out more head to Sky.com. Fiit has three standard price plans, monthly £20, quarterly £45 and yearly £120.

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About Sky

With 24 million customers across six countries, Sky is Europe’s leading media and entertainment company and is proud to be part of the Comcast group. Our 32,000 employees help connect our customers to the very best entertainment, sports, news, arts and to our own local, original content.

Following the success of Sky originals like Chernobyl, we plan to double our investment in original content by 2024. We’re also developing a new TV and movie studio, Sky Studios Elstree, which is expected to lead to the creation of over 2,000 new jobs and generate an additional £3 billion of production investment in UK creative sector in the first five years alone.

Our technology allows Sky customers to watch what they want, when they want, how they want and connects millions of people to content they love. And our online streaming service, NOW TV, brings viewers all the enjoyment of Sky with the flexibility of a contract-free service.

We also believe that a company of our scale has a responsibility that goes beyond our business, and into the community. We recently announced a series of commitments to help tackle racial injustice and improve diversity and inclusion. To ensure the commitments are delivered, Sky will invest £10million per year across its markets for each of the next three years. We’re committed to being Europe’s first net zero carbon entertainment company by 2030 – two decades before we have to – and we’re an inclusive employer recognised by The Times and Stonewall for our commitment to diversity.

About Fiit

Website: https://fiit.tv

Co-Founded in 2017 by a team of ex-Google employees and Qubit founders, Fiit is on a mission to get everybody moving, helping millions of people globally reap the benefits of regular exercise.

Fiit enables you to stream interactive fitness classes straight to your phone, tablet or TV. Work out any time and place with the most in-demand industry experts, for free. With three studios, there is an unrivalled choice of classes — including HIIT, combat, strength training, yoga, pilates, mobility flows and breathwork.

Members can choose from any of the 600+ on-demand classes, training plans, Fiit Mum and Fiit Club – live leaderboard nationwide workouts.

The Fiit app is compatible with most leading fitness devices, such as MyZone and Apple watch, or alternatively, you can purchase one of our Fiit devices, enabling you to track your progress, join the live leaderboard and count Fiit points. Fiit is available on three price plans, monthly (£20), quarterly (£45) and yearly (£120) and new subscribers can enjoy a 14-day free trial.

Since launching in 2017, Fiit amassed a Nationwide following, members have completed over one million classes. Coined the ‘Netflix of Fitness’ Fiit is available on iOS and Android, as well as Sky Q where it joins the platform as there first fitness streaming partner.


[1] Usual trial is 14 days. available to Sky VIP customers only, customers can get free access to Fiit for 30-days. Available for four weeks from 1st October 2020. To sign up, customers can head into the Sky VIP section of the My Sky App and select ‘Exclusive content’ to find the offer.

[2] 25% is off your first billing payment only (25% off first month, first quarter or first annual payment)


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