GITHUB LINK: https://github.com/TeamEmma/superathlete/ Super Athlete is an app for tweens. Tweens are defined as individuals in the age group of 10-19 years.
Nearly half of American youth aged 12-21 years are not vigorously active on a regular basis. About 14 percent of young people report no recent physical activity. The Active Healthy Kids report states that 63 percent of children’s time after school is spent in sedentary activities. Too much screen time and not enough physical activity is taking its toll on teens and tweens.
Tweens love gamification: A whopping 97% of kids play computer and video games. Our App aims to an important thing tweens love to the workout/physical activity process. 1) Real life super heroes
What does our App do:
It is a fun app for tweens. Each sport has a real life super hero. This hero motivates you through workouts. You get points for workouts you complete.
Additional Features if we had more time: 1) Interactive Maps (showing sport pickup events in the area) 2) Leaderboards. Wana be the super hero amongst super heros? 3) Daily challenges from athletes (With ofcourse 2x points) 4) Ability to have facebook/meetup events integration 5) Additional Sports (So many out there we are excited about….YOGA!!) 6) Gif friendly chat 7) Social Media integration 8) Music/Podcast Integration
Team Member Contributions:
Brain storming- Whole Team
Awesome Front End: Kamrin, Molly, Leena
Cool Backend: Preet, Stephanie, Zoe, Mona