Vancouver, April 3rd, 2020 – Core Health & Fitness has a new OpenHub™ connection option. Star Trac and StairMaster cardio equipment is now enabled to connect with Samsung Galaxy Watch devices for seamless fitness data tracking.

Core Health & Fitness has provided innovative, cutting-edge solutions to Samsung Health platform with a strong market presence across cardio, strength, group cycling and high-intensity interval training (“HIIT”) equipment.

“The vision behind our OpenHub displays has always been to provide an open platform that allows us to work with expert partners to provide fitness solutions for the most users possible,” explained Travis Vaughan, Director of Cardio Products and Technology for Core Health & Fitness. “Adding the capability to connect with the Galaxy Watch, the Galaxy Watch Active and the Galaxy Watch Active2 is an incredible solution for the global user base who is so strongly connected with the Samsung Galaxy Watch devices.”

Dr. Kevin Shim, Vice President and Head of Samsung Health Product Management Group of Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics said, “At Samsung we always strive to bring innovative experiences to our customers. With the integration of our Galaxy Watch devices with Core Health & Fitness’ connected equipment, fitness enthusiasts around the world will now be able to achieve their fitness goals in a more effective manner with Samsung Health. We are happy about our partnership with Core Health & Fitness and look forward to bringing more innovations in the near future.

The connectivity is now available on the Samsung Galaxy Watch devices via a software update released on Mar 6th. Star Trac and StairMaster OpenHub displays can also be upgraded to add this new feature via a software update released today. To learn more about the connectivity options available on the OpenHub platform, visit corehandf.com/openhub.

Media references should be made to: Core Health & Fitness: Erin O’Brien, Director of Marketing at eobrien@corehandf.com

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