Online Group-Exercises for Older Adults of Different Physical Abilities

@article{Bez2016OnlineGF,
  title={Online Group-Exercises for Older Adults of Different Physical Abilities},
  author={Marcos B{\'a}ez and Francisco Ibarra and Iman Khaghani Far and Michela Ferron and Fabio Casati},
  journal={2016 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS)},
  year={2016},
  pages={524-533}
}
In this paper we describe the design and validation of a virtual fitness environment aiming at keeping older adults physically and socially active. We target particularly older adults who are socially more isolated, physically less active, and with less chances of training in a gym. The virtual fitness environment, namely Gymcentral, was designed to enable and motivate older adults to follow personalised exercises from home, with a (heterogeneous) group of remote friends and under the remote… Expand
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