If you can’t walk up a flight of stairs without getting winded, and just thinking about running a mile is enough to leave you feeling exhausted, it might be time to start (or get back into) a fitness regimen. Whether you’ve taken an extended break from any type of physical activity (No shame!) or are a true beginner looking to embark on a fitness journey, taking the first step is the hardest part.
Instead of signing up for a gym membership (Do you know how crowded that place gets in January?) or paying for pricey boutique fitness classes ($20 to $40 a pop), get a head start on your fitness journey with these apps. For prices ranging from totally free to a yearly subscription, you can work out in the comfort of your own home under the guidance of trainers and trainer-approved fitness plans. Mix up your workouts, track your progress, get your sweat on with these 11 apps for beginners.