Beachbody® On Demand (3 Reviews)

Beachbody® On Demand (3 Reviews)

Pros Start instantly | Hundreds of workouts | 14-day free trial

Cons Data drain | Some programs unavailable | Some workouts require specialized gym equipment

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Start instantly | Hundreds of workouts | 14-day free trial


Data drain | Some programs unavailable | Some workouts require specialized gym equipment

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Beachbody® On Demand Company Review

Beachbody was founded in 1998 and has focused on helping its customers “achieve their goals and enjoy healthy, fulfilling lives.” It boasts having empowered more than 23 million persons. Beachbody does this by offering customers a wide variety of unique programs and workout variations. Among the most popular are P90X 90-day home fitness system and PiYo – an 8-week fitness program blending elements of Pilates and yoga.

The company, which also sells fitness accessories and nutritional supplements, posted earnings in excess of $1 billion in gross sales in 2015. After years of offering its programs on DVD, the company now offers Beachbody On Demand, so customers can access hundreds of the company’s most popular workouts online.

Beachbody® On Demand Pros

With the Beachbody On Demand app, you can start working toward your fitness goal immediately without waiting for a DVD to arrive. In addition, you get round-the-clock access to Beachbody On Demand and the freedom to workout wherever you are, without going to a physical gym.

The app’s convenient navigation features make it easy to use, plus you can access programs from a range of devices, including laptops, smartphones, and tablets, or sync it to your television. Another big bonus is the app’s compatibility with the Apple Watch and Wahoo Tracker.

With the app plus your Beachbody On Demand membership, you can instantly access nutrition guides; meal plans; fitness guides; daily calendars; Beachbody’s digital library of over 700 workouts; and a daily Challenge Du Jour workout. The ability to save videos and watch them later without internet connectivity is a major advantage. Furthermore, hearing impaired persons can view videos with subtitles.

Perhaps, the biggest advantage of the app is that it is free for both iOS and Android users. Added to that, 14-day free trial of Beachbody On Demand is also offered or you can choose from a variety of subscription packages (3-month, 6-month and 12-month) most of which carry a risk-free 30-day money back guarantee.

Beachbody® On Demand Cons

Unless you are watching a previously downloaded Beachbody video, the app requires a reliable internet or WiFi connection. Plus, if you choose to stream the content using your mobile data, then the app drains your data very quickly.

Other issues include streaming outages, which will affect major online sites, such as Beachbody, occasionally. Moreover, some programs cannot be viewed on the iOs or Android apps and while the app is free, the monthly subscription required to rent the videos could be counted among the app’s downsides.

Beachbody® On Demand Bottom Line

The advantages of using the Beachbody On Demand mobile app certainly outweigh the few negatives you might encounter. The variety and convenience the app offers makes sticking to your fitness plan a very achievable goal.

How It Works

To use the Beachbody On Demand app you must first sign up for one of the packages. Next, download the free app for iOs or Android devices. Launch the app on your mobile device and log into your account. Navigate through the app to set up workout duration, trainer and program, intensity, etc. Once everything is to your liking, get started!

There is also a Recently Watched feature which lists all of your recently watched programs. Select the one you want to return to and pick up where you left off. With the Beachbody On Demand mobile app’s offline mode, there is no need for an internet connection. Workouts you have previously saved remain available to you for as long as your subscription lasts.

Plans & Pricing

There are 5 membership plans to choose from: 2 each for 12 months and 3 months, as well as a 6-month plan. One 12-month plan and one 3-month plan are offered as Shakeology Challenge Packs. Each comes with a 30-day supply of Shakeology, a nutritional beverage sold by Beachbody.

Prices start at $39 for a 3-month membership and go up to $160 for the 12-month Shakeology Challenge Pack. The lowest priced package comes with a 14-day free trial and all other packages offer a 30-day money back guarantee (less shipping and handling). All plans feature automatic renewal and billing but do give you the option to cancel at any time.

With your Beachbody On Demand membership you get access to complete Beachbody fitness programs and hundreds of workouts. To help you keep track and stay on target, you get fitness guides, progress trackers and workout calendars. Membership also comes with customized meal plans featuring hundreds of recipes. Furthermore, members get access to Beachbody’s FIXATE healthy, cooking videos.

Support as you make your way on your fitness journey is provided in quite a few ways. First, as a Beachbody On Demand member, you get a free personal coach who helps to keep you accountable for the progress you are making toward your fitness goal.

More support and motivation is available from the extensive Beachbody member community. Membership to Beachbody On Demand also comes with access to advice from Beachbody’s fitness and nutrition experts.

Beachbody On Demand provides a Frequently Asked Questions and Support page. Members can get quick answers to a myriad of questions sorted by category. You can also choose to talk directly with an agent on the phone or by online Live chat.

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Tyrone Barquet’s Review

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11:51 AM

This is so good! ✔✔✔✔?????

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Rizza Villanueva’s Review

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11:35 AM

This app is great, love the workouts.

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Rhonda’s Review

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11:13 AM

Effective and fast paced with great results! I would recommend BEACHBODY for sure.