Windows 8 Yoga And Martial Arts App For Kids: Fit Kid

Fit Kid is a free Windows 8 Yoga and Martial Arts app for the small kids to learn yoga postures and martial arts techniques while having fun. Using this app, small kids can learn yoga and self defence techniques in an interesting way, under the guidance of their guardians. By adopting these simple yoga postures, they can grow healthy and strong. The self-defence techniques help kids defend themselves when needed.

Fit Kid is an interactive app that teaches yoga and martial arts in the form of cartoon pictures and easy text descriptions. To make it even more interesting, it also plays audio of how the different postures and self-defence techniques should be performed. The advantages of performing these yoga postures and martial arts techniques are also described along. The app has a beautiful interface, especially designed to attract the attention of kids.

Fit Kid - Start Screen

Fit Kid is freely available under Health & Fitness category of Windows Store. You can view the app directly in Windows Store using the link given at the end.

Let’s see how to use this Windows 8 yoga and martial arts app.

Teach Yoga and Martial Arts to your kids with fun:

To start, first install this app on your Windows 8 PC. As you launch the app, it will take you to the Start screen. The main screen will show you the option to learn Yoga and Self-defence Techniques as two picture tiles. You can select your area of interest first and tap on the desired tile. A caution is also displayed on the main screen that the mentioned activities in the app should strictly be performed under the supervision of adults. Below the picture tiles, you will find options to Play, Pause, and Stop. As you click on Play option, a female voice will read out the caution instructions for you.

Fit Kid - List of Exercises

Select the category that your kid wants to learn first and tap to open it. The category will take you to a list of exercises (yoga postures/ self-defence techniques) with pictures and their names, under that category. Click on a picture tile to open it. A position picture of that yoga posture/ self-defence technique will be displayed on the left and relevant textual instructions will be displayed on the right side of the screen. Click on Play button to play the audio instructions of how that particular yoga posture/ self-defence technique has to be performed. To pause or stop the audio anytime, you can use the Pause and Stop buttons.

Fit Kid - Description of self-defence technique

The left and right headed arrows on the top extremes of each tile can be used to navigate between various exercise tiles.

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Key Features of this Free Windows 8 Yoga and Martial Arts App:

  • Free Windows 8 yoga and martial arts app for kids
  • Describes easy ways to learn yoga and self-defence techniques
  • Cartoon pictures of various postures displayed
  • Pleasing audio playback of how to perform given exercises
  • Interactive interface

My Verdict:

Fit Kid is an excellent free Windows app for kids to teach them yoga and self-defence techniques while having fun. Various postures are depicted as beautiful cartoon pictures. The textual description is very interactive and audio feature of ‘how to perform’ adds to its liveliness. Your kids will definitely love it. Give it a try and share your feedback via comments.

Get Fit Kid here!