FitnessKeeper Grabs $1.1M
Boston-based FitnessKeeper, the developer of mobile app RunKeeper, announced today that is has wrapped up a $1.1 million financing, led by Bryce Roberts at O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures. The funding round also involved full participation from the startup’s existing investors, who include LaunchCapital, Will Herman, Dave Balter, and Don McLagan. They backed FitnessKeeper for its $400,000 seed funding in November 2009. The RunKeeper app for iPhone and Android tracks the distance, speed, and routes its users run, and recently rolled out virtual fitness classes to help users train for specific road races.