Whoop, the sports tech and analytics company that makes discreet wearables, raises $55M

Kevin William David
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Whoop, the sports tech and analytics company that makes discreet wearables, raises $55M

On the heels of Google buying Fitbit for $2.1 billion, another player in wearables and health technology has picked up a big round of growth funding to continue expanding its business. Whoop, which makes a sensor-equipped (and screen-free) strap that continuously tracks your activities 24/7 and the...

Kevin William David
Director of Community @angellist. No 1 Hunter on @product-hunt .

At a time when wearables have become part of the gadget pantheon, equipped with screens and acting as little computers in their own right, Whoop has taken a very different turn, opting to build a device that looks nothin… Show more

Whoop raises $55 million to improve athletic performance with wearables and analytics
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Whoop, a company that meshes wearables with machine learning and number-crunching analytics to help athletes optimize their performance, has raised $55 million in a round of funding led by Foundry Group, with participation from Two Sigma Ventures, Accomplice, Thursday Ventures...
Whoop raises $55 million to improve athletic performance with wearables and analytics