Bangalore-based Gympik.com, an online fitness discovery platform, has raised its pre-series A funding from RoundGlass Partners.
The funds will be used to expand the company’s footprint across new geographies, confirmed Amaresh Ojha, Founder and CEO, Gympik Health Solutions. He added, “We will also use the funding to hire technical talent that can help us reach our expansion goals.”
Gympik is a fitness discovery platform which claims to have around 10,000 fitness centers and 6,000 trainers from 20 cities. The startup also offers cloud-based software and a personalized application for fitness centers, which can be deployed by center managers, trainers and consumers to track performance and fitness schedules. The platform allows users to calculate calories burnt based on their specific data and health stats, basal metabolic rate (BMR), body mass index (BMI) and heart rate, apart from daily lifestyle and health tips offered.
Gympik.com was founded in December 2012 by Amaresh Ojha and Ajay Pandey. It’s major focus areas are Aerobics, Gym, Zumba, Dance, Dietitian, Physiotherapy and Yoga. The company had raised raised $135k in Seed round of investment in January 2015 from a group of angel investors including, Capvent’s Managing Partners-Tom Clausen and RohanAjila, and a manufacturing firm Haldyn Glass.