Georges St-Pierre's Mobile Application Officially Launches Today
TORONTO, Feb. 4 /CNW/ - Kombat Mobile and AddictiveMobility today
announced the launch of the mobile application with Georges "Rush"
St-Pierre a.k.a "GSP". Georges St-Pierre will be launching his first
mobile application on an interactive media platform to connect users to
his training techniques, nutrition and, fitness regimens as well as
interactive mobile games. The mobile application is readily compatible
with the iPad, iPod, iPhone, Blackberry and Android smart phones across
the global network.
"This partnership has developed a meaningful and innovative application
that reflects what is important to me," St-Pierre said. "This is my
first mobile app, and it will change the way I interact with my fans."
"Georges has allowed us to share a variety of his interests in this
mobile app," Muzaffar Abbas, Kombat Mobile CEO said. "Fans and
end-users alike can now experience the technology, games, MMA sport,
fitness and nutrition matters in their highest-grade format."
The customized platform focuses on 3 key areas:
The patented Strike Challenge allows iPhone users to compare their punch
velocity with the reigning UFC welterweight champion. Users are
challenged to punch at GSP's punch velocity, results can be pushed to
social feeds. The social game engages users in a question and answer
format. Participating users earn points and, have the option to push
activities to Twitter. The application uses Addictive mobility's
proprietary Game Zone technology using social components for a Social
Game experience. Participating users earn points for answering mixed
martial arts trivia. They also have the option to push their results
onto Facebook and Twitter.
Nutrition and Fitness
Users view exclusive videos of Georges St-Pierre teaching them how to
cook nutritious meals. GSP's fitness training and techniques will be available for Fightclub
app users to train with. There is also a sneak preview of the GSP
RUSHFIT six-part fitness series.
Users can ask GSP's trainer questions face-to-face via Twitter. This
feature has a quick navigational panel for instant interaction.
"This application sets a new standard in the development of premium
social based applications," said Nussar Ahmad, Addictive Mobility CEO.
"The social components of the application will build a mixed martial
community centered on George St-Pierre, a figure far larger than the
The free standard version of the mobile application includes MMA news,
GSP Connect, GSP RUSHFIT, wallpaper and photo gallery. Features such as
GSP Fightclub, GSP Nutrition and GSP TV are available for $4.99. The
Strike Challenge game is only compatible with iPhone and iTouch
Headquartered in Toronto, Kombat Mobile creates applications for the
Android, Blackberry, iPhone, iPod Touch and Windows Mobile products.
Kombat Mobile custom designs and builds progressive mobile applications
with the intent to transform the way clients can entertain and interact
with the public. With a special focus on health and fitness, Kombat
Mobile caters to mixed martial arts athletes and its industry. For
more information please visit http://www.kombatmobile.com
Addictive Mobility™ is an award winning premium mobile advertising
network with offices in Toronto and Los Angeles. Recognized with 7
industry awards in the past 3 years, the mobile ad network has
leveraged their social targeting solutions to help a number of
advertisers and creative agencies develop successful advertising
campaigns. For more information please visit http://www.addictivemobility.com
Georges "Rush" St-Pierre (also referred to as "GSP") is a Canadian
professional mixed martial artist and MMA world champion who holds
black belts in both Kyokushin Karate and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is
managed by Rodolphe Beaulieu and represented by CAA Sports, a division
of Creative Artists Agency. For more information about GSP, visit his
website, www.facebook.com/georgesstpierre, or follow him at www.twitter.com/georgesstpierre.
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