Get discounts on Fitbit devices — just in time for holiday shopping

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fitbitUAB employees may purchase Fitbit personal fitness tracking devices at a discounted rate through a partnership between The University of Alabama System and Fitbit.

Preferred pricing on all Fitbit devices is available through the UA System online storefront at At the prompt, enter the discount code, which is the word “blazer” followed by your BlazerID (e.g., blazersmith123) and make a selection.

Discounts can range from $19-$72. For example, the small Fitbit Zip armband, which normally retails for around $60, is available to system employees for $40. The watch-like Surge band, which retails for about $250, can be bought through the online storefront for $177.

“No matter if an employee feels like an avid exerciser or a couch potato, wearing a Fitbit is a great way to track how much you actually move,” said Anna Threadcraft, director of UAB Employee Wellness. “I am so pleased to support a unique way for employees to engage in their health and track success, one step at a time.”

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