Here’s a way to get a head start on your New Year’s resolution to lose some weight: a token that pays you for working out.

Blockchain company Lympo is issuing LYM tokens for completed workout challenges through its Lympo Run app. The app will be launched in the U.S. next month during an event featuring the National Basketball Association’s Dallas Mavericks.

To earn those tokens, users complete what The Blockchain reports are “simple walking or running” challenges. The LYM tokens can be used to buy sporting goods in the Lympo Shop, which is part of the app.

Lympo said its app can also be used, for example, to help a gym chain increase its brand awareness by hosting sponsored challenges on the app. Read more here.

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