During a study at WHOOP Labs, you will be a part of our research and data collection efforts for WHOOP technology. You will follow a set protocol, which is outlined in each study description on our sign-up page, while we collect your performance data. This is done through a number of non-invasive sensors and/or monitors.
Our compensation options range from free months of a new or existing WHOOP membership, WHOOP Store Credit to use online at checkout, and select gift cards. Please refer to each study description on our sign-up page for full details.
In accordance with the City of Boston, participants are not required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to come in for a study.
When you arrive at One Kenmore Square, Suite 201, Boston, MA 02215, please check-in at the security desk on the first floor letting them know you are here to participate in a study at WHOOP Labs. They will then give you direction to take the elevator to the second floor. Once you get to the second floor, follow the signs to the WHOOP Labs entrance.
When you sign up for a study, you will receive a confirmation email through Calendly that has cancellation and reschedule links. You must do this to effectively cancel or reschedule your study. Simply declining the calendar invite will not work. If you have any issues during this process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Studies can range from 15 minutes to 24 hours and are specified in the study detail page. The majority of studies take 1 hour to complete.
No! We are looking for study participants of all fitness levels and abilities. If a study requires a specific technical skillset, it will be noted in the the study detail page.
Since all of our studies are different, please check the requirements before you arrive at the Lab. For example, if you are signed up for a study that requires physical activity, please wear comfortable workout attire and sneakers. If a study requires specific attire or equipment outside of these recommendations, we will disclose that in the study description when you sign up.
Yes, the Lab has shower rooms, but please note that a shower might not always be available as they are limited. We also have space for you to use if you simply need to change before and/or after your study.
Understanding demographic criteria of our study population is an important component of our research. Participants will be asked to provide this information at the time of their study, and complete a number of short forms acknowledging the confidential nature of our work, participant liability, and participant consent. We adhere to strict standards when it comes to protecting our participants. Your data is never shared beyond the confines of the specific study you are participating in.
Yes! Requests for accommodation should be sent to email@example.com.
Cell phones are not allowed in the study space, and you will be asked to leave your device with your belongings once you check in for your study.
No, WHOOP Labs does not sell retail products at this time.
No, we do not offer or validate parking. We suggest planning ahead to find street parking in the area or park in one of the nearby garages.
Our studies tend to fill up quickly! We suggest checking our sign-up page often, as we have last minute cancellations and additional time slots open up throughout the week.