BEST RUNNING APPS
Here is a list of the 5 best running apps out there. They will coach you, motivate you, track & map your distance, log your progress, and more. Don't want to memorize training programs or keep checking your stopwatch? Try one of these apps. They really do make training easier:
Personal Running Trainer: This is the most complete running app available. Free to download and beautifully designed, it comes with tracking and mapping options and training programs for five different distances: 1 mile, 5k, 10k, half marathon and marathon. Just download and listen to the coaching instructions voice over your own music while you run! App Store Google Play
RunKeeper: This popular app is great for tracking your performance (distance, pace, speed, etc.) and it is connected to RunKeeper's social website that allows you to log in and track your performance online and share with others. Free. App Store Google Play
Nike+: Nike's tracking app is well designed and includes many motivating features, including voice-over talent from top professional athletes to cheer you on. You can easily share your runs with Nike+ social integration sign up for coaching programs.
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Pedometer: Don't want to use GPS? No problem. Pedometer uses your phone's accelerometer to track distance, speed, pace, etc. There is a free and a paid version.
Zombies Run: This is a fun alternative to other running apps. As you run, you are placed in the center of a zombie invasion, real-time. Instead of a routine workout, you're running for your life! Very clever, but pricey. App Store Google Play