When it comes to cycling, whether it is recording your ride or monitoring your training, you now have an app for everything. New cycling apps are constantly rolling into the market. It was time we spoke about the apps we find helpful, so here are the apps we highly recommend!
Designed by athletes, for athletes, Strava connects millions of runners and cyclists. Strava records your rides and other relevant data. The key to Strava is that your time over set segments is recorded, and is placed on a leader board. Thus, use your phone to track your activities and share it with friends and other athletes. Speed, pace, distance, along with exclusive features like comparison to past attempts and Suffer Score, Strava has it all!
Zwift translates your real-world effort into speed in the digital one. Your power is measured by the watts you produce, thus motivating you to ride faster through the digital landscape. In this your speed is adjusted for your height, weight and the road gradient just as the real world. They even give you credit for drafting.
Endomondo logs the activity, and acts as a personal trainer, giving audio encouragement to help you progress, keep you motivated and to achieve a goal.
4. MAP MY RIDE
MapMyRide helps you to record your workout details, duration of your workout, the distance you have travelled, yourr pace, speed, the elevation, calories burned, and route travelled on an interactive map. Saving and uploading your workout data to MapMyRide is the way so that then you can view your route workout data, and the entire workout history.
Will digital assistance by our side to make our cycling life more interesting? Well we definitely think so and are sure that these apps will have you covered any time you bike!