We will analyze some of the apps that we can find in the Play Store to do paths with this wonderful means of transportation, or sports according to the use of each one. Many are already known by the community, but that’s about it, to make them known even more.
One of the most used in the world of cycling, especially the amateur. The app created by Under Armour features sync with MyFitnessPal and Google Fit, to measure the impact energy of the path. In regards to the activity, it provides a detailed mapping of the route, with the counting of distance, average speed, types of cadence depending on the slope, etc
Who is not familiar with Strava? Insurance that all over the world we have ever used. Performs an accurate tracking through GPS, with programs of long-term performance, as well as share achievements with the community. We can upload images and content to a wall in which we see all the members of the app.
Komoot – Maps
Because not only it allows to create our own path, but scans the area to show routes suitable for cycling. Reflects all the details of the same prior to leaving with the bike, with the possibility of adding waypoints to stop or rest. In addition, these routes can be downloaded for offline viewing.
In addition to planning your route, with this app we can draw up a chronology of everything that we have done in it, indicating the areas in which we have past, if we failed, etc., on the other hand, it is possible to to display routes in 3D, as well as add photos and videos as additional information about different routes.
A full web browser GPS with which we can create our own routes or get it from the community. You also have the option of saving them to save them to favorites or share them in the section social of the app. Of course, those routes are downloadable to operate without connection to the internet.
Cycling – Track Bike
Very useful to register all of the routes that we, in addition to other extra features. In this way, we can calculate our Body Mass Index, set goals, or complete challenges that the app itself provides us with, from the physical data that we filled in earlier. On the other hand, has feedback per voice, which you are going to notify of the distance covered or the speed.
Serves to other disciplines as well, but for biking, does wonders. We can get routes in both road and mountain bike, and thanks to his last role Skyline, it is possible to identify points or areas of interest with augmented reality through the smartphone’s camera. Another interesting function is BuddyBeacon, with a security system you can share your location with family and friends, even for cases of emergency.
With an app very easily and without a lot of fanfare, shows a large amount of information on the routes taken. In addition to a GPS tracking of our location, displays a speedometer to know first-hand how much speed we’re going with the bicycle, which is shown in the section “Display”.
All a coach to prepare for sporting events, and of course for cycling also. Set goals to reach in the best way possible, with an integrated calendar for the countdown of the event itself. In addition, it is possible to add more levels of training to our plan, suggested by the app itself.
Incidentally, to use the bicycle can be a benefit to the health and also for the environment. It is a sustainable resource to be mobilized in the day-to-day, especially if the journeys are short. This app offers incentives for the population to use more this means of transport, and not just for the sport. For that reason, it works in a number of conventions along with institutions and municipalities of large cities.