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Our Rating: ★★★★★ :: TOP FIT PICK :: Read Our Full Review >>

RunKeeper is one of my favorite apps - I always suggest it to anyone thinking of tracking not only their running and jogging, but all sort of gym activities. Simple, easy to use and socially integrated, it's one of the best apps for starting or keeping a fitness routine or resolution.

What's New

New in 5.1.1
- Bug Fixes and Improvements: This update fixes several bugs including the Apple Health app calorie count issue, we thank you for your support!

New in 5.1
- Apple Health Integration (iOS 8 Only): Connect RunKeeper with Apple’s Health app to sync your workouts and measurements

- Indoor Tracking Improvements: We made switching between Stopwatch and GPS mode easier by bringing a toggle to the main start screen

- Support for SMS Audio BioSport Earbuds: Built-in optical sensor continuously measures your heart rate while you listen to music during your workout

- Support for Timex IRONMAN Run x50+: Connect your Timex IRONMAN Run x50+ watch to RunKeeper and view your workout stats right on your wrist while your phone stays in your pocket

App Description

Track your pace, measure workout distance, chart weight loss, crush training goals and more with LifeHacker’s 2012 Best Running App! RunKeeper is the simplest way to improve fitness, whether you’re just deciding to get off the couch for a 5k, biking every day, or deep into marathon training.

Track your runs, walks, bike rides, training workouts and all of the other fitness activities using the GPS in your iPhone.
â—‹ Calculate running pace, cycling speed, route distance, elevation and calorie burn for any fitness activity - in high accuracy and real time!
â—‹ Find and follow pre-planned routes and see your location route on a map
â—‹ Follow training plan workouts or create your own with audio coaching
â—‹ Get audio updates while you work out about your total mileage, calorie count, pace, speed, mileage
â—‹ Sync your Bluetooth Smart or ANT+ heart rate monitor (such as Wahoo Blue HR, Polar H7, Garmin HRM, and many others) to track your heart rate and stay in heart rate zones
â—‹ Use your iPhone 5s to track cadence and steps
â—‹ Use your Pebble smart watch to track all your stats, right on your wrist!
○ RunKeeper automatically integrates with your phone’s music app
â—‹ Easily add your indoor cardio (treadmill, elliptical) and gym workouts (Yoga, Crossfit)

RunKeeper is the training app for all skill levels
â—‹ Find and follow Run/Walk training plans as a beginner
â—‹ Get coached with 10k, Half Marathon and Full Marathon training plans for more advanced runners built by renowned coaches like Jeff Galloway
○ Train for weight loss with “running for fat loss” plans by Mike Diebler
â—‹ View entire training calendar directly in the app, and get coached through each workout while you run with audio cues

Sync Runkeeper.com with the best fitness apps you’re all ready using for nutrition, sleep monitoring, weight, step tracking, calorie counting and getting rewards. RunKeeper works great with:
â—‹ MyFitnessPal calorie tracking app
â—‹ Fitbit activity monitoring devices
â—‹ Garmin Forerunner GPS watches and Garmin Connect
â—‹ Withings wifi scales
â—‹ Sleep Cycle app
â—‹ Hundreds of other apps and devices like, Lose it!, Jawbone Up, GymPact, Earnedit, Fitocracy, Zombies Run, Gym Hero, pedometers and more!

Set fitness goals and track your progress over time
â—‹ Set goals to run a half marathon, lose weight, complete a total distance or set a personal record
â—‹ Chart your progress, and see a full log of all your past goals

RunKeeper Elite
â—‹ Compare Workouts: Automatically rank similar workouts and compare pace and elevation between them. See improvements over time with Insights!
â—‹ Premium Training Plans: Take advantage of premium training plans that show you what workouts you need to do each week to improve and stay on track towards achieving your goals
○ Personalized Guidance with Goal Coach: Goal Coach will help you understand what you’re trying to achieve and create a training plan that’s perfect for you. Encouragement and suggestions along the way help keep you on track.
â—‹ Live Activity Tracking: Share your current activity in real time
â—‹ Ad-Free Experience

Subscriptions for RunKeeper Elite are $9.99 per month or $39.99 for a full year. RunKeeper Elite subscriptions will be charged to your iTunes account after your confirmation of purchase. Your monthly subscription will automatically renew each month and be charged through your iTunes account, yearly subscriptions will automatically renew each year. Subscriptions renew at $9.99 per month or $39.99 for a full year automatically unless cancelled at least 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. You can turn off auto-renew at any time from your iTunes account settings. Cancellation of the current active subscription period is not allowed.

Find the full terms and conditions, and our privacy policy, at http://runkeeper.com/termsofservice and http://runkeeper.com/privacypolicy respectively.

Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

December 28, 2014 New version 5.1.1
December 04, 2014 New version 5.1
November 15, 2014 New version 5.0.1
November 10, 2014 New version 5.0
November 02, 2014 New version 4.9.4
October 06, 2014 New version 4.9
January 13, 2009 Initial Release

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