The iPhone, as we’ve seen, is an amazing gadget for fitness enthusiasts. From awesome fitness apps to uber-useful fitness accessories built around the iPhone, this market is alive and kicking all the time. Besides jogging, cycling is one of the easiest ways to stay fit and healthy for a long time. With the interest that people have in cycling as a fitness regime, we’ve seen quite a lot of amazing apps rolling out. Here’s a collection of some of the amazing iPhone apps for Cycling. We’ve got some trackers, a bike repair app, and a cycling coach covered.
I have found Runkeeper pretty smart! The app works as an astute coach who closely keeps an eye on your workout and offers decisive tips and suggestions that prove to be very crucial.
To get started, create a more personalized plan and give your best to accomplish it. You can track your performance in real-time. With the audio prompt onboard, you will remain focused throughout. That’s not all; the app also rewards you when doing extremely well.
2. Strava Cycling
An iPhone cycling app list without Strava would probably give away our lack of experience in this field. Kidding. Strava is an awesome app that combines three things effectively: tracking your cycling, letting you explore new places to bike, and a social aspect that lets you climb leaderboards.
The app lets you analyze your workout and also offers suggestions to achieve your goal. Take part in the monthly challenges to showcase your skill. Even better, you can also join the large community and view photos and accomplishments posted by other athletes.
3. Peloton Digital
With Peloton Digital at your disposal, most of your needs are perfectly covered. The one feature that makes it a pretty fine fitness app is the massive library of more than 10,000 classes. So, whether you are willing to improve your outdoor running, boost strength or ramp up indoor cycling, it’s designed to help you achieve your goal.
Based on your need, you can choose to explore and experiment with a variety of classes. As the instructors keep on providing you with helpful tips and motivation, you will be able to give your 100%. After a week of the free trial, you will need to upgrade to the premium version ($19.49/monthly) of the app to continue.
TrainingPeaks is one of the best cycling apps for triathletes, cyclists, runners, from beginner to pro. No matter what your fitness goal is, this app certainly helps you achieve the best results. This app can work with more than 100 other apps and devices.
A notable feature is Auto Sync, which allows you to sync your workouts from devices like Garmin, MyFitnessPal, Suunto, Wahoo Fitness, and more. TrainingPeaks has charts and graphs to track your fitness progress, so you can keep close eyes on your workouts even while you are on the go.
5. Cyclemeter GPS
Cyclemeter is designed to be a complete guide for cyclists. The app supports various activities like cycling, running, walking, skating, skiing and more. Choose from 120 customizable announcements like distance, time, speed, elevation, and heart rate to get the desired result.
You can view traffic maps using Google Maps right from inside the app. Check out various charts to get to know how you are going through your task.
6. Runmeter Running & Cycling GPS
Check out one of the most advanced apps for runners that transforms your iPhone into a powerful fitness computer — with insights about maps, graphs, splits, intervals, laps, announcements, zones, training plans, and more.
You can track cycling, running, walking, hiking, skiing, kayaking, and more. And analyze your workouts on your iPad or iPhone, updated with your latest data using iCloud. Moreover, you can enjoy most of the basic functionality for free.
Price: Free ($9.99 for Elite)
7. Runmeter GPS
Runmeter GPS is made to track the number of activities such as cycling, biking, walking, running skating, skiing, etc. accurately. It is capable of recording an unlimited number of workouts. You can check out bar and pie charts to have a better insight into your progress.
The automatic stop detection excludes stopped time to record accurate data. You have the option to choose from over 120 configurable announcements like distance, time, speed, elevation, and more. Besides, you can also keep track of your virtual competition in graphs and maps to find out the ways to improve your performance.
Looking for on-demand indoor cycling classes to amp up your fitness? CycleCast can be an excellent option as it offers more than 500 spin workouts, which are nicely blended with cool music and motivation. The personalized instructions from experienced instructors ensure you can achieve your goal.
The app lets you choose workouts depending on your need. For instance, you can select a workout of just 20 minutes when you don’t have much time and go for a 60-minute marathon when you wish to put a lot of effort. CycleCast comes with a 7-day free trial afterward you will have to subscribe ($9.99/monthly or $89.99/annual) to the pro version of the app.
9. iSmoothRun Pro
With the use of GPS and pedometer, iSmoothRun Pro has been designed to record your activity perfectly. It automatically changes modes based on the GPS signal strength. If you stop at a traffic light, the app will automatically stop and resume when you start your workout.
Once you have created your workout, iSmoothRun will guide you like an ideal coach and encourage you to give your 100% to achieve your goal. After tracking the data like distance, location, it reports using audio announcements at distance intervals or configurable time.
10. Bike Repair
Exquisitely detailed bike repair manual that’s not just text. Basically, it’s a visual guide to repairing and taking care of your bike. The app also features some other offshoot things like what to wear (cycling gear) and where to buy your next bike with price comparisons.
It has 58 highly detailed photo repair guides. Take the full advantage of the bicycle tips and tricks to stay motivated and achieve your goal. Furthermore, there is also an ever-growing community, which is great for exchanging views.
That’s all, folks!
What’s your favorite?
These cycling apps excel in tracking your workouts accurately and can be customized to deliver the best result. I’m sure they will stand up to your task. Having your feedback about them would be nice.
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