"Run farther, Run faster, Train smarter."
"The perfect tool for outdoor sports."
"The most advanced iPhone application for running..."
Programmed by runners to help you train at your best. iSmoothRun supports Bluetooth sensors for HR-training, includes cadence tracking, an interval workout editor, and exports in a variety of formats.
iSmoothRun can bulk export all of your runs to Smashrun from the app. Runs are sent as JSON objects so the data quality is really tight and we're able to build special features to support metrics that are unique to iSmoothRun.
Run.GPS uses a high precision algorithm to generate accurate recordings of outdoor activities. It's so accurate, it can be used for navigation by runners, hikers, and cyclists.
Run.GPS can export your runs to Smashrun straight from the app. Runs are sent as GPX files, but the developers have ensured that manual pauses are delineated, so that the data is good.
Runmeter's core features provide you everything you need to record your runs, perform intervals, set training zones, and follow training plans. Note that you cannot export your data without paying for Elite.
“Track your progress and challenge your friends!”
"Make fitness fun with this personal trainer and social fitness partner."
"The personal trainer in your pocket."
Strava is about fueling your competitive streak. It allows you to set course records on specific routes and offers monthly challenges.
Endomondo can track any distance-based activity and cross-training activities. It also offers a premium version which enables runners to create their own training plans.
RunKeeper tracks your runs, walks, bike rides, hikes and more. It measures your progress against personal goals and offers paid training plans for various fitness objectives.
"The ultimate running companion."
iRunner was especially designed to work in conjunction with heart rate training. It can be paired with a heart rate monitor, footpod, power meters, and the FitBit activity monitor for overall 'health tracking'.
“Turn your iPhone into a social sports computer.”
"Built to help all runners, joggers, and walkers of all ability levels and ages..."
"Track your runs and activities, improve performance..."
SportsTracker specializes in running activities. It allows you to set up zone alarms for HR-training and stores all of your exercise data in an online workout diary.
Considered to be one of the easiest running apps to use, MapMyRun can track your runs while also providing route navigation and an online log of your diet.
Runtastic is a personal tracking app that records multiple outdoor exercise activities. The app's core features include workout maps and a personal workout diary.
"The Nike+ Running App tracks your runs and helps you reach your goals."
Among the most popular apps for runners, Nike+ provides run tracking with coaching features built-in. Runs are automatically synced to the Nike+ website where runners can earn rewards and compete with friends.
*The following apps were not included because either the app does not perform GPS tracking or there is no data export functionality -- Zombies, Run!, Fitocracy, Roadbud, Adidas miCoach Running, Ghost Race Lite.