iOS apps that are pretty good at tracking and exporting your data

iSmoothRun
$4.99

"Run farther, Run faster, Train smarter."

Directly Integrated

Pace to Race
Free

"Run faster, longer, stronger with a virtual trainer and pacer on every run you do."

Directly Integrated

MapMyRun
Free

"Built to help all runners, joggers, and walkers of all ability levels and ages..."

Direct Sync

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iSmoothRun

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.

Direct Integration

iSmoothRun can export your run(s) to Smashrun directly 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.

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. In iSmoothRun > select Settings > Social & Export > Smashrun > Authorize
  2. Enter your smashrun.com login credentials > enable "Export when saving"
  3. After each run, you'll then be provided the option to save and automatically export to Smashrun
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Pace to Race

Kipchoge showed the world what could be achieved with the help of a virtual pacer, now try it for yourself and see what you can achieve. With virtual trainer guided plans and workouts, run like never before.

Direct Integration

Pace to Race can export your run(s) to Smashrun directly from the app. Runs are sent as FIT files, which is the best file type for migrating fitness data.

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. In Pace to Race > Select More > Click on Connect to Smashrun and authenticate your account.
  2. Ensure that 'Automatically share runs to Smashrun' is selected.
  3. Pace to Race will now immediately upload your run to Smashrun after finishing each one.
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MapMyRun

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.

Direct Sync

Connect MapMyRun to your Smashrun account and quickly sync new runs, or import your entire running history.

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. Visit the Settings -> Sync page.
  2. Expand the MapMyRun section and connect your account.
  3. Consider settings a minimum import data to prevent duplicates if some runs on MapMyRun are already on Smashrun.
  4. Login to Smashrun and click sync after you complete your next run with MapMyRun.

Strava
Free

“Track your progress and challenge your friends!”

Direct Sync

Adidas Running
Free

“Join over 170m people who have used Adidas Running”

Direct Sync

Runmeter
$4.99 per year

"The most advanced iPhone application for running..."

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Strava

Strava is about fueling your competitive streak. It allows you to set course records on specific routes and offers monthly challenges.

Direct sync

Connect Strava to your Smashrun account and quickly sync new runs, or your entire running history.

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. Visit the Settings -> Sync page.
  2. Expand the Strava section and connect your account.
  3. Consider settings a minimum import data to prevent duplicates if some runs on Strava are already on Smashrun.
  4. Login to Smashrun and click sync after you complete your next run with Strava.
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Adidas Running

Join over 170m people who have used Adidas Running. Level up with our plans for 5k, 10k and marathon training. Map your runs and track minutes, miles and calories burned.

Direct sync

Connect Adidas Running to your Smashrun account and quickly sync new runs, or your entire running history.

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. Visit the Settings -> Sync page.
  2. Expand the Adidas section and connect your account.
  3. Consider settings a minimum import data to prevent duplicates if some runs on Adidas are already on Smashrun.
  4. Login to Smashrun and click sync after you complete your next run with Adidas.
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Runmeter

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.

Score Breakdown

  • Encodes pauses
  • Exports both GPX and TCX
  • Exports via email
  • Exports non-resampled file
  • Reliable data

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. In Runmeter, go to More > Settings > Email Updates > Auto Send Settings > Done.
  2. Tap + > Link > select either the GPX Link or TCX Link.
  3. Go back to More > Settings > Email Updates > Recipients > add username@smashrunimport.com.
  4. Remember to whitelist noreply@abvio.co within Smashrun > settings > profile > import via email.

RunKeeper
Free

"The personal trainer in your pocket."

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RunKeeper

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.

Score Breakdown

  • Encodes pauses
  • Exports GPX
  • Doesn't export via email
  • Exports non-resampled file
  • Unreliable data

How to import your data into Smashrun:

  1. After completing your run, login to the RunKeeper website and view your latest run.
  2. While viewing your activity detail, scroll down and click 'GPX' on the bottom right under Export.
  3. Log in to your Smashrun account and mouse over the gear icon on the top-right of Overview.
  4. Click 'Import file' and select your RunKeeper file to be imported.

*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.