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Pasching, Austria, 2012/05/31 - runtastic GmbH makes its debut in the fitness app market in Australia with its portfolio of fitness apps including the runtastic GPS Running, Jogging and Fitnesscoach. Celebrating this event, a gift campaign for Australian users will run through June.
There are many running apps that can provide distance, pace, duration, lap time and calorie consumption. However, runtastic is an award winning app that is the most complete in this space. This exciting app tracks people’s activities including all important data and motivates them to perform their best and have fun while doing sports. It has a friendly and smart user interface, provides detailed analysis both in the app and on runtastic.com, great reviews and unique characteristics are what makes runtastic so special.
runtastic apps are already well-known in Europe for their GPS-accuracy, stability and high-quality. These apps are translated in over 15 languages and runtastic.com – the fitness site – is in more than 9 languages. Over 7.5 million users have downloaded the apps and record over 1,000, 000 km in activities every day. You can also use the runtastic apps for other fitness activities including Cycling, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Surfing, Swimming, Golfing and many more.
To celebrate the debut in Australia, runtastic is launching the following campaign:
- Gift Campaign for Australian users
5 x runtastic GOLD Membership 1 year
10 x runtastic Training Plan
20 x runtastic PRO GPS Running, Jogging and Fitnesscoach (PRO-Version)
During this time period register on the runtastic fitness site or directly in the FREE runtastic app and upload your training activity on runtastic.com or Facebook. Contest only for users in Australia. The winners will be contacted directly via email.
Features runtastic GPS Running, Jogging and Fitnesscoach (lite)
Map your workouts in real-time with built-in GPS and monitor your progress (time, distance, speed, pace, calories, altitude, etc.)
Personal workout diary and metrics
Weekly, monthly and yearly statistics
Mapping: Detailed live mapping and historical mapping of previous sessions (Google maps)
Dashboard configuration: Display preferred statistics
Graphs: Get charts with altitude, pace, speed and heart rate information
Performance analysis with lap times
Set goals for time and distance
Accurate calculation of elevation gain and loss
Manual entry of workouts: Add treadmill, spinning and weightlifting workouts
Share your success on Facebook and Twitter
Additional Features runtastic PRO GPS Running, Jogging and Fitnesscoach (pro)
Voice feedback during a workout: Get audio feedback for each mile or kilometer
Live tracking: Show your friends and family where you are
Music integration: Listen to your music while you are training
Power song: Activate your power song to give your workout a boost (only for iPhone)
Cheering: Hear cheers and receive messages live from your friends and be motivated to go even further
Interval training and coaching: Improve your performance by gradually increasing your training (only for iPhone)
Heart rate support: runtastic receiver + chest strap
Competitions: Challenge yourself or your friends. The voice coach supports you and tell you how you're doing (only for iPhone)
Split table for each mile or kilometer
Calorie goal: Set a specific calorie goal and use the voice feedback to reach your workout goal
Pace goal: Define your favorite pace
Geotagging: Take pictures during a workout and see these pictures online at your map trace
Weather and Temperature: Receive live weather information and save weather data automatically after a workout
Prediction of sunrise and sunset
Landscape mode (only for iPhone)
Remote control for pause and resume a session (only for iPhone)
Heart rate zones
Due to the time difference of 10 hours between Austria and Australia it makes it difficult to answer phone calls. Please contact us via email for further questions, necessary materials, or to setup a phone interview.