Ultra Runner Rory Coleman Embarks on 28 x 28 Campaign

Ultra Runner Rory Coleman Embarks on 28 x 28 Campaign

Posted on September 24th, 2013 in Blog.

By Jay DeFoore, E-Mail Marketing Manager In 1994 Rory Coleman quit drinking alcohol, stopped smoking and took up running. Now two decades later, the U.K.- based ultra runner and performance coach is one of his country’s leading ambassadors for the sport. Coleman has completed more than 800 marathons and 200 ultra marathons, and has earned more »

Giving Back to Colorado

Giving Back to Colorado

Posted on September 23rd, 2013 in Blog, News.

As you may know, the MapMyFitness headquarters is in Austin, TX.  What you may not know is that our company actually launched in Denver, CO and we still have 30+ employees in our downtown Denver office. During the week of September 9, 2013, heavy rain and catastrophic flooding occurred along Colorado’s Front Range from Colorado more »

Quiz: How fit are you?

Quiz: How fit are you?

Posted on September 16th, 2013 in Blog.

By MapMyFitness Brand Ambassador, Trent Gillaspie Do you want a quick and fun way to measure your fitness level? Answer each question below, and keep a running tally of your points. At the end of the quiz, add them up to reveal how fit you truly are. 1. On average, how many days a week more »

MapMyFitness Names Ed Hubbard as New Vice President, Platform Solutions

MapMyFitness Names Ed Hubbard as New Vice President, Platform Solutions

Posted on September 9th, 2013 in Blog, News.

MapMyFitness, the Internet’s largest social fitness network, today welcomed Edward Hubbard to the team as Vice President, Platform Solutions. Hubbard brings more than twenty years of experience in a variety of leadership roles across strategic alliances, engineering, marketing, management and most recently as VP of Business Development at Uber Technologies. At Uber, Hubbard was responsible more »

From our Ambassadors: Training Tips

From our Ambassadors: Training Tips

Posted on August 27th, 2013 in Blog.

By Jake Morse, Community Brand Ambassador The summer solstice is long gone and fall is fast approaching. For some it means the start of school, to others, the kick-off to football season. For the runners and riders at heart, it means the beginning of the fall race schedule. We tapped the shoulders of our ambassadors more »

13 Unexpected Ways to Fit Cardio Into Your Routine

13 Unexpected Ways to Fit Cardio Into Your Routine

Posted on August 27th, 2013 in Blog.

Our friends over at Greatist know that exercise is a key contributor to health and happiness: Beyond triggering that runner’s high, it’s associated with a higher quality of life, improved health, and a better mood. But missing a few gym sessions doesn’t mean staying active has to fall by the wayside. Sneaking cardio into daily more »

Top 5 Exercises Everyone Should Be Doing

Top 5 Exercises Everyone Should Be Doing

Posted on August 21st, 2013 in Blog.

There are literally thousands of different exercises designed to target all areas of the body and help you achieve your fitness goals. Many of these are perfectly good exercises when performed correctly and used appropriately in a well designed, progressive program. Unfortunately there are also a lot of exercises, which are, well just plain ridiculous more »

Device Update: MapMyFitness Now Syncs with UP by Jawbone™

Device Update: MapMyFitness Now Syncs with UP by Jawbone™

Posted on August 15th, 2013 in Blog, News.

MapMyFitness is excited to announce a 2-way integration with UP by Jawbone™, a wristband and app system that helps you know yourself so you can make smarter choices and feel your best. This integration will allow you to import workout data from UP directly into MapMyFitness. MapMyFitness was selected as one of the first apps more »

Sweating It Out: MapMyFitness Competition

Sweating It Out: MapMyFitness Competition

Posted on August 8th, 2013 in Blog, News.

By Kyler Eastman, R&D Sooner or later, a sweat competition was going to happen. Around lunchtime, co-workers often come back from a lunchtime run or spin workout drenched in sweat. In some workplaces, it would be slightly embarrassing, something to hide while you rush to change your clothes. At MapMyFitness, on the other hand, sweaty more »

Teva Route Art Contest Winners

Teva Route Art Contest Winners

Posted on August 7th, 2013 in Blog, News.

We discovered some very talented artists during our first ever Route Art contest. So when Teva brought along another challenge, the bar was raised for the creativity of submissions. We knew we could count on all of you, and boy did you deliver. The mission was simple: Create a route on the MapMyFitness website, save more »

Switch to our mobile site

Leave a comment »