A blog by runners. For runners.

Apple's New Podcast App

Apple recently launched a new app called “Podcasts.” This app is a great way to find podcasts to listen to while running or to enjoy when you have some free time. I often listen to podcasts at night before bed or on very long runs. I also have listened to a podcast while on a […]

iPhone GPS App Launches On National Running Day

Happy National Running Day! In honor of this special day, we are proud to announce that our iPhone GPS app is now live in the App Store! For those of you who have already purchased our app, this is a free update. If you're an iPhone user and have not yet downloaded the app, be […]

Boston Man Proposes via a WalkJogRun Cycling Map

We recently found out about a fan who proposed to his long-term girlfriend by using the WalkJogRun website and his WalkJogRun iPhone app. We were incredibly impressed by his ability to track a cycling route and map the words “marry me.” On April 11th 2011, Adam Kilker, an avid cyclist and tech enthusiast decided to […]

Chicago Walkers, Joggers, and Runners Needed for Video!

We are casting walkers, joggers and runners to be part of our iPhone video ad. If you are in the Chicagoland area and would like to be a part of the video, we would love to have you join us on Thursday May 17th! We need walkers, joggers, and runners of all sizes, shapes, and […]

WalkJogRun's Top-Ten iPad App

We are pleased to announce WalkJogRun is number seven on the list of most popular Health and Fitness apps for the iPad. WalkJogRun is the only iPad app for finding running routes. In lieu of Apple announcing the release of the new “iPad” earlier today, we thought we'd announce the success of our iPad app. […]

How Technology and Social Media Can Help You Reach Your Fitness Goals

It's a new year and for many of us that means getting out there and accomplishing new fitness goals. I love social media and I find that it can really help inspire you to meet your goals. I've created a list with my favorite apps, Facebook pages, and Twitter handles and how they relate to […]

The Best Holiday Gifts For Runners

The holiday season is approaching and many of you are in a scramble to find the perfect gift for your loved one, who just so happens to be a runner. Fear not! I put together a list of some ideas that they will love (or that I would love–hint, Mom). The best thing about these […]

Black Friday Shopping Not Worth Change in Routine

If you live in the United States, chances are you've seen ads on TV and your computer weeks before Thanksgiving about Black Friday. I can understand the urge to get great deals, but I've had my own unique Black Friday experiences in the past. These experiences don't exactly make me eager to rush out shopping […]

Find a Running Event Near You

Powered by Active.com, our new Events page is a listing of running, walking, cycling, and triathlon events in the United States. For folks not in the U.S., don't worry, we're adding other countries in the new year. Simply type in your city and state and select the type of event you'd like to participate in. […]

The Trouble with iOS4

I wanted to share a support response I just sent to one of the users of our iPhone/iPad app WalkJogRun Running Routes. >Ok having difficulties. Sometimes my location is updated automatically and > sometimes it isn't. Also I purchased a training program today but now it > doesn't show up. Please help. Thanks. The change […]