October 23, 2007 in Software (E)
[prMac.com] TrailRunner integrates a wide range of GPS, mapping and workout related scopes. These include a workout and geo visualization for Garmin ForeRunner and Edge devices. Native Apple + Nike iPod Sport Kit workout import. Export of route directions as NanoMaps for all color iPods. Import and export of Polar HRM, GPX and KML file formats.
Focused on users doing any kind of outdoor activities like running, biking or inline skating, TrailRunner also offers automatic route calculation for a given distance and attractiveness, a workout diary, workout histograms and analysis tools for measured data like speed, ascent, heart-rate, personal aerobic zone and more. An integrated exercise plan can help improve the users base endurance in small and adaptive steps.
Other features are a .Mac weblog export to share routes and thoughts with an online community and a one click visualization of routes in GoogleEarth.
By building a mash-up of complex technologies and algorithms, TrailRunner delivers a simple to use application that covers most features outdoor enthusiasts need to plan and journalize their actives.
TrailRunner 1.5 is freeware but asks serendipitous users for a donation.
Started in 2005, Berbie Software pioneered the development of a Mac OS X application focused on outdoor and long distance sports.