Great Motivations: A Look Back at the Best Pep Talks of 2016

Every year, you inspire us with your fun, dedicated approach to fitness, and this year was no exception. Aside from staying committed to freeing your endorphins, you remind us that our community is full of pep talk virtuosos. Continue reading Great Motivations: A Look Back at the Best Pep Talks of 2016

This Just In: New Endomondo App for Apple Watch

Endomondo app for watchOS 3

The app designed to track all your workouts meets a watch Apple describes as “designed for all the ways you move”. The new Endomondo app for Apple Watch takes advantage of an array of functionalities that watchOS 3 offers to make your workouts better on every device. Continue reading This Just In: New Endomondo App for Apple Watch

What It Takes To Break A World Record: Jussi’s Story

Photo by: Heidi Ikäheimo

If you’ve been keeping up with our blog lately, then you’ve probably already met Jussi. On October 8th, 2016, your fellow Endomondo member broke the Guinness World Record for “fastest marathon wearing a 60-lb backpack” Continue reading What It Takes To Break A World Record: Jussi’s Story

This Endomondo Hero Is Training for the Ultimate Challenge

Jussi with backpack - Marathon training

When we first met the hero of our story, Jussi, he was trekking through the cold in his native Finland on a promise he made for winning an Endomondo challenge. But his story goes way back. All the way to 2009 and to a resolution he set for himself, which marked a turning point in his life.  Continue reading This Endomondo Hero Is Training for the Ultimate Challenge

6 Tips on How to Run Long (When You’ve Never Run Long)

Runner on a long run

So many runners hit a plateau fairly early on in training — we get stuck around the 6- or 8 km mark for our longer runs and just never seem to get into volume. Sure, we can finish a 10K if we have to, but our normal runs seem to fall in that 30- to 40-minute range. Continue reading 6 Tips on How to Run Long (When You’ve Never Run Long)

Fresh New Sports to Keep You on Your Fitness Game

New Sports Endomondo App Update 16.8

We’re dedicating our latest update to the multi-sport athlete in us all. We may not all win medals for our athletic feats, but being able to practice, log, and share our favorite sports is something we all can do and get due credit for. Continue reading Fresh New Sports to Keep You on Your Fitness Game

Catching up with World Record Runner, Yvie

Yvie running at Loch Ness
Photo credit: Yvie Johnson

A few months ago, we shared a story about a courageous member of our community named Yvie who was on a mission. Well, two actually. The first: run the equivalent of twice the length of mainland Great Britain to set a World Record—running from Land’s End to John o’Groats and back. The second, and most personal, to bring awareness to mental illness through her journey. Continue reading Catching up with World Record Runner, Yvie