7 Best Running Android Apps

To observe fitness, one needs determination and hard work. It is a good idea to make use of as many resources that you can when keeping fit. One example of such resources includes apps for your mobile phone. In this article, we will review some of the best running apps for your Android device.

1. Strava Run
Strava Running and Cycling GPS

Strrava Run is a relatively new running app. At least a year ago, it was new. It didn’t take long to gain popularity. Among its many interesting features, Strava allows you to track your running via GPS. Its Play Store rating is 4.6, which is pretty impressive.

2. Endomondo Running Cycling Walk


Endomondo Running Walking Android Apps

Reviewers call this a socially aware app—the most socially aware, actually. This app makes running a fun social activity. It gets a 4.4 rating on the Play Store, easily making it one of the best running apps for your Android device.

3. Runkeeper

Runkeeper GPS Track Run Walk Android Apps

This was one of the first running apps to hit the market. It was launched in 2011 and since then, has only improved and gained popularity. It has a 4.4 rating on Google Play.


4. MapMyRun

Run with Map My Run Android Apps

Just like Runkeeper, MapMyRun was one of the very first running apps to hit the market. And, just like Runkeeper, MapMyRun has endeared itself to consumers ever since. It has an array of wonderful features that will surely improve your running experience. Its Google Play rating stands at an impressive 4.5 stars.


5. Nike+ Running
Nike Running Android Apps

Anything with the Nike logo seems to be of wonderful quality. So, naturally, Nike+ Running is one of the best running apps out there. It is built to help you attain fitness faster with its impressive features. It is only fitting that it gets a 4.4 rating on Google Play.

6. Runtastic

Runtastic Running Fitness Android Apps

Unlike other apps on this list, Runtastic offers you integration with Google Earth. This is convenient when you need to track your running. It also lets you access SoundCloud, Pandora and Spotify when running so you don’t go nuts. The app is currently rated at 4.5 on Google Play.

7. Adidas MiCoach Train & Run

adidas train run Android Apps

The same praise we give Nike is the same kind of praise we give Adidas. This app, too, has features good enough to help you attain high fitness levels and maintain them. It doesn’t quite measure up to the Nike app on Google Play, considering it has a 4.3 star rating.