Plenty of us listen to music while exercising to stay motivated and push more. By matching the tempo of your music to your cadence, you can run at right pace for longer. Here are 6 music apps that can help you become a better runner:
PaceCoach: adjusts the tempo of your music to match your running cadence. You can use a playlist of custom songs and set your desired tempo before getting started.
PowerRunner: lets you use your pace to control your music. It pauses music when you are running slower than your targeted pace. Takes the guesswork out of the process.
RockMyRun: syncs your music with your steps or heart rate. It tracks your distance as you run. You get beats that are for more than just running outdoors. The app has an Apple Watch interface too.
PaceDJ: modifies music BPMs to match your running pace. It also lets you create interval workouts. Pre-programmed templates are available for you to get started.
BeatPacer: a universal app that lets you use playlists from the Apple Music app to match the tempo of your music to your pace. It calculates BPM automatically and can be adjusted conveniently.
Spring: an iPhone and Apple Watch app that helps you run like a pro. It detects cadence and match the music to your rhythm. It is also ideal for interval training. It requires monthly subscription for all the features.
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