In the digital age, there is a plethora of technology you can take advantage of to make your cycling life easier.

If you have started riding to work, there are plenty of cycling apps available to make the most out of your ride and make sure you don’t run into any problems on your way to the office. 

These apps have a range of benefits with different focuses and aims, from fitness to convenience. So which are the ones you should download?

Strava

Strava cycling app
Image source: Strava

If you use your commute to improve your fitness, then Strava is the app for you. Using GPS, you can upload your ride to your online profile and see your stats. The app tracks:

  • Speed
  • Distance
  • Time
  • Calories burned
  • Elevation rode

This is a great way to record yourself and set goals… and you can even see how your friends are going with Strava’s social media side!

Komoot

Komoot cycling app
Image source: Komoot

It can be boring going the same way to work every day. With Komoot, you can plan different routes, depending on what you want out of it. 

This route planner, voice nav & offline maps app is also great for your hiking and mountain biking adventures.

You won’t get lost – you will be able to receive turn-by-turn voice navigation, as well as track your route and research popular cycling routes in Queensland.

Weather

If you’re riding to work, you’ll want to know if there is anything to prepare for before you go. A reliable weather app, like the New BOM App, will make sure you are prepared rain, hail or shine!

If you have all the technology down, make sure you have all your bases covered before you ride to work. If you are riding in Brisbane, cycle2city has you covered. Our storage facilities, showers and workshop are equipped with everything you’ll require to ride to work. 

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