What if I don’t have a tracking device or app on my phone?

Most of the tracking apps that are compatible with the Global Run Club are free-to-use, so if you don’t have an account with any of them, please register with one first. You can see the list of available apps here.

You can also import an activity from another Application, Watch or Tracker. 

1. Download your activity file  

First, you have to download the file 

Strava
  1. Login to Strava from your computer.
  2. Go to your profile to view your activities
  3. Click on the activity to download
  4. Click on the Action button (tool icon)
  5. Choose "Export GPX".
Polar Flow
  1. Login to Polar Flow from your computer.
  2. Click on the "Training History" link for a list of all your activities.
  3. Click on the activity to download
  4. Click on "Export Session".
  5. Select "Session (TCX)".
Garmin Connect
  1. Log in to Garmin Connect from your computer.
  2. Click on the "Activities" link for a list of all your activities.
  3. Click on the activity to download
  4. Under the map, click on the link "Export".
  5. Choose "TCX".
Under Armour
  1. Login to Under Armour from your computer. (MapMyRun / MapMyWalk / MapMyRide/ MapMyHike)
  2. Go to your profile to view your activities
  3. Click on the activity to download
  4. Click on the TCX button
Adidas Running
  1. Log in to adidas Running by Runtastic from your computer.
  2. Click on the activity to download
  3. Click on the Settings icon next to the Edit button.
  4. Choose "Export as .gpx file".
Wahoo Element
  1. Go to the Wahoo Element application, select the activity to download by clicking on "Share file (.fit)" in the sharing options
  2. Your activity will be uploaded
Coros
  1. Simply go to the Coros application and select the activity you want to export.
  2. Go to the sharing options (top right) and choose Export Data.
  3. You will then be able to import this activity.
Runkeeper
  1. Access your Runkeeper account, and go to Account Settings.
  2. Click Export Data on the left.
  3. Select the date range for the activities you want to export. A zip file will then be generated after a period of time that includes your activity history for the selected dates. 
  4. Once the file has been generated, click on the "Download Now" button.
  5. Unzip the file. 
  6. You can then import the downloaded activity(ies).

2. Import the activity file

 

Once your file is uploaded, go to the site of your choice and import the activity file.

  • From the Dashboard, click on the menu at the top right next to your name. 
  • Go to Settings
  • On the left, click on "Import a file".
  • Select the file of your activity by downloading it or by dropping it in the download area.
  • Your activity will be downloaded and added to your account.

Please note that:

  • for files in .gpx format, you must specify the type of activity
  • Only 1 file per day can be downloaded.
  • The activity appears a few minutes after import on your dashboard and is a "manually entered" activity. 

 

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