How to race with Rouvy AR?

What You Need :

To race with Rouvy AR, you will need the following: 

  • Access to a treadmill – to complete your run on 
  • A compatible device – to access the Rouvy AR app 
  • A compatible run pod – to track your run 

Compatible Devices 

The following devices are currently suitable for download and use of the Rouvy AR app: 

  • Windows PC/ Laptops – Windows 10 with native Bluetooth or Bluetooth 4.0 dongle.  Requirement of 2.5Ghz or faster processor with 2Gb RAM 
  • Apple – macOS 10.12+ 
  • Apple TV box – 2015, 4th generation or higher 
  • iPhone, iPad – iOS 10+ with Bluetooth 4.0 
  • Android – Android OS 5+ 

Compatible Run Pods 

The following devices are currently compatible with Rouvy AR: 

  • Stryd 
  • Polar Stride sensor
  • Zwift Run pod 
  • Under Armour’s UA HOVR – Running shoes 
  • Garmin Footpod SDM4 
  • Wahoo Tickr run 
  • Runn... Smart Treadmill Sensor

Where to Race 

If you have a compatible device and run pod, and access to a treadmill at home or in a shared facility,  you can complete your run in that location, as long as you bring your device and run pod. Further detailed instructions will be provided on how to set up to race closer to the Event Date. 

If you do not have access to the three required items and reside in Singapore, the following locations  will be available from 27 November, 2020 to 6 December, 2020: 

Available ActiveSG Facilities

  1. Geylang East Swimming Complex
  2. Toa Payoh Sports Centre 
  3. Clementi Sports Centre 
  4. Heartbeat @ Bedok 
  5. Our Tampines Hub 
  6. Yio Chu Kang Sports Centre 
  7. Yishun Sports Centre 
  8. Hougang Sports Cenre 
  9. Sengkang Sports Centre 
  10. Jurong East Sports Centre 
  11. Jurong West Sports Centre 
  12. Pasir Ris Sports Centre 

Provision of Required Devices:

When you book a slot to race at any of the ActiveSG facilties above, you will receive the  following required devices to complete the Rouvy AR race: 

  • 1 x Polar Stride Sensor 
  • 1 x iPad with Rouvy application installed 

Please note that runners will be subject to the following liabilities listed below and that personal information or documentation will be requested at the facility for verification purposes:

  • Loss of iPad: S$500.00 
  • Loss of Polar Stride Sensor: S$120.00 
  • Cracked/Damaged iPad Screen: S$200.00 
  • Loss of Lighting Cable/Charing Adaptor: S$50.00 

Booking your treadmill slot

You may book your treadmill slot up to 3 days before your preferred race date via the ActiveSG app. For example, if you are looking to book a session on 27th Nov. 2020, slots will be available for booking from 24th Nov. 2020 onwards.

Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to make your booking.

Please note that you must be an ActiveSG member to book a slot:

  • You can register for an ActiveSG account here 
  • FAQs on ActiveSG membership can be found here

Disclaimer: Neither ActiveSG nor IRONMAN Asia Pte Ltd are liable if there are no available slots remaining at the time of your booking


Create a Rouvy AR Account 

To participate, you will need to create a Rouvy AR account that’s connected to SCSM Virtual Club. Please  follow the steps below: 

Part 1 – Create your Rouvy AR Account 

  1. Download the Rouvy AR app from the App Store, Google Play store, or visit this link to download  it on to your computer.
  2. Once downloaded, open the Rouvy AR app on your device and select “Sign Up”
  3. Enter the mandatory fields and select “Sign Up” 
  4. Enter your gender and weight in the requested fields and select “Continue” 
  5. You will be prompted to select a sport – select “Running” 
  6. Look for your username and icon and select it 
  7. Finalise the details in your User Profile, and feel free to edit your avatar! 

Part 2 – Sync your Rouvy AR Account with SCSM Virtual Club 

  1. Visit
  2. Create an account or log in 
  3. Click on “Connect an App”Rouvy_1.png
  4. Select ROUVY cloud (click on badge) Rouvy_2.png
  5. Authorize SCSM Virtual Club to receive activities from ROUVY Rouvy_3.png

**Note – if you have Rouvy AR and another participating app (such as Runkeeper, Garmin myRun, etc.) synced to your SCSM  Virtual Club account, please ensure that you only track your official SCSM run with Rouvy AR, and make sure that it is not being  tracked by the other app at the same time.

Race Set Up 

You will be provided with detailed instructions on how to complete your run using the Rouvy AR app, in  the weeks closer to the official event period (27 November to 6 December).

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