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Jan 8, 2013
I recently got an iphone 5, my first smartphone. I'm loving this thing. I figured I'd start a thread to discuss MP's favorite training- and climbing-related apps. What are yours?

I'm really enjoying the interval timer "Seconds Pro" for structuring my training time. So far, I've programmed timers for warming up, hangboarding, and 4x4's. Diggin' it.

I've also been using MyFitnessPal because I'm fat. It's a calorie counter with some nice features. The coolest is that you can scan the barcodes on many foods with your phone to find and log nutrient data. Magic. The barcode database is also surprisingly extensive...it had Stone Arrogant Bastard Ale, of all things.

Any recommendations on a weather app? What do you think of the MP app? Has anybody found a good climbing log and workout planner? I haven't. Anything else?
Charles Kinbote
From Brooklyn, NY
Joined Jan 30, 2012
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Jan 8, 2013
climbingweather.com has a good app. The MP app is really handy too. nick serrano
From Albuquerque, NM
Joined Dec 26, 2009
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Jan 8, 2013
i use hang timer. Free, simple and works Chris Plesko
From Westminster, CO
Joined Oct 18, 2007
245 points
Jan 10, 2013
BeastMaker Trainer... It's a stopwatch app that is designed for repeaters and its free on android in the play store JEFFisNOTfunny
Joined Apr 15, 2012
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Jan 15, 2013
+1 on the beastmaker app. Thanks for the heads up, that's just what I needed. Javier L
From Asheville, NC
Joined Sep 23, 2010
525 points
Jan 16, 2013
Another one for seconds pro. My calorie counter helps me log the food I eat. Climbing coach is another cool app for ios, it has workout routines, logs, and videos. Jeremy Riesberg
From Boulder, CO
Joined Jun 3, 2012
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Jan 16, 2013
Beastmaker would be even nicer if you could create pyramid cycles for the "hang" time. Doug Lintz
From Kearney, NE
Joined Apr 19, 2004
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Jan 16, 2013
Jeremy Riesberg wrote:
Another one for seconds pro. My calorie counter helps me log the food I eat. Climbing coach is another cool app for ios, it has workout routines, logs, and videos.


Have you used climbing coach? I'm interested in hearing more about it. Can you customize the workouts or create your own?
Charles Kinbote
From Brooklyn, NY
Joined Jan 30, 2012
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Jan 17, 2013
Have you looked at the Core Training app from Christian Core? I think its pretty neat. And, whether you agree with his principle and the programs he lays out or not, he has obviously trained himself very effectively.... David Gibbons
Joined Dec 12, 2008
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Jan 17, 2013
beastmaker is IS pretty awesome. AdamB
From Chattanooga, TN
Joined Jul 17, 2008
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