Top Smartphone Apps for Cyclists and Trike Riders

Everywhere you look nowadays people are using their smartphones. It is so amazing to see how many different things you can do over your phone. Make a call, find the closest gas station, play a game, deposit money into your bank account, video chat with a friend around the world and so much more!

It is not a surprise that there are some really fantastic smartphone apps which are perfect for people who love to cycle! The below apps are just a handful of what is available to cyclists and trike riders to use for free!

Map my ride apps for recumbent riders

Map My Ride to Track, Record and Analyze Ride Statistics

Map My Ride is a great smartphone app for cyclists and trike riders who are looking to get detailed information about their rides. The app keeps track of things like distance, speed, elevation and a detailed route.

All of this data can then be uploaded to the Map My Ride website for detailed analysis and sharing with other users.

This mobile app was one of the original route recorders and it continues to improve and evolve. The standard version of this app is free with an advanced version starting at just $2.99.

You can record your workout details. It includes speed, distance,  elevation, duration, calories burned, pace and route traveled. You can save as well as upload your entire workout data to MapMyRide. Later, you can view the saved route workout data and also the workout history.

Map My Ride is available for iPhone and Android mobiles.

Limited support BlackBerry app is also available on BlackBerry World.

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Top 8 Accessories for Recumbent Trikes

Whether you are casually riding your trike around town or traveling long distances with your trike, having the right recumbent gear along for the ride can make all the difference in a safe and comfortable ride.

We have put together a list of our Top 8 Recumbent Trike Accessories. Depending on your trike riding style, you can easily choose which of these trike accessories will work best for your trike.

1 Water Bottle Holder for Recumbent Trikes

Cup Holder / Water Bottle Holder for Recumbent Trike Riders

It is important to stay hydrated when riding your recumbent trike as you will be using energy, burning calories, and losing hydration through perspiration.

Having a cup holder on your trike is an easy way to carry along water, a sports drink, energy drink, or even a thermos of coffee.

Check out some of our different options for trike cup holders and water bottle holders.

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