Let your iPhone go to work to help you find safe locations to skate, map your rail trails, organize your fitness workouts and even help you learn how to skate. These iPhone applications are great tools to help make your inline skating activities more productive and more fun. Many more are available on the internet or by surfing around through your iPhone. There are a lot of good inline skating apps for android phones to choose from, too.
2. Roll In Line
The Roll In Line app was designed to help you to teach yourself, your children, or your friends how to inline skate. This app has a simple teaching method supported by over 30 high definition videos with slow motion, multiple angles and instructions. All of the tutorials are stored on your mobile device and do not require an internet connection. The Roll In Line app system is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad and requires iOS 3.0 or later.
Use the iLocate - Skating Rinks app to find good locations to skate. This application is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad and requires iOS 3.0 or later.
PenaltyTimer is an iPhone/iPod touch application made specifically for Roller Derby. Traditionally a penalty box official has to juggle up to three stopwatches, sometimes stopping and starting all three between each jam. With PenaltyTimer, juggle stopwatches are not necessary. Features include customizable configuration with 1-6 timers (1 or 2 teams, blockers & jammers), ability to stop or start all timers at once between jams, alert to tell a skater to prepare to re-enter the game, full support for WFTDA 4.0 jammer rules, custom team colors with built-in colors or any color you create and more.
Enjoy Roller Derby on your phone just for fun. Flat track roller derby 3D video game where you roller skate around an oval track against an opposing team to score points and win the game. This app is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad and requires iOS 2.2.1 or later.
iSkate is a GPS inline and roller skating application designed for tracking your rides on your iPhone. It provides all the information you need on the road. It shows accurate values for current speed, average speed, maximum speed, total distance, trip distance, current altitude, climbed altitude, burned calories as well as trip time, and units can be set to US or metric. You can watch yourself automatically move on the map, zoom in on your trail, receive your trips via email (KML und GPX) and even suspend, pause and resume during breaks in your trip. There is even a map that already includes trails.
Tricks iT is a stunt and trick application for aggressive inline skaters who want to go the distance. This application is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad and requires iOS 3.0 or later.
RK (RunKeeper) has a chart that tracks pace, and it integrates with Twitter and Facebook. It can report time, distance, speed and even your calorie count for skating.
Motion X GPS lets you login for your distance on google map, average speed and max speed on the screen. It even has a Facebook check-in button. Motion X is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad and requires iOS 3.1 or later.
10. SportyPal App
SportyPal is an easy to use mobile work out application that works on iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Java, Symbian and Windows Mobile apps. You activate this app when you start skating or any distance traveled type fitness activity. SportyPal will overlay the path skated on google maps, keep track of tons of data, and upload information to the web.