Article Text

PDF
Runmatic for running mechanics assessment (mobile app user guide)
  1. Saúl M Rodríguez
  1. Department of Physical Education, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  1. Correspondence to Saúl M Rodríguez, Department of Physical Education, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Campus Universitario de Tafira s/n, 35.017, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain; saulmrguez{at}gmail.com

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Name of the mobile application

Runmatic

Category of mobile application

Sports

Platform

iOS 9 or later; optimised for devices with slow-motion cameras, that is, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6/Plus, iPhone 6s/Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7/Plus, iPad mini 4, iPad Air 2 and iPad Pro. Compatible with any iOS device with iOS 9 or later.

Cost

$A14.99

Current version is V.3.1.3 which has support to any iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch with iOS 9 or later installed. No trial version is available.

About the app

The assessment of running mechanics is an important measure in the sports performance and clinical fields.1 Runmatic is a low-cost, easy-to-use smartphone app which integrates with the in-built video camera to obtain contact and flight times as primary outcomes (figure 1). Secondary outcomes, which are calculated from primary outcomes, integrate the vertical oscillation, leg stiffness, …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.