Sporting Life | 15/08/2017

Track Every Run With Under Armour’s Record Technology

By Lester Fernandes
Copywriter, SSSPORTS.COM

Summer is a great time of the year to work on that beach body, and cardio training and running play a major part in the process of getting into shape. Helping you stay consistent and motivated is Under Armour’s revolutionary Record technology. Scrapping away the fitness tracker models, Record uses its innovative system to measure your fitness levels, set a baseline and work upwards from there. By measuring your energy levels using a chip that’s embedded with the heel of its shoes, the Record technology assesses your power output each day to check how ready you are for your day’s workout.

The Record chip calculates your readiness for a workout taking not just fitness levels into consideration, but also fatigue from previous workouts, as well as adequate rest and recovery time. Through a standardised set of jumps, where you jump up 6 times from a standing still position, with your hands on your hips while wearing a pair of Under Armour’s Record-Equipped shoes, the chip measures your flight time, and translates that into the amount of power that your body can churn out. This data is plotted over a period of time to set a baseline, and when used with the UA MapMyRun app on your mobile device, will start customising smart and effective training plans for you that optimise your energy levels.

To keep you looking lightning white hot as you blaze up the tracks, here are this summer’s Under Armour Record Equipped Shoes in all-white colourways.

 

Under Armour Speedform Gemini 3 Record-Equipped Shoe

Under Armour Record Equipped

The Under Armour Speedform Gemini 3 Record-Equipped Shoe comes equipped with sensors that sync every metric that matters to runners directly with the UA MapMyRun application on your phone. Track, analyse and store every running metric so you know how and what exactly to do to keep pushing towards your fitness goals. Its ultra-cushioned, neutral shoe design works with a Threadborne midfoot panel to provide responsive cushioning, as an internal heel counter delivers a locked-in fit.

 

Under Armour Speedform Europa Record-Equipped Shoe

Under Armour Record

The Under Armour SpeedForm Europa Record-Equipped Shoe is built for structured support that’s designed to enhance stability while providing premier cushioning. It features an innovative UA SpeedForm construction that moulds to the foot. A lightweight mesh on the tongue and toebox enhances breathability, while an external TPU heel counter delivers support. A charged cushioning midsole feeds back responsive energy return with every step, as the Record chip in the heel track and sync your running metrics.

Turn your running data into usable, relevant, actionable information with the Under Armour Record Equipped Shoe. Blaze through the summer by checking out the latest Under Armour products online and complete your running kit with all that’s new at Sun & Sand Sports.

 

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