Industry News: FINIS Announces Partnerships with RunKeeper and SportTracks for Instant Tracking of Your Swim Workout

LIVERMORE, California, August 3. FINIS, the Worldwide Leader in Technical Swimming Development is pleased to announce their partnerships with RunKeeper, a popular online fitness platform for measuring and improving your fitness and SportsTracks, a GPS-integrated workout logging software for Windows PCs. FINIS Swimsense® users can now send their swimming data to RunKeeper or SportsTracks for easy online progress monitoring and comparing with other swimmers and fitness enthusiasts. The FINIS Swimsense® Performance Monitor, powered by Sportsense®, tracks stroke types, records the number of laps swum, total distance, stroke rate, SWOLF score, calories burned, lap time, pace, stroke count, distance per stroke and allows users to monitor their workouts over time via the included software.

"We worked with Sportsense Technologies Inc, RunKeeper and SportTracks to create this integration because we know that many swimmers engage in a wide range of fitness activities," says John Mix, president of FINIS. "We believe that being able to see a holistic view of your workout can help individuals track progress and improve performance."

"RunKeeper makes tracking your workouts fun, social and easy to understand so that you can improve the quality of your fitness," says Michael Sheeley, Cofounder of FitnessKeeper. "We are proud to partner with FINIS and we hope to capture the interest of swim enthusiasts with our program."

"SportTracks 3 with more than 40 new features makes tracking your fitness goals and creating workouts easy" says Aaron Averill, President of SportTracks. "We are thrilled to work with FINIS in helping swimmers track their progress and plan their workouts."

FINIS: Swimsense® (powered by Sportsense®)
World's Only Swim Performance Watch Monitor that Tracks Swim Stroke Type

• Automatically captures and gives insight into your performance/workout as soon as you start swimming
• Monitor records by stroke type via motion sensing technologies for workout analysis
• Analysis software displays distance, calories, different stroke types, pace, stroke count, efficiency, SWOLF Score and workout timeline
• Allows you to configure the settings for unique pool sizes, meters, yards, gender and weight

Swimsense® Performance Monitors are available at for $199.99, RunKeeper™ is accessible at, and SportsTracks is accessible at

For more information about Swimsense® and the entire FINIS® product line visit Swimsense is a registered trademark of Sportsense® Technologies, Inc.

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