LIVE Tracking: Get Motivated With Cheers From Your Followers in adidas Running

Do you need some extra motivation during your next run? Lace up your running shoes and ask your friends to cheer you on with the LIVE Tracking and Cheering function in the adidas Running app!

Good to know:

LIVE Tracking is an exclusive function in the adidas Running app and works for many sports including favorites like running, cycling, or hiking. It’s a free feature for all our users.

In the following minutes, you will learn:

How to Enable LIVE Tracking

If you want to get virtually cheered the next time you’re doing a sport, you need to enable LIVE Tracking in the adidas Running app first:

  1. Open the adidas Running app
  2. Tap “Activity” on the tab bar
  3. Press the gear icon
  4. Enable “LIVE Tracking”

Now you can receive cheers from your followers.

enable live tracking in adidas Running

How to View Your Followers and Search for People

If you don’t have any connections in the adidas Running app yet, you can now search for people and send them a follow request:

  1. Open the adidas Running app
  2. Tap “Community” on the tab bar 
  3. Tap “Followers and Following”

adidas Running followers

In the “Connections” screen, you can see a list of your current followers and the people you follow. Via the search function, you can also search via names or email addresses to find friends.

How to Discover People

If you want to find people nearby or mutual connections, you can now discover people in the adidas Running app and send them a follow request.

  1. Open the adidas Running app
  2. Tap “Community” on the tab bar 
  3. Tap “Show More” in the “Discover People” section

In the “Discover People” section, you can connect your adidas Running profile to Facebook and follow your friends from the social media platform. Via the search function, you can search via names or email addresses to find your friends. We also have suggestions for you: See the list of mutual connections, and follow them.

discover people in adidas Running

How to Cheer People

If you want to cheer a runner, go to Notifications in the adidas Running app:

  1. Open the app
  2. Tap “Newsfeed” on the tab bar, and choose the bell icon in the right upper corner. Here you can see when people are running, so you can motivate them with cheers!

Are you ready to get moving? Go for a run, track it with adidas Running, and collect motivational cheers in the adidas Running app!