Heart rate and pause/resume in user data exports
Posted: March 20, 2012 Filed under: Data, Fitness, Partners, Personal, Running | Tags: account, activities, cardio, data, developers, export, fitness, gps, gpx, gpxtpx, healthgraph, heartrate, measurements, partners, pause, quantifiedself, resume, revisions, runkeeper, tips, tracks, trkseg, user
Thanks to everyone that provided feedback on our previous expansion of user data export, we have pushed an update so that it now also supports:
- Heart rate information in exported activity GPX files
- Start/stop in GPX for all activities where the user paused and then resumed their activity
Heart rate information is included with each GPS data point via
gpxtpx:hr tags, while each pause/resume results in a new
If you’d like to try this out for yourself, please generate a new export and let us know what you think. Please leave feedback via my post to the Health Graph discussion forum (click here).
Bill Day (@billday) is Platform Evangelist for RunKeeper where he helps developers learn about and use the Health Graph.