The free2cycle app is designed to run on both IOS and Android. Please note a Smartphone will require a minimum operating system, iOS devices: iOS 9.x, iOS 10.x and Android devices: Lollipop (5.0 - 5.1.1), Marshmallow (6.0), Nougat (7.0).
The free2cycle app does run in the background, but it has been designed to have minimal battery drain.
Once you have pressed the record icon you will see a riding timer clock start.
There is a small green tick next to GPS, once the tick is green you can start pedaling.
If you wish to pause mid-ride press the blue pause button. When you have finished your ride simply press the red square icon and you will be prompted Yes or No to finish the ride.
You will be asked if the ride was commute or fitness. Please select either to suit your ride. Once you have done so your ride will be saved.
Any ride which is part of your regular journey to work, or is a regular journey that you previously made by car or public transport should be recorded as “commute”; any other ride (for example, recreational, ad-hoc or occasional journeys) should be classed as “fitness".
Any ride which is part of a regular journey that you make, which may include your journey to work, should be recorded as “commute”; any other ride (for example, recreational, ad-hoc or occasional journeys) should be classed as “fitness”.
Press the last ride icon to display a map of your last ride.
Press the history icon to display the current month and last 3 months mileage achieved.
No, we provide your sponsor with a carbon report based on your mileage achieved.
Just download the version to suit your new phone and login using your username and password.
Yes, once you have downloaded your app you can use the same password for this as your chosen password to log in via the free2cycle website.
No worries, the free2cycle app will automatically pause and you can finish the ride when you next open the app.
No problem, just pause your app whilst you are stopped and restart when get back on your bike.
No but this may happen at some time, the free2cycle app has been designed to communicate with other activity recording devices using a common interface (API).
Yes, the free2cycle can run alongside other apps that you have and use on your mobile device.
If you have questions and need assistance with the app, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.