MapMyFITNESS Launches On Windows Phone

Austin-based MapMyFITNESS, the developer of mobile fitness applications, has extended its coverage to Windows Phone, saying today that it has launched MapMyRUN and MapMyRIDE for the Microsoft platform. The apps allow users to record their fitness routes via GPS, as well as other workout information in its online database. The apps are free. MapMyFitness is venture backed by Austin Ventures, and has already been supporting the iPhone, Android, and Blackberry with its apps. The firm was founded by Kevin Callahan, Jeff Kalikstein, and Robin Thurston.