What are the best half marathon training apps for Android?

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    #1Runtastic Running App

    Runtastic Running App

    Runtastic Running App by Runtastic is a health and fitness app that lets you measure the distance, speed, and time as you run. It also tracks the calories burnt after each working. This is ideal for running, jogging, and biking.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ruth Armstrong
    Written on November 3, 2017
    "The app is pretty decent. I like all the things that it tracks and that you can see your path on the map. I used it with another app where it sounds like zombies are chasing you while you run and it was a pretty killer combination."
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    #2Google Fit

    Google Fit
    Google Fit is a free fitness app for phones, tablets, and Android Wear watches. Track your activity during the day and record your progress as well as setting goals and receive custom recommendations.
    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Devansh Balasubramanium
    Written on November 6, 2017
    "I was using the Nike Run App for awhile before getting tired of it and wanting to try something new. I decided to give Google Fit Fitness Tracking a try and it's been exactly what I've been looking for. From the moment I'm picking my daily goals or goals to set for the long run, I'm good to go. I can adjust for time intervals and Google Fit also tracks all my progress. I think this has been the fitness tracking app I've been missing in my life and so far I haven't been disappointed in the results. I've been sticking to my workout schedules and routines. The results are showing!"
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    #3MapMyRun

    MapMyRun
    Track and map every run with MapMyRun. For every mile you go, you'll get feedback and stats to help you improve your performance. Discover new workout routes and get inspired to reach new running goals with a 40 million member strong community of runners.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Tiffany Brooks
    Written on November 4, 2017
    "I run by feel most of the time so I use this app on my Android phone for distance tracking. Sometimes it doesn't track so I have to get on computer and manually add my course. Annoying since I don't always run a fixed course."
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    #4Nike+ Run Club

    Nike+ Run Club

    Nike+ Run Club is an app to help you run better and more often; including GPS tracking details, customized coaching plans, and nonstop motivation from your friends. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Vincent Hill
    Written on November 2, 2017
    "NRC is surprisingly capable considering is put out by such a large company as Nike. Has a lot of features to keep track of your progress as would be expected but I find the updates help keep you going such as the new audio guided runs."
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    #5RunKeeper

    RunKeeper

    RunKeeper is an app that helps you track exercise, set goals, sweat, and see progress along the way. Whether you’re working your way up to tracking a 5K goal or deep into marathon training, this is a useful GPS app used by more than 50 million users.

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Jeremy Reed
    Written on November 13, 2017
    "if your phone doesn't happen to keep track of your steps on it's own this app is a great addition then. This is really one of the best app out there for tracking steps and running."
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    #6Endomondo

    Endomondo
    Endomondo lets you track your runs, walks, rides, and all of your workouts using GPS. You'll also be able to check your stats, and reach your fitness goals. 
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Patrick Crawford
    Written on November 14, 2017
    "Endomondo really helped get my endurance up so I was able to train harder for my half marathon. It really eased me in so I wouldn't get exhausted too easy and it was easy to work with."
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    #7Strava

    Strava

    Strava is a fitness app available on iOS and Android. Strava records your run, maps cycling routes & analyzes your training stats. With Strava you can track your performance in other sports like swimming, hiking, CrossFit, and gym training.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Elizabeth Reyes
    Written on November 10, 2017
    "My favorite running app so far. It works like a running diary, keeping track of the course, the challenges along the way, like when I run up a bunch of stairs or climb a hill. It keeps track of how far I run and my pace. I can use it to compare each day and I run, so I can see if I am improving. It’s fun and it keeps me motivated when I share it with my buddies. We can compare our stats. I can even add a picture or two of my route. Like the other day when I was running and I saw the deer. Very cool. "

Summary

Best What are the best half marathon training apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Runtastic Running AppApps 15 Free
2Google FitApps 13 Free
3MapMyRunApps 11 Free
4Nike+ Run ClubApps 11 Free
5RunKeeperApps 9 Free
6EndomondoApps 9 Free
7StravaApps 7 Free
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