runtastic – over 2 million downloads and profitable


runtastic, the Linz (Austria) based startup which helps you to track your fitness activities, recently reached profitability. The young company also announced, that it has crossed the mark of 2 million downloads for the runtastic mobile apps. The Austrian startup was founded in 2009 by Christian Kaar, Alfred Luger and Florian Gschwandtner. runtastic makes money through premium apps and an integrated sports-shop on

With runtastic mobile apps on smartphones (iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone 7) and connected devices (withings scale, heartrate monitors, sports watches) fitness enthusiastic people can track their sports activities and share this data with their friends on as well as on facebook or twitter.

To learn more about runtastic and how it works – just check out their latest promotional video: