If you are in a weekly golf league, or just golf with your friends, you should take a look at the MyGolfLeaderboard app. You get real-time scoring, stats and handicap information easily at hand. And, of course, an easy way to keep track of who is in the lead. There are 15,000 courses to choose from, so get your clubs and your buddies and go out and try this app. Continue reading →
An important part of maintaining good health is exercise. Keeping track of your exercise is a good way to motivate and inspire you. Nike + Running is an app that can help do that. It can time your walk or run, play music, prompt you with updates as you travel and provide you with a map of your exact route. If you want, it can also post your runs to Facebook. Updated: Some apps have staying power and some don’t. I downloaded this app in October 2011 and have logged over 100 miles on it. I don’t start a walk without it. I enjoy the positive feedback of seeing my history. Continue reading →
Kentucky Sports Radio, the largest college sports site in America, allows you to view their articles, podcasts and live blogs on the go. This app is designed for Kentucky fans. It is biased – and happily so. As fans, you’ll keep up with all the latest recruitment news, local events and TV coverage info. The live blogs are particularly exciting as they bring you into the game experience which is thrilling, serious and occasionally silly. Just as an example, on signing day 22,000 fans were on the site waiting for the news of our latest recruits. Kentucky basketball fans are famously passionate and this app is just another way to feed their need for information. Continue reading →
I have my favorite apps and they support my love of my favorite teams. I wouldn’t have the knowledge to review all the sports apps, but if you send an email to Nancy@appsforgrownups.com I’ll compile your suggestions and post them for others to see.
The ESPN ScoreCenter App or the ScoreCenter XL (for iPad) is a must have for every sports fan. It provides you with all the game information any fan needs. You have the option to follow almost every sport – it includes baseball, basketball, boxing, cricket, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball and water polo. You can follow both professional and NCAA teams. You can keep up-to-date on your favorite teams all the time. Continue reading →