Segments

What are segments?

Segments let you measure and compare your own performance or compete against your friends over any stretch of ground. Segments can be thought of as virtual speed traps that measure the time taken to cover them....

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How to create a new segment

Segments are created from existing activities that have route data. New segments are easy to create. First open the activity that includes the segment you wish to create. Click on Actions > Create new...

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How to create private segments

Private segments let you create segments that you alone can cover. When a private segment is created it will only be shown to the person that has created it. Private segments are great to use on very personal r...

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Scanning older activities into new segments

Activities are scanned for segments when they are first uploaded or synced to Map My Tracks. Older activities can be scanned for segments by: First opening the activity to be scanned for segments Click ...

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Tips for creating good segments

Segments are a great way to keep motivated and try to improve your performance. When creating segments: Do not create segments with busy junctions. Do not create segments in built up areas with lots o...

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