Info: The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app is now available on iOS and Android mobile devices. As part of this release, the Firstbeat Sports Live app has been renamed the Firstbeat Sports: Coach app.
The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete* app is an easy-to-use application designed for athletes. The app gives athletes more control over their data and improves collaboration between coaches and athletes when it comes to data collection and analysis.
The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app allows athletes to view training load and recovery data collected during team sessions and individual workouts. Athletes can conduct the Quick Recovery Test and upload data remotely for coaches to view in the Firstbeat Sports Cloud.
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Learn in the next steps more about:
The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app allows athletes to:
Collect and see real-time training data in the Live View
Perform an individual Quick Recovery Test (QRT) 1)
Download measurement data from the Firstbeat Sports Sensor
Upload measurement, training and QRT data to the Firstbeat Sports Cloud
Firstbeat Sports Sensor firmware updates can be done using the Athlete app.
New features and improvements for the Athlete app will be added regularly.
1) All athletes can conduct QRTs. A Premium/Premium+ subscription level is needed to enable QRT for coaches in the Firstbeat Sports: Coach app.
2. Availability and downloading the Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app
The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app can be installed on iOS and Android mobile devices. It is also possible to use the Athlete app on Apple iPads. Android tablets are not supported.
2) Android version 8 or later is needed.
You can download the app from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
If you are not able to find the app on the Google Play Store, check that your phone has Android version 8 or never.
It is recommended to keep the auto-update feature enabled to get the latest updates automatically.
Note: Athletes and coaches install different apps. The Firstbeat Sports: Athlete app only supports logins for athletes. A different app - Firstbeat Sports: Coach (previously known as Firstbeat Live app) - is an app designed for Coaches.
3. How to get started
Athletes with existing login credentials:
Existing login credentials will not change. If an athlete has previously used the Firstbeat Sports Live app or logged in to the Sports Cloud, they can use the same credentials to log in.
Athletes without login credentials:
Credentials are managed by coaches (admins) using the Team Management tool in the Firstbeat Sports Cloud. If login credentials are not created, they need to be added by one of the coaches. A working e-mail address is needed for receiving login credentials.
→ Detailed instructions are available in the following Help Center article:
After logging in, follow in the instructions on the app.
If you need any further assistance with this, you can contact Firstbeat Support.