Posted: February 11, 2013 at 7:04 pm
Nokia has released a new winter sports app “Winter Ski Ride” exclusively for Lumia Windows Phone 8 smartphones over Nokia Collection. The app contains lots of useful information for winter sports – like mountain statistics, maps, snow conditions, weather reports, Safety info, lessons on winter sports and more. The app also allows you to monitor your sporting activities, which you can compare and share with your friends through the app.
WINTER SKI RIDE is endorsed by Professional Ski Instructors of America. Beautiful ski run analytics, snow reports for thousands of resorts, zoomable resort maps, activity tracking, customizable goals, a social network, leaderboards and ski lessons by snow pros. The app includes many innovations, including speech, especially designed glove-friendly user interface for cold conditions and more.
- Snow Reports - click on snow reports and search thousands of resorts for the latest snow and powder information, number of open trails, lifts and mountain statistics.You can pin resorts to your start screen as live tiles. Resorts include zoomable maps.
- Activity Tracking – simply switch tracking on at the beginning of your ski day, and put the phone in your pocket. The app will automatically track your runs, speed, vertical, goals and achievements, and present it in beautiful charts. You can share your stats with your friends
- Lessons - the app includes professional ski, snowboard, telemark, freestyle and cross-country lessons from professional ski instructors of America, exclusively for WINTER app.
- Friends and Social – connect with your skiing buddies through WINTER social network.
- Goals - you can become the King or Queen of the mountain! Set goals, like vertical, or the number of runs to keep you motivated and compete with other members of the WINTER network.
- Leaders - watch stats and connect with the leaders with WINTER leaderboard.
- Lockscreen – you don’t need to open the app, WINTER posts updates to the lockscreen!
- Voice - to impress your friends, hold Windows button and speak “WINTER, show me snow reports!”*
- More features coming - from professional ski instructors to you!