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Lumo Run, a pair of smart running shorts for both women and men, uses sensors to measure the movements of your hips and pelvis to give you better insights into your running form. They hail from the same company that built the Lumo Lift , a posture wearable that detects the movement and position of your upper body and spine. Lumo took some of the same sensor tech from Lift and brought it to Run. Since many running injuries and ailments can start in your hips, the company focused its attention there.
The shorts, which come in a loose style for men and tight-fitting capri for women, uses an accelerometer and gyroscope built into a small sensor that lives in the back of the waistband, That sensor tracks your cadence, bounce, braking, pelvic rotation, stride and ground contact with each step, As you run, Lumo Run uses the sensor's data to give you live audio coaching through the accompanying iOS app (Android will come later) to adjust your form for better performance and injury prevention, If you'd rather not iphone 8 black waterfall case run with your phone, you can sync data from the sensor after your run and get insights into how you can improve next time..
The Lumo Run app acts as a coach, giving you charts on your performance after each run. When you set out for a new workout, the app gives you objectives to work on different aspects of your form, with guidance on how to do it. It can also track the distance of your run and shows you how you moved during each segment of your workout. Both the shorts and sensor are machine washable, and both are made to last for years. The sensor pops out of the shorts for charging, and Lumo says it's working to get the battery to last for up to one month.