Training Mate Plugins

Plugins enhance your routines with measurable performance metrics. Discover the plugins currently available

Equipment plugins

Equipment plugins are specially built to allow Training Mate to communicate directly with a piece of equipment

ANT+ Bike Cadence Plugin

plugin displayBoost your training with real-time cadence data from your ANT+™ compatible sensor
Perfect for building cadence based interval training and for maintaining your revs during endurance training
For use with Cadence sensors or dual channel Speed and Cadence sensors
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Bike Speed Plugin

plugin displayAll your speed related metrics from your ANT+ compatible sensor become available to your workouts with this plugin
Use speed, time and distance to create realistic training regimes
For use with Speed sensors or dual channel Speed and Cadence sensors
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Bike Spd&Cad Plugin

plugin displayThis plugin combines the Bike Speed and Bike Cadence capabilities into one plugin
You have speed, distance and cadence targets available to you to give you the maximum flexibility when designing your bike training routines
For use with single channel ANT+ Speed and Cadence sensors
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Bike Power Plugin

plugin displayMake the most of your ANT+ compatible power sensor for your bike (basic, wheel torque or crank torque are supported)
Depending upon your sensor, you can also monitor left/right power, torque effectiveness and pedal smoothness
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Bike Power CTF Plugin

plugin displayUse your Crank Torque Frequency sensor within your Training Mate routines with this alternative bike power plugin
Measure and record your instantaneous Power and Cadence outputs while you train
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Heart Rate Plugin

plugin displayNow you can track your heart rate while you train with your ANT+ compatible Heart Rate Monitor strap
Set you target heart rate for a particular step, and work to keep your heart rate in line with that goal
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

ANT+ Muscle Oxygen Plugin

plugin displayMeasure your muscle oxygen uptake while you train for comprehensive information about how your muscles handle the strain
The Muscle Oxygen Plugin allows you to track the total haemoglobin concentration and the proportion which is saturated with oxygen.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 3.0.0 and above

ANT+ Speed & Distance Plugin

plugin displayMake the most of your Speed & Distance monitor while exercising with Training Mate
Distance, speed and cadence are all available for real time measurement, as well as strides and calories
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.3.0 and above

Concept2 Rower

plugin displayThe essential plugin for Concept2 Indoor Rower users, the Concept2 Rower plugin connects to your PM3, PM4 or PM5 monitor with a USB cable to bring you a truly interactive session with your rower.
Not only is the rower automatically added to your equipment collection, but also 13 targets, 2 of which can be used to control a step (distance and calories).
The Concept2 Rower plugin also include a calculator page that allows you to quickly convert between time, pace and distance to help you set your targets.
Just put the rower in the basic "Just Row" mode and let Training Mate do the rest!
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.1.0 and above

Warning

It is not currently possible to use the Rower and SkiErg together in a workout.
We are working with Concept2 to resolve this problem.
In the meantime, only connect one machine at a time.

Concept2 SkiErg

plugin displayIf you have a SkiErg then the Training Mate Concept2 SkiErg plugin is what you've been waiting for.
Connect your computer to your PM3, PM4 or PM5 monitor with a USB cable and you are set for a truly interactive session.
Your SkiErg is added automatically to your equipment collection and 13 targets covering all aspects of your performance are available to track you while you train.
Workout for a fixed time, distance or number of calories - train the way you want to!
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.1.0 and above

Warning

It is not currently possible to use the Rower and SkiErg together in a workout.
We are working with Concept2 to resolve this problem.
In the meantime, only connect one machine at a time.


Manual monitoring plugins

Use manual monitoring plugins when you cannot directly connect your training equipment. It is often useful to have a training buddy available to click the buttons for you!

Click Counter plugin

plugin displayThe Click Counter plugin is one of Training Mate's manual monitoring plugins which allows you to input your laps or reps
It has a very simple interface, with a single button to press, at the time when you complete a rep or lap.
With the clicks added as a target into your library, this is a perfect complement to a sloped step target.
You also get a split time (the elapsed time since the previous click) which allows you to chart the consistency during the exercise.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.0.0 and above

Work Rate plugin

plugin displayIf you want to be able to track the speed at which you are performing, use the Work Rate plugin.
Perfect for the canoist or rower who is wanting to target a specific stroke rate, but equally useful to other athletes.
Simply click on the button each time you complete the cycle and instantly get your rate.
The three available measurements are added as targets into your libraries, allowing you to track your rate in your workout step and see how it changes over the duration of the step.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.0.0 and above

Five Targets plugin

plugin displayFor those occasions where you want to be able to track up to 5 different metrics at once, the Five Targets plugin meets your needs.
Use the buttons to easily update the target level or type the level in directly - its up to you!
The targets are added to your library, allowing you to measure yourself against your goals.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.0.0 and above

Hit/Miss plugin

plugin displayCapture your successes of a repeated task with ease
Click the tick when you manage the task, or the cross when you don't
You can also control the step with either or the total.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 2.0.0 and above

Assistance plugins

Assistance plugins are used to guide you during your exercise steps

Metronome plugin

plugin displayWhen you want to perform at a regular pace, the Metronome plugin is there to help.
It adds itself as a piece of equipment into your libraries that incorporates a rate (per minute) setting.
Use the metronome equipment in your step, and select the rate that you wish to work at.
The metronome will blink (or fade) during the step at the rate you have chosen, giving you the pace to work at.
Compatible with Training Mate Version 1.1.0 and above