Jessy Forgues: her journey with the help of the OMbra

Jessy Forgues: her journey with the help of the OMbra

Jessy started running ultra-marathons in September 2015 and has consistently placed in the top 3 in the 65km, 100km, and 125km events equally. She is currently ranked #6 among Canada's female trail runners in the 100km+ category. Always with a smile, a humble attitude, and deeply committed to helping others, Jessy is the perfect addition to the OM family.   We're happy to share the interview with her below:       OMsignal: Why Ultra-Trails?   Jessy: “I was never really interested in marathons, to begin with. At a marathon, everyone starts in corrals, plus they're located in the city...

OMrun Features | February Edition

OMrun Features | February Edition

Discover the latest features! Our latest features in the OMrun app will help you reach your goals in the best way yet. We're excited to announce the following features to help you run even better; New Heart Rate Graph & improved Audio Feedback.   Improved Audio Feedback   You can now adjust your feedback frequency preferences based on different intervals of time and distance. This update also offers Smart Zone Coaching. Throughout your run, the app will let you know when you're entering a new Smart Zone. Whether you're doing a long endurance run, or don't want to tire out too...

Introducing: Treadmill Running

Introducing: Treadmill Running

We’re excited to announce our latest feature that will put all your winter running excuses to bed!   Not only will Treadmill running better support you in your New Year’s running goals, but make them easier to achieve, as well. Having the runner’s experience as our prime objective for this feature, we wanted to make sure that this experience would be as seamless as possible. Our running app automatically detects if you are running outside or inside, making it easy to get moving. When used on a treadmill, the distance and pace are estimated using the OMbox's motion detection so...

OMsignal Launches New Smart Sports Bra; Offers Truly Feminine Tech That Goes Beyond the Smartwatch and Wrist-Based Trackers

OMsignal Launches New Smart Sports Bra; Offers Truly Feminine Tech That Goes Beyond the Smartwatch and Wrist-Based Trackers

Powered by a new USD$10-million investment led by Relay Ventures, OMbra debuts with a new mobile app that brings the science of mindful running to women worldwide MONTREAL – September 19, 2016 – OMsignal (OM) is reinventing the way women hit the ground running with the official release of its flagship product, OMbra -- now available online at omsignal.com and in select retail stores across the U.S. and Canada. Fashioned with the female spirit in mind, OMbra is entirely designed for her, from the bra itself to the digital coaching experience. Embedded with patent-pending sensor technologies, it accurately captures the...

The Battle of the Sports Bra

The Battle of the Sports Bra

By: Stéphane Marceau, Co-founder of OMsignal Nike and Victoria’s Secret are engaged in an all out fight for the sports bra market. The smart bra may change that battlefield. The battle is on. Over the last months, the largest and most iconic activewear brands in the world have been throwing everything they’ve got at winning over the active woman. Nike and Adidas built their brands competing on running shoes above all. Now, in addition to those giants,  UnderArmour and Victoria’s Secret are also engaged to win the Battle of the Sports bra and the hearts of active women worldwide..  ...