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ErgIQ

Description

ErgIQ will allow you to connect a compatible Connect IQ enabled device with a Concept2 rowing, SkiErg, or BikeErg machine. The following is required for this to work:</p><p></p><p>- supported Connect IQ enabled device, see supported device list;</p><p>- Concept2 PM5 running FW v22.015/v156 or greater;</p><p></p><p>** NOTE ** : BikeErg pace is currently displayed as pace/500m same as with rowing...

What’s New

1.2.1 : fixed connection notification</p><p>1.2.0 : added BikeErg and Edge 820 support</p><p>1.1.0 : added D2C series support</p><p>1.0.1 : fixed Fenix3 HR zone coloring "IQ!" error</p><p>1.0.0 : added Approach S60 support and SmO2 sensor support</p><p>1.0.0-BETA-16 : added FR935 support.</p><p>1.0.0-BETA-14 : hopefully this resolve the "IQ!" people have been receiving during certain interval w...

Additional Information

Permissions

This app requires access to:

  • Send/receive data via ANT radio to/from third-party sensors
  • FIT files (activity recordings)
  • Record additional information into activity files
  • Sensor data (i.e., ANT+, heart rate, compass)
  • Your Garmin Connect™ fitness profile
  • Approach® S60 Approach® S60
  • D2™ Bravo D2™ Bravo
  • D2™ Bravo Titanium D2™ Bravo Titanium
  • D2™ Charlie D2™ Charlie
  • Edge® 1000 Edge® 1000
  • Edge® 520 Edge® 520
  • Edge® 820 Edge® 820
  • Edge® Explore 1000 Edge® Explore 1000
  • Edge® Explore 820 Edge® Explore 820
  • ForeAthlete® 230J ForeAthlete® 230J
  • ForeAthlete® 235J ForeAthlete® 235J
  • ForeAthlete® 630J ForeAthlete® 630J
  • ForeAthlete® 735XTJ ForeAthlete® 735XTJ
  • ForeAthlete® 920XTJ ForeAthlete® 920XTJ
  • Forerunner® 230 Forerunner® 230
  • Forerunner® 235 Forerunner® 235
  • Forerunner® 630 Forerunner® 630
  • Forerunner® 735XT Forerunner® 735XT
  • Forerunner® 920XT Forerunner® 920XT
  • Forerunner® 935 Forerunner® 935
  • fēnix® 3 fēnix® 3
  • fēnix® 3 HR fēnix® 3 HR
  • fēnix® 5 fēnix® 5
  • fēnix® 5S fēnix® 5S
  • fēnix® 5X fēnix® 5X
  • fēnix® Chronos fēnix® Chronos
  • Oregon® 7 Series Oregon® 7 Series
  • vívoactive® vívoactive®
  • vívoactive® HR vívoactive® HR
Average Rating: (26 Ratings)

rkingshott
August 17, 2017 | Version 1.2.1

Been using this app for a while, the information it puts into Garmin Connect is far more detailed than anything Ive seen. I even had my 920XT working with my IPhone running ERGData both connected at the same time and recording everything the PM5 was throwing out. Thanks for all the hard work

Brassflutes
July 26, 2017 | Version 1.1.0

More a question of need assistance than anything else. I have a Vivoactive HR plus Garmin premium heart rate strap. Installed App, Gym has PM5 unsure where to get firmware version from. PM5 only wanted to pair to the HR strap (I think) wifi light flashes on rear of display. Could not initiate start of program? So nothing recorded, please help? Should have started by itself, or are there buttons to try(unsuccessful so far) or do I push the green arrow. At a loss for ideas at this stage so need assistance

dr3do
July 25, 2017 | Version 1.1.0

Love it. GREAT developer with very good support.

Bencastell
July 21, 2017 | Version 1.0.1

Hi . I liked this app a lot and really appreciated that someone had tried to integrate garmin and concept 2 given that my two exercise preferences are running (garmin) and erg (Concept 2). Two comments 1. the data from Concept 2 does not migrate to all the fields in garmin (eg. distance, stroke rate, etc) 2. I had sync problems. On two occasions after using this app my watch would not synch to garmin connect and I had to unistall Garmin Express and reinstall it then sync on my PC to solve the problem Given (2) and the instability issue I stopped using the app. It's a great idea though

Williebey
July 11, 2017 | Version 1.0.1

Just what I needed! It took some experimentation to learn how to set with the PM5 but Isse now that there is further advice available on the Concept2 forum.

JeremyHolman
July 10, 2017 | Version 1.0.1

Fantastic app! I am able to pair both my vivoactiveHR/ErgIQ and my iPhone/ErgData to the Concept2 PM5 during workouts, so my rowing workout data is saved to both Garmin Connect and Concept2 logbook. Using the native "Indoor Row" activity on the vivoactiveHR requires starting the activity *just* before the first stroke in order for the workout duration to be accurate and to match what is logged on the Concept2 PM. With ErgIQ you just pair to the Concept2 PM and start rowing when you please, no need to start the activity. This doesn't sounds like a big difference/deal, but there is nothing worse than getting done with a workout only to find out you forgot to start the activity on your Garmin device. I have rowed dozens of sessions on two different Concept2 rowers (with correct/updated PM5 firmware) and had ZERO issues - it just works. Thank you!

Busamken
June 19, 2017 | Version 1.0.0.1

Keep disconecting from pm5 after i start rowing. I have a uppdated pm5 to latest firmware

Developer Reply
June 26, 2017, lcj2

Use the contact developer link to let me know a little more about what is happening.

grob_m
May 21, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

great work.. the no of strokes on my 5x is completely off but the app works smoothly.

Developer Reply
May 21, 2017, lcj2

The stroke count should match exactly. Are you looking at the graphs labeled Connect IQ and at the bottom of the page under Connect IQ in the session section? If so, please use the contact developer link to work through it.

olofb
May 12, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

Great job, keep on!

Mike3k1
May 6, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

Excellent - one thousand times better than Garmin's indoor row effort. Pairs well with the Concept2 and easily. Garmin Connect doesn't seem to pick up all the data though which is disappointing

r_e_michalak
April 28, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

I greatly appreciate the effort in developing this much needed interface -- not an easy (or even possible) task to get multiple systems (Concept2 / Garmin / TrainingPeaks / etc) all working together. Getting my data automatically sent to Garmin and Training Peaks is remarkably helpful. Looking forward to further functionality (? drag factor / watts / calories / etc) and fewer hiccups with connectivity as this app matures. Thanks again!!

old-plodder
April 26, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

I use with my Fenix 3 and my PM5. It works really well other than you have to enter the distance manually on Garmin Connect as it doesn't record it. A minor but also major flaw in the app, would be great if this gets fixed soon.

Developer Reply
April 26, 2017, lcj2

This is not a limitation of the application, the distance is recorded and in the FIT file. Garmin doesn't use this and won't allow the developer to supply this data in Connect. Other sites like Training Peaks and SportTracks use this data correctly. I would recommend going to the forums and posting your request in the ErgIQ thread so Garmin can see the need.

jpvautrin
April 26, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

I use this application with an Edge 1000, but when saving the exercise to garmin connect, the distance traveled stays at zero. Will this be corrected in a future version? Thanks for this application!

Developer Reply
April 26, 2017, lcj2

This is not a limitation of the application, the distance is recorded and in the FIT file. Garmin doesn't use this and won't allow the developer to supply this data in Connect. Other sites like Training Peaks and SportTracks use this data correctly. I would recommend going to the forums and posting your request in the ErgIQ thread so Garmin can see the need.

wicher89
April 21, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

Fiver stars to the developer and the team at Concept2 that work with him. I think the functionality of this app is awesome, and the responsiveness of both the developer and the Concept2 team is great. Hopefully the Garmin Connect ecosystem can bend a little bit to enabling rowing specific fields and unit parameters so that all of the information from a workout can be utilized and viewed in Connect. This is something the rowing community needed for a long time!

mtrombley
March 30, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-16

I do not want to give this any less than 4 because finally someone has taken the time and care to bring an interface to Concept. While rowing it displays all the activity accurately; however, when saving the workout (yes, both Concept and Fenix 3 HR show saving) it displays wrong information on the watch - totally off. Weird thing is when you go into the Garmin App - the lower portion of the data is all correct - just does not seem to translate to the Garmin Website or Watch Activity correctly. Hoping a future update fixes this as I am really excited something is in development.

DircBarton
March 22, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-15

This app is great! Thanks to the developer, would be actually even better if one could display the watt and all the other information from the PM5. Great work, thanks!

stanlyaxel
March 13, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-14

Works great for me

Emolba
March 9, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-14

Overall I'm happy I finally have an app I wish it would actually measure and record not only strokes and distance but also drag factor as well as accurate calories but I hope it will be improved and then it will be perfect thank you that we have it at all The

Adidasek
March 5, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-14

Great work!!! Thank you so much!

sam_garber
January 23, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-12

Incredible

afo3
January 7, 2017 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-12

This is such a nice little application. I've only just started using it on my skierg today but it's very slick to be able to incorporate stroke rate data etc into the Garmin cloud dashboard. As other folks have mentioned, the developer is also very responsive to questions and helping users out which I really appreciate. My one feature request is to consider integration or partnership with LiveRowing. I love how it can program the PM5 with a specific workout but I'd much rather use ErgIQ for tracking the actual workout telemetry and logging.

mamsterdam1998
December 29, 2016 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-10

Awesome app! Couldn't be happier. The creator responds to emails/the forum if you have any questions!

Iron_Cinghi
December 29, 2016 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-10

Love :-)

mvschenck
December 28, 2016 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-10

Fantastic!!

GeKott
December 27, 2016 | Version 1.0.0-BETA-10

Great work! That's what I waited for! I talked a couple times with Concept2 and Garmin, both told me it should work, but I didn't..... till now. I am happy,

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