Kudos, leaderboards, QOMs: how fitness app Strava became a religion
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The Strava app offers community, training data and motivation to millions of athletes. Even runners who dislike tech can’t bear to be without it. By Rose George. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/longreadpod
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