How do I add an exercise to my diary?

Adding an exercise to your diary is similar to adding a food. Just take the following steps:
On the Web​
  • Click on the "Exercise" tab, then click "Add Exercise" under the type of exercise you'd like to log. 
In our latest iOS and Android Apps
  • Tap the large blue "+" button, then tap "Exercise"

Choose either “Cardiovascular” or “Strength."
Type the name of an exercise in the search box and press the “Search” button. You'll be shown a list of exercises in our database that match your search.

Select the item you'd like to add to your diary, then enter the number of minutes for a cardio exercise, or the number of sets, reps and weight for a strength exercise. Finally, select "Add" or "
✓​" (apps) or "Add Exercise to Diary" (site).

That’s it. Your exercise should be logged in your diary.

Last Updated: May 30, 2019 12:39PM PDT

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