The art of running

  • PopPress
  • August 8, 2014
  • StopPress Team
The art of running

Technology allows us to do many things, such as detect monsters, take a horse's heartbeat or stop drunk dialling. And a creative athlete from San Fran has found another use: GPS art. 

Specialising in penises, but also 'run drawing' space invaders, dogs, pole dancers and the bird being flipped, Claire Wyckoff uses Nike+ as her tool of choice—and she may have stumbled upon a way of making running slightly more enjoyable. 

  • Check out more of her work here

Strava, another GPS-based app used by sporty types, also has a few GPS artists among its users, with one even using the app to plot out a marriage proposal.

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