While you can use any compatible fitness app to track activities on the Apple Watch, the native Workout app gives you a ton of options. That said, the default settings may not always be to your liking. This is especially true if you’re following a training plan, have specific targets you’d like to hit, or want to choose which metrics you see on screen during your activity.
The good news is that you can totally customize the Workout app to better suit your needs. Here’s how to get started.
Setting a workout goal
Starting an activity in the Workout app will default to an “open goal” session, which means you don’t have any particular goal…