The BKOOL Cycling app is available for macOS, Windows, Android, and iOS for iPads. Keep in mind that one BKOOL login will work for both BKOOL applications.

Stages Cycling app

If you are using the ride recording feature in the Ride menu, select the StagesBike tab and set the bike to External control.

Stages Cycling app Ride menu displayed

However, if you are using the Data screen on the Stages Cycling app, there is no need to set a control mode.

StagesBike Data screen displayed


Download and log in to the BKool Cycling app.

BKool Cycling log in screen

Click Add under Smart Trainer. 

BKOOL Cycling Connect Devices screen


Ensure your device's Bluetooth is turned on.

Searching for smart trainers screen


Select your StagesBike SB20 from the device list.

Searching for smart trainers screen


StagesBike SB20 will populate the Smart Trainer, Power meter, Speed meter, and Cadence sensor fields. If a heart rate monitor is present, add it at this time.  

BKOOL Cycling Connect Your Devices screen displayed

Select a ride from the Home page on the sidebar menu after successful pairing. 


Data is displayed at the bottom of the app. Click End Session to complete your ride.

BKOOL Cycling Ride screen displayed

End session pop up displayed

NOTE: ERG mode is not available in competitive routes. 

BKOOL Cycling competitive ride screen displayed