How do I lock my Apple Watch's screen during a workout? You can do it right in the Workout app.

If you play a sport or enjoy an activity that involves sweat and/or some sort of object brushing up against the screen of the Apple Watch, chances are you've accidentally ended a calculated workout too soon. It's annoying, and thankfully there's an easy way to prevent it: Locking the Apple Watch's screen so that nothing but a Force Press will wake it from slumber. Here's how.

How to disable the Apple Watch's screen during a workout

  1. Open the Workout app on your Apple Watch and Start a workout.
  2. Swipe right on the screen.
  3. Tap the Lock button.

    Open the Workout app and start a workout. Swipe right and then tap the lock button.

To unlock your screen, just follow the same steps. and tap Unlock.

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