STRYD – Updated Android Mobile app

There are 3 new aspects to the new Android app. Handily the STRYD app arrived on the same day as my new Android phone. These new features use data derived from your workout history. Insights First up are Insights into today’s training or your recent training. It’s a relatively self-explanatory sentence that appears on the…

4iiii-sale

4iiii – up to 25% off selected models (EU & USA)

Big Stocks & Big Sales PowerMeterCity have stocked up for a massive sale on popular 4iiii crank arms. So this is a genuine 25% off sale with a great chance to bag a year-best deal. Unusually high discounts for the early season. In the UK CyclePowerMeters offer 10% off 4iiii with the code the5krunner10. The…

Suunto Spartan 2 (firmware and a tease) – updated

Suunto are teasing the above image on Instagram and on Twitter. The strap detail is like the SPARTAN SPORT BARO…and only the BARO …NOT the ULTRA and not the other SPORT variants. The buttons and bezel look the same as several existing variants. So, maybe it’s a new product or variant. Rather than speculating too…

TomTom Sale up to 60% off 48 hours

I have a few great deals to post over the next few days some from my partners and some that I just found. Like this one directly from TomTom (links to sale at: TomTom.com) There is more information below. This SHOULD click-through to the local sale in your own country in your local currency even…

Wahoo Elemnt Review Comparison specifications Features Buy Deal Price

Wahoo Elemnt £50/$80 Off

There is a great early-season cashback deal directly from Wahoo on the ELEMNT* with £50 cashback in the UK and $80 cashback in the USA. Terms and Conditions apply: Purchases between 15th May to 15th June 2018 and the cashback is provided by Wahoo Fitness. Research with the quick Wahoo Elemnt Review, links to: the5krunner.com…

Wahoo Elemnt Review Comparison specifications Features Buy Deal Price

Clever Training – Acquired by JackRabbit

Since its founding in 2002, Clever Training broadened its target market out from its original triathlon base to cover many other sports and pastimes. JackRabbit run about 60 US-based apparel/shoe stores To me, the match between JackRabbit and Clever Training looks highly complementary. The former specialising in sports apparel and sports shoes and the latter…

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AsteroidOS 1.0 Released … What ?!?

Latest news from asteroidos.org is that their WearOS replacement is good-to-go. This is probably of zero interest to endurance athletes right now. However interesting things might come from it. I’ll keep this one short a do a few bullet points AsteroidOS covers basic ‘smart’ functionality when linked only to an Android smartphone It’s highly customisable,…

WHOOP Strap 2.0

WHOOP Strap 2.0 adopts subscription-only pricing model

WHOOP have recently changed the pricing model of the WHOOP Strap 2.0. In an interesting move, WHOOP have changed away from a one-off purchase price of $500 to a monthly subscription of $30/month (minimum 6 month committment). Additional straps and apparel are still available for purchase on their site…but not the WHOOP BAND 2.0. The…

Amazfit STRATOS Review

Amazfit STRATOS Review – now live

The Amazfit STRATOS Review has now left ‘supporter-only’ restrictions and is now available to all readers to read. Enjoy And I’ve just posted up some great 15% Garmin discounts on current ranges (EU/UK)   Amazfit STRATOS Review – Triathlon Watch with Music  

My bike tyre – not my tri tyre

Having demonstrated the repercussions of being blasé about a ‘C’ race and getting several punctures at the Tour de Yorkshire Sportive, today was the day to get proper tyres on the bike. I’ve previously given my opinion on the best bike tyre for triathlon but my opinion for a good all-rounder for the summer that will…