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STRYD Introduce AIR Power

Unfortunately you will not be able to use the power of the wind to power-up your run but instead, STRYD has introduced new metrics on the new STRYD pod that allows you to see the power you produced that was needed to overcome wind resistance. Combine that with the pre-existing FORM power and these are…

Aug 29 Release : AMAZON IMAGE : Garmin Fenix 6X Sapphire

Here you go folks. Pre-order if you have $950 spare. Actually you can’t as the listing has been removed Garmin  Speculation – More Info – Enjoy All the new Garmin model names including the Fenix range: https://the5krunner.com/2019/08/03/garmin-fenix-6-production/ Garmin 6X Pro Leaked Photos: https://the5krunner.com/2019/08/08/garmin-fenix-6x-pro/ Fenix 6 Speculation General speculation on all manufacturer future models. More Amazon…

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Power Meter Sale (USA only) – Big Discounts.

There’s a big Power Meter sale in the USA on at Power Meter City right NOW. There are quite a few products covered, ranging from 4iiii, Stages, PowerPod, Pioneer, Team Zwatt to Easton. The lowest price is $299 for several different 4iiii crank models including Shimano cranks. As far as I can see my usual…

Titans Grove – from ZWIFT

  Zwift today adds Titans Grove which draws inspiration from the High Sierras, home to the Sequoia National Park. Sitting adjacent to the Fuego Flats in trhe Zwift game, the mammoth-sized boulders and giant sequoias cast a shadow for those arriving fresh from a trip through the desert. The new section of road snakes its…

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New Fitbit VErsa 2 Leak – WHEN N+1 is very very bad

  Fitbit is about to release a new Versa. No…NOT the Versa light. that was VERY different…lighter, obviously. This time it’s the cleverly named Fitbit Versa 2. It’s like the Fitbit Versa 1 but with a different number on the end. As far as the leaks suggest there’s not much new here other than a…

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New Xert Features

It’s no secret that I like Xert (pronounced EXERT). In a nutshell, it’s a novel way of looking at what power output you are capable of at any given instant; and that knowledge feeds through into many aspects of training from season planning, to workouts or to segment hunting. It works well in the Garmin…

Suunto Announce Several New Platform Partners

Suunto opened up their platform a few months ago to their new API and today they announced the addition of several further partners. This sort of thing is not really news in itself normally but it’s interesting as it demonstrates that there is both a significant interest in the Suunto platform by 3rd parties and…

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Garmin & Spotify – Great Financial Results announced

Garmin has just released their Q2 results and happily state We are very pleased with the results we have delivered thus far, giving us the confidence to raise our full year 2019 revenue and EPS guidance. To actually increase guidance to analysts for sales/profits is normally good for the share price, perhaps someone can explain…

Polar Ignite Review Specifications

August 2019: Sports Watch Update: Fenix 6 – All new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours + replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

V2.127 – 19 Aug 2019 This post is regularly updated before being periodically replaced, with a refreshed introduction & commentary to give you an indication of which GPS Run, Bike and Triathlon sports devices are available NOW and likely to be superseded SOON or which have been DISCONTINUED. You might want the latest model or…