Tri 2016: Making you faster

Even fairly serious Age Group athletes, who do quite well, don’t train like pro’s. Nowhere near…

Left :: Right Power Imbalance

I’ve liked the various iterations of the Garmin Vector power pedals over the last couple of…

A pre-Xmas week-and-a-bit in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech, is some of the more interesting bits…

Polar Flow – Strava THE LINK IS HERE (Finally)

Super-great news from Polar. Finally the tie in with STRAVA is up and running. Once you’ve…

Garmin Connect Extends Supported Platforms

“Garmin Connect Extends Supported Platforms” is a cunning title. It omits the word ‘windowsphone’ – as…

Polar Intrigue or Polar Opposite? Strava?

It’s rare that a firmware update is intriguing. Welcome; perhaps. Tardy; perhaps. Feature-full; perhaps. But ‘intriguing’,…

Controversial 2015/6 Base Training 101 v2

Just do loads of low intensity miles and keep a bit of threshold/vo2 work in there…

LIMITS Technology – Box

It’s a slow news week when it comes to new product releases between today and Christmas.…

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech, is some of the more interesting bits…

Athletic Weight-Loss Strategies

Athletic Weight-Loss Strategies If you lose a bit of weight as fat then, other things being…

**CONCEPT** : Suunto AMBIT4 **NOT THE REAL THING**

OK folks don’t get too excited. Stop. Calm Down. This is just a concept or mock-up…

Garmin 920XT Firmware (beta) update

My cynicism about cash-grabbing Garmin has waned somewhat of late. With the fairly recent HRM4-TRI/HRM4-SWIM caching…

Cav vs. Team Wiggo

http://www.cyclingrevolution.com/images/369/0/295/80/resizecrop/news.jpg 2nd Jan, Manchester sees Cav heading up Team GB vs Team Wiggins in the REVOLUTION SERIES…

7.5 Cheap Triathlon Gadget For Xmas – for the tighter amongst you

Here are some of the best, cheap gadgets or things that I’ve bought to support my triathlon…

Henley Swim & River Arun Swim

I just wrote about my race plans for next year and didn’t have the Henley Swim…

2016: New Sports Watches by Garmin, Suunto, Polar, Wahoo ?

– This is an old version >> – latest version for current month HERE.<< I have…

Suunto: First to support Power Running from v2.0.45

Looks like 2.0.45 is the new firmware for the AMBIT3 series that fully supports the STRYD…

Triathlon Infographic – Interesting

does this describe your experience?

My 2016 Events – Triathlon, Duathlon, Running, Swimming, Cycling

Finally ! A first draft of next year’s possible events. Should be something along the following…

Detailed Review: Mizuno Wave Inspire 12

The Wave Inspire 12 is a nice balance between lighter weight and support for an overpronator…

Review – Nathan Strobe Lights: HyperBrite, Orion, Pulsar

Nathan have a neat series of lights for runners.The Pulsar (left) is a shoe-worn, 6 Lu…

Review – Nathan Fire & Ice Bottle

OK it’s a water bottle. Yes, it’s a bottle and, yes, it can carry water (and…

Review: Feetures Elite Light Cushion

The Feetures! Elite Light Cushion running socks are marketed as a patented, technically advanced sock. Positives:…

Review – Nathan Bandolier Vest

This is a nice late evening ‘hi-viz’ cover for runners and cyclists. Positives: It’s size is…

Detailed Review: Mizuno Wave Rider 19

My TRAINING SHOE choice for 2016. My RACING SHOE choice for 2016 (Half Marathon distance) For…

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech, is some of the more interesting bits…

Premium Aesthetic Forms For Garmin? – Err No.

In an opinion piece on an imagined Garmin Forerunner 930XT I suggested that Garmin should focus on…

STRYD Compatibility: Suunto, Garmin, Polar [Chest Strap Version]

EDIT: Info here is superceded and different for the STRYD footpod. Info in the review. Linked…

Chubby Froome Innocent

8ish years ago Froome was 75.6kg: more than 8kg heavier than his current race weight. His…

STRYD Chest Strap v2 Detailed Look | Running Power Meter

STRYD is heart rate monitor that also transmits an estimate of ‘power output’ when running. Very…

STRYD Tests: Varying Terrains & Speeds

More tests today. Here are some results and inferences. Test 1: Flat, constant speed, Varying surfaces…

Mizuno Waverider (Wave Rider) 19 – they’re here!

  ESSENTIAL READING: Wave Rider 19 Detailed Review ESSENTIAL READING: Wave Rider 20 Detailed Review If you’ve…

Top end Garmin Fails to Support Iconic Swimrun

http://otilloswimrun.se/_img/billboardStart_xl.jpg This has been a bug bear of mine for several years and finally I have…