Suunto Spartan Trainer – Looks like it’s imminent

Edit: Here is the announcement with a fairly detailed initial look I’m taking a well-deserved break from…

Oi TomTom give Rea a Satnav, he’s been driving home since 1989

Dear Mr TomTom please give Chris Rea a Satnav; he’s been driving home since 1989 and…

Christmas Spoiler 2: Here’s What Tri/Activity/Gadgets I Bought and what Santa tells me I can look forward to

There are a few hints to the solution of the topic of this post in my list…

Christmas Spoiler – Here is what you’ll get. Christmas-time is Garmin-time.

Sorry about this. I’m just about to spoil your Christmas as I know what you’ve got…

My Ironman Journey – Kit cheque List

Ha Ha. Geddit? Cheque list. This is going to be expensive! I appreciate that Americans spell…

2016 – Year in review – Endurance Sports Gadgets

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Stance Fusion running socks – Men / Women

One of my LEAST favourite things is slipping on my ‘special’ TKMAX running socks. They are…

My Ironman Journey – Runner to Age Grouper to Ironman

I’m not so sure if anyone is particularly interested in MY Ironman journey. There have been lots…

STRAVA – UK Runners' 1 billion metres climbed and more interesting facts

All of the UK’s runners added together in 2016 climbed 1 billion metres. That’s a very…

Unusual Tri, Bike, Running & Swimming Gifts – Not too expensive

Here are some generic but unusual presents that won’t break the bank for your tri/cycling/running/swimming lover/friend/family…

Mizuno Wave Rider Review – Detailed view of Waverider (* 20 *, 21, 22 similarities)

Mizuno Wave Rider Review - A Detailed Look At Mizuno's Fabled WAVERIDER 20, now in its…

Thames Trail Half Marathon (F3) and other Running Races 2017 – Windsor / Kew / Long / Hever

It’s still sinking in that I am supposedly doing a full Ironman in 2017. Of course…

Kickstarter: custom-made earphones from HelloEar

This is up to $66k of pledged backing. If you are interested look at the video…

Garmin Fenix 5 – What killer feature would you like for 2017?

I guess I’m fairly happy with the Fenix 3. For me it does most of what…

Lezyne – firmware updates and master / hard reset info

Lezyne make some interesting devices and I reviewed the super GPS cycling computer a while back with…

Fitbit buys Pebble – but not the products. hmmmm

Looks like Fitbit just bought some people. Oh and some software-IP as well. Seems that Pebble’s…

Save 10% off most Power Meters and Accessories

10% Discount off most power meters and accessories International buyers will need to consider import duties…

"Ironman or Iron-Distancer?" That is a question.

Are you an Ironman or an Iron-distancer? That was the thought which faced me a couple…

Bang! Moto (360) – Quits. Kapow! Pebble – Out? Chop! TomTom cuts.

It looks like the Lenovo-owned MOTO brand will not be continuing with smartwatches, according to The…

Rotor Power Meter upgrade Offer from POWER/POWER LT to a new INpower or 2INpower

REVIEW: ROTOR INpower Trade in your old ROTOR power meter for a new INpower or 2INpower…

Polar M600 Review | Running, Sports, GPS & AndroidWear

Polar M600 Review This Polar M600 Review is a detailed look at the Best Running Watch…

GPS Accuracy Test: Spartan ULTRA vs Polar M600 + more

This time 3 Polars and a Suunto SPARTAN ULTRA braved my ‘standardised’ GPS test route. It was a…

GPS Tests (Bike) – Surprise Winner … MIO Cyclo !!

Loaded up with 7 sports watches and a mobile phone I braved my ‘standardised’ GPS test…

Cyber Monday: Save 15% off most Power Meters and PM-Accessories

  International buyers will need to consider import duties for their country. Just enter the COUPON…

Black Triday Discount – Hever Castle on Black Friday

20% off at Hever Castle PLUS another £20 off. Code: BLACKTRIDAY16  (note the spelling it does…

Competition – TWO free race places at HEVER September 2017

Once again there are two places up for grabs at the HEVER Castle Triathlon festival, this…

Polar M600 – Short Interval Indoor Bike oHR Performance

Another day, another test on the new Polar M600. Despite a relatively nice day outside I…

Polar M600 – Short Interval Running oHR Performance

I was a bit tired today but still managed 8×1 minute @’quite fast’. The Polar M600…

Polar M600 HR Swimming ! – vs. Garmin HRM-Tri

Polar’s M600 is one of the few wrist-based oHR devices that will ‘properly’ support HR when…

Polar M600 – Tempo Run

After yesterday’s relative walk-in-the-park, today was a chance for a run-in-the-park. I took the M600 out for…

Polar M600 – Summary Screens (nice) and Easy run vs STRYD HR and BSOD

This is the test that is the lull before the storm for the M600. A nice…

TomTom Adventurer Review

The TomTom Adventurer is the ‘off-road’ version of The TomTom Runner 3/SPARK 3 and is designed for:…

▷ PowerPod Review – ANT+ Power Meter (v3.0, BLE to follow)

PowerPod Review This Powerpod review takes a quick look at cycling’s cheapest power meter. Great for…

Polar M600 – First Impressions, First Run, First In a Generation of Fitness Devices

I’ve only had the M600 a little while. It looks good. First up and most importantly:…

Garmin 235 review and Forerunner 230 GPS Running Watch

Garmin 235 Review We look closely at all the new running features in this Garmin 235…

Garmin Fenix – Battlelines Start To Get Drawn

My recent thoughts on 2017 were that it was going to be the ‘Year of the…

Fitbit Statement

Today Fitbit released this statement. Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) has not received any communication from ABM Capital, or…

Kinematix raises €2 Million – plus TUNE now generally available in EU / USA

Portugal-based Kinematix  have just raised €2 Million from a Portugese investor. Presumably this is for further…

SUUNTO's SPARTAN Enhance GPS

Suunto claim to have addressed GPS accuracy issues experienced by some users, see below. Release v1.4.6.624/10Nov2016…

Garmin Consolidate Step Activity

Gadget-encrusted step-counters worldwide will rejoice at Garmin’s just-announced move to enable Garmin Connect to consolidate steps…