TomTom Runner3 Spark3 – What's new under the hood?

We’ve already seen the announcements from the very busy TomTom R&D department with the new Runner3/SPARK3, The…

Garmin Fenix 3 – Prices, Is It Worth Buying or Waiting for the Fenix 4?

Here is an interesting price history of the Garmin Fenix 3 – one of the base…

Suunto SPARTAN – September Features Confirmed and still using kinematix

I had a sneaky little multisport session tonight with the SPARTAN ULTRA and found that the…

Flipbelt Review and quick look

Do you know what really annoys me? A: It’s running with a smartphone. So most of…

Polar M200 – FCC Registration – Imminent Running Watch

So the Polar M200 running watch is likely to hit the shops in October/November with the…

OPINIONETTE FR35: Garmin announce entry-level running watch – forerunner 35 – and new 4k virb camera

https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YqwT3_iJpKnB5szF5Yb32H3Kl2I=/76×0:5029×3302/1280×854/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/50589005/R_Forerunner35Family_HR_34372.0.0.jpg An interesting development today at the entry level end of running watches. Garmin’s new Forerunner…

TomTom – New Adventurer Model Announced

TomTom have just announced a new product-variant building on the evolution of the Runner-Runner2/Spark-Runner3/Spark3 line. The…

TomTom – New Spark3 / Runner3 Announced

Lots of announcements today of new stuff from TomTom. Let’s start with the SPARK 3 /…

TomTom – A 3rd New Product – The TOUCH Activity Tracker…FAT + Muscle Tracker!

So here we have the last of today’s announcements from TomTom. It’s an activity tracker…with a…

OOFOS Recovery Footwear – Sneak Peak

I like the OOFOS Recovery Sandals. “How are they marketed as ‘Recovery Footwear’?” you ask. I…

Garmin Edge 820 Battery Test Update

In this recent post, https://the5krunner.com/2016/08/05/navigation-fest-edge-820-and-others-do-9-hours-of-trail-navigation/, I managed to get about 8 hours of battery using turn-by-turn…

OPINION: New Fitbit's – Charge 2 and Flex 2

https://cnet1.cbsistatic.com/img/yetp0hGViwQ4r-dmRkUUJHLmfsE=/970×0/2016/08/25/0d7d7ce8-2c30-4757-bfe3-a996aa9385da/fitbit-charge-2-19.jpg Fitbit’s Blaze and Alta have some notable software updates bringing notifications, clock faces and move…