Favero Assioma – New Power Meter Pedals Announced – it’s BePro Version 2

Today’s announcement of the Assioma power meter pedals from Favero shows just how successful the version 1.0…

Weekend Endeavours in Surrey – Training, Stuff and a sore bottom all for my Ironman Journey

I’ve had a rather enjoyable weekend training. If you are in the UK you might know…

Suunto SPARTAN Sport Review – WHR Version

Suunto Spartan Sport Review – Wrist HR It’s nearly a year since Suunto sprang the SPARTAN…

NEPAL: Impact Marathon Series – Saturday 18 November 2017

The Impact Marathon Series are races for those who think differently, run for the good of…

Fenix 5 & 5s RECALL ? – Would you do that if you were Garmin right now?

I was a little shocked to read this post on the Fenix 5/5S forum from STRYD…

Polar HRM Incorporates GPS Capability

Well not for  you and me it doesn’t. Maybe. Polar’s team solution (March 2017, here) includes…

Polar confirms updated GPS chip in M430 – M460 stays same as M450

Polar have confirmed to me that the M430 running watch has indeed got new innards. Obviously…

Polar 2018 Strategy Looks Good? – A370, M460, M430, H10…V660? V810?

Today’s announcement of the A370 sports & fitness band does not come as a surprise. Indeed,…

Polar A370 Announced – Review Linked

Polar have just announced an update to their successful (and rather nice) A360. Cleverly, the naming…

IRONMAN JOURNEY: Fuelling & Some More Supplements

Before I start wittering on about gel, this is an interesting chart from QS EMFIT. It’s…

Polar M460 | Review |

In this Polar M460 Review we take a look at Polar’s refreshed and revitalised entry-level bike…

Garmin Fenix 5 Review including | 5x | 5s | Forerunner 935 |

Garmin Fenix 5 Review DETAILED | Fenix 5X, Forerunner 935| 5S Accuracy Comparisons Mapping and In-Depth…

Teaser – Garmin Fenix 5X | 5 | 5S | Forerunner 935 | Review Summary

Polar and others do a good job of teasing their new products so I thought, “Hey,…

Ironman Journey: Body Fail: Garmin Fail

It seems that neither my body nor Garmin are infallible. No surprise there, really. My Ironman…

Favero ASSIOMA – New Power Meter Announced

This post has been superseded with more up-to-date info. See below. FULL ANNOUNCEMENT AND DETAILS (HERE)…

Critical Speed failure in a 2 Hour Marathon ‘Time Trial’

I would be interested to see EXACTLY what the Nike 2 hour marathon runners used to…

BSX – LVL Data Validation & Features

WARNING: COMPANY MAY BE IN DIFFICULTIES April’s update on Kickstarter for BSX’s LVL Hydration monitor shows…

Fix *optical* HR and chest strap HR issues – Troubleshooting Garmin, Polar, TomTom, Suunto

What! A heart rate of 280bpm, that can’t be right can it? Oh hang on a…

Who wore what Sports Watch? Monday night in the pool – What! no Fenix 3s!

Wednesday night was the club swim night. This post summarises some unscientific glances at everyone’s wrists…

| Garmin Vs Suunto | Dodgy Data | GPS + oHR | What would you do?

OK here is a test from yesterday on my MTB on a trail. I was specifically…