Polar Vantage V Review

July 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

V2.118 – 10 Jul 2019 This post is regularly updated before being periodically replaced, with a refreshed introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Run, Bike and Triathlon sports devices are available NOW and likely to be superseded SOON or which have been DISCONTINUED. As well as reviewing…

Garmin Edge 530 Review

June 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

V2.112 – 29 Jun 2019 This post is regularly updated before being periodically replaced, with a refreshed introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Triathlon, Bike and Run sports devices are available NOW and likely to be superseded SOON or which have been DISCONTINUED. As well as reviewing…

Garmin Edge 530 Review Discount

May 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

  V2.101 – 24 May 2019 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a more pertinent introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Triathlon, Bike and Run sports devices are available NOW and likely to be superseded SOON or which…

Coros Apex Navigation

April 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

  V2.091 – 24 April 2019 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a more pertinent introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Triathlon, Bike and Run sports devices are available NOW and likely to be superseded soon or which…

Garmin 920XT 735XT Optical ELEVATE

Mar 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This post has been superceded with a more up to date version with a more up to date version here V2.082 – 25 March 2019 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a more pertinent introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of…

Apple Watch 4 Review Nike 44mm

Feb 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded latest version **HERE**. V2.072 – 27 February 2019 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a more pertinent introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Bike and Run sports devices are available NOW and likely…

Optoma NuForce BE Live5 Review Best Headphones Earbuds Running With Music

Jan 2019: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded latest version **HERE**. V2.065 – 27 January 2019 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a more pertinent introduction & commentary. The intent is to give you an idea of which GPS Bike and Run sports devices are available NOW and likely…

Xmas Edition: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumours of replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded latest version **HERE**. V2.056 – 04 December 2018 This post is regularly updated before being replaced, periodically, with a new one that contains a refreshed, more pertinent introduction & commentary. This post is intended to give you an idea of which GPS Bike and Run sports devices are available. My…

September 2018: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models. Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded latest version **HERE**. V2.040 – 6 October 2018 Hmmm. This has been a quieter month than I thought, although things are starting to hot up. Withings has bought Withings (errr). It’s a long story and a slightly old one too. However after buying back Withings from Nokia, Withings are now…

Garmin Fenix 5S Plus Review

August 2018: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models. Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded V2.035 – 04 September 2018 – latest version **HERE**. There has been little new of interest to say on rumoured new GPS sports watches/head units. Hence there was no July update to this post. Lezyne announced the MEGA, which looks pretty cool and super-reasonably priced. They seem to be running…

Amazfit STRATOS Review

June 2018: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models. Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded V2.025 – 11 July 2018 – latest version **HERE**. The Suunto 3 Fitness, Fitbit Versa and Garmin Edge 130 are announced and available, with the Garmin Edge 520 Plus now being available to buy. The interesting Suunto 9 is now also fully public and available to buy. The widely expected…

Fitbit Versa Review

May 2018: Sports Watch Update: ‘All’ new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models. Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

This version has been superceded V2.015 – 25 May 2018 – latest version **HERE**. The Suunto 3 Fitness, Fitbit Versa and Garmin Edge 130 are announced and available, with the Garmin Edge 520plus being imminent. Heads-Up People: May 2018 could be a mini-watershed month. I’m expecting 3 (three) new Garmin models imminently. For starters, it…

Best running watch with music Mobvoi Ticwatch S

April 2018: Cycling/Running/Triathlon/Sports ‘Watches’: New & current Models, Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

V1.985 – last  updated 25 April 2018 – latest version for current month HERE. The Suunto 3 Fitness now has more information available (see link). Retail availability is towards the end of this month. The Garmin Edge 130 is announced and available and we have just had an announcement on the Edge 520 plus. Fitbit’s…

LG Watch Sport

March 2018: Cycling/Running/Triathlon/Sports ‘Watches’: New Models, Current Models, Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit…more

  Newer Version exists: – latest version for current month HERE. ———————————————- This is updated monthly old version V1.87 – 22 March 2018 It’s been a quiet month on the new gadgets front (February). Although the Suunto 3 Fitness is doing the rounds in the hands of reviewers it is likely quite a long way…

old (left) new (right) note the 5 zones around the screen edge - zone 1 shown in blue

Feb 2018: Cycling/Running/Triathlon ‘Watches’: New Models, Current Models, Replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Epson…more

  V1.80 – 05 February 2018 – This is an old version >> – latest version for current month HERE.<< This is updated monthly I’m afraid this February update offers little new after the fallout from CES2018 – which wasn’t that amazing either. Don’t get me wrong. 2018 is still going to be interesting. In…

Suunto 3 Fitness Gold

January 2018: Cycling/Running/Triathlon ‘Watches’: New Models, Current Models and expected replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Epson, etc

  V1.78 – 25 January 2018 – This is an old version >> – latest version for current month HERE.<<   2017 was a great year. Post CES in 2018 then the future looks interesting. The Suunto 3 was the big surprise at CES. Let’s hope for (err expect) more. 2018 brings us hope for:…

XPLOVA X5 EVO Review

Dec 2017 Cycling/Running/Triathlon ‘Watches’: New Models, Current Models and expected replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Epson, etc

  V1.76 – 8 December 2017 – – This is an old version >> – latest version for current month HERE.<< That’s it folks for 2017. No new Forerunner 645 until CES2018. Sorry. 2018 brings us hope for: a new WAHOO of some mysterious sort; a new Polar tri watch; a new Garmin 645 Music;…

Fitbit Ionic Starling Bank Contactless Payment

Nov 2017 : Cycling/Running/Triathlon ‘Watches’: New Models, Current Models and expected replacement dates. Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Epson, etc

  V1.75 – 2 November 2017 – – This is an old version >> – latest version for current month HERE.<< In this version: Garmin Forerunner(s) still imminent, 5 new Epsons, another imminent Xplova, Samsung Gear Fit, possible 745XT, more Fitbits next year, goodbye TomTom plus some tidying up too. I did say back in…