Garmin : Project DragonflyM ?

I had this interesting image passed to me recently (ty @G) and I’m not sure of what to make of it Because of where the image came from and the circumstances in which it was used, @G suspected it was linked to Garmin beta testing a new product and ‘M’ would denote music. #Possibly. I…

STRYD on Samsung Gear / Sport / Watch

Attention all Samsung Watch Owners I came across this super-interesting 3rd party app last week which enables STRYD and other sports sensors to be supported on Samsung Tizen. So that means you could get STRYD to work on a Gear S2/S3/Sport, Galaxy Watch as well as Gear Fit2/Fit2 Pro. Here are a few screenshots and…

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Anthocyanins – Effects Depend on Muscle FibreType

Simplistically, some berries and beets when taken in relatively large and concentrated dosages seem to make me faster. There are various claims including those relating to notably increased fat oxidation in endurance exercise and improved recovery times. Here are some more recent findings for those of you who might be interested. Study 1 Latest Study:…

Oura Ring vs Motiv Ring Review

new Oura Ring vs Fitbit vs Motiv Ring

Quite a few of you are asking which is the best tracker for you, is it the new Oura Ring, the Motiv Ring or perhaps a Fitbit is a better option? The best tracker would cover MANY options but as you search involved smart rings, this post is geared towards high-level comparisons of Fitbit watches…

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Fitbit Q3 Results – Still holding on in there

Some glimmers of hope for Fitbit with these positive results. Well, positive in the sense that they weren’t bad. Whilst still negative for the YTD, the Q3 was profitable. A good mix of repeat buyer and new customers. Non-US revenues are rising nicely. Still big dependence on the USA which is a declining territory for…

Coros Apex

Coros Apex – New Running Watch

Coros have just sneaked out a new running watch. The Coros APEX The details are somewhat thin on the ground right now but this looks like a rather sweet-looking, nice-screened running watch with quite a few nice features. (Ty @PeteA for the heads up) BACKGROUND Coros do smart helmets and recently the bizarrely well-performing GPS…

Sungod Revolts Snowboard Ski

SunGod Revolts – Pre-order for Winter 2018/19

Winter 2017/18 SunGod Revolts sold out some time ago. Sungod Revolts are now available on pre-order for your Winter 2018/19 snowboarding and skiing exploits. Despatch starts in early-mid November2018 There’s a lifetime guarantee. You have great lenses and are buying directly from the manufacturer. Other features: No goggle gap to just about all helmets Lightweight,…

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New Suunto 9 : New Suunto Firmware

Suunto have announced new variants on the Suunto 9, which is the replacement for the Spartan Ultra. There are actually 2 distinct Suunto 9 models as well as various colour/case options so now is as good a time as any to clarify the different hardware competencies. There’s also new firmware 2.4.14 as of 2Oct2018, which…

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*NEW* Garmin Leak ! And what about the 745XT/945?

We have the mysteriously named @Jane to thank for the first one. Thank you. First Up: Garmin have registered a new Trade Mark for a MARQ product. Here is what is says about the GPS-based wrist-worn wearable “Wearable digital electronic devices in the form of a wrist smartwatch for providing software and display screens for…

 Top Foods in Boosting Endurance for Athletes

When we talk of a healthy diet, most people assume that a diet which is considered for one thing is automatically great for another. This is to say a diet that’s great for someone looking to shed off some weight is automatically considered for someone who is just looking to boost his stamina. This assertion…

RunScribe Plus V3

New RunScribe Plus Hardware Iteration

I’ve recently received a new, modified version of RunScribe Plus pods. They look identical to the originally released V3 pods and indeed still show up as a V3 pod on the RunScribe app. However the main hardware ‘fix’ is with the signal strength. Garmin were VERY naughty when they released the Fenix 5 and 5S…