| OPINION | WAHOO KICKR CLIMB (Opinion & Specifications – NOT a review)

Ok, Ok, WAHOO has messed up by not calling it the CLMB. But the BLT/BOLT jokes…

Injinji Running Socks – Finally curing the running socks debacle

Injinji Running Socks – Performance 2.0 and the Vuelio Blog Premier League I’ve entered the Premier…

The dangers of UVA for runners and the difference between Physical and mineral sunscreen

 Author: Tom Marshall, Founder of Ride Skincare   A disclosure first, as the founder of Ride…

Backpack| Quick Mention | Sport Utility Pack

I was recently and kindly sent the new SPORT UTILITY PACK by the inventor, Richard. I…

Kinematix TUNE – Running Gait Tool Closes Up Shop

I just had an email from Kinematix saying they are closing up shop with the insole-based…

Garmin Running Dynamics POD (RD POD)

The new clip on running dynamics pod is available in Q2.2017 and will come in at…

New Garmin Running DYNAMICS FOOTPOD – New Garmin Running Dynamics 3 likely?

A new, more accurate Garmin RUNNING DYNAMICS *IS* due soon. Let's explore what else MIGHT be…

5k Socks: My most expensive pair ever

That’s 5k running socks and not £5k (£5,000) for a pair of socks. Still £30 is…

OOFOS Recovery Footwear – Sneak Peak

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

Kinematix TUNE – First run with running analysis tool

Just popped the newly arrived Kinematix TUNE running analysis insoles into my Waverider 19s and off…

Polar H7i (H10) Looking Close – but…. (perhaps for V850, V900?)

but … it’s only a HRM. Bear with me though, I’ll try and make it interesting.…

Moxy: Bit of a play with a new toy – finally got it into sporttracks desktop

Having not cycled for a couple of weeks I was getting withdrawal symptoms and I also…

Review: BSX Insight – Setting up, initial thoughts and first uses

The BSX Insight device measures muscle oxygenation through Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy and, amongst other things, has…

BSX Insight: Getting your threshold heart rate (LTHR)

I had planned to write something a bit more in-depth about the BSX Insight’s approach to…

Running with STRYD power at the North London Half Marathon Thoughts Rather Than Race Report

Above are my power outputs whilst running the North London Half Marathon (HM) at the weekend.…

A Quick Look: GoMore Stamina Sensor

The GoMore Stamina sensor is a Bluetooth heart rate monitor device that pairs with an iOS…

Running SmO2 from BSXinsight with STRYD power !? Prep for North London HM

This image was from last night’s ‘fun’ run. What you are looking at is power, HR and…

New Garmin Sling – parody

Latest news from Garmin is their release of the runner’s digi-sling. This hi-tec gadget minimises wind drag…

IN DEPTH: The Quest For Wet HRV – Swimming HRV Underwater – Finally

I started off a couple of years ago with the intention to record ‘every heartbeat’ that…

Iolite – Swim Straight in OWS

Apparently this device from IOLITE is USAT race-legal GPS-thingy on your head that is wired to…

Suunto: First to support Power Running from v2.0.45

Looks like 2.0.45 is the new firmware for the AMBIT3 series that fully supports the STRYD…

Review – Nathan Strobe Lights: HyperBrite, Orion, Pulsar

Nathan have a neat series of lights for runners.The Pulsar (left) is a shoe-worn, 6 Lu…

Review – Nathan Fire & Ice Bottle

OK it’s a water bottle. Yes, it’s a bottle and, yes, it can carry water (and…

Review: Feetures Elite Light Cushion

The Feetures! Elite Light Cushion running socks are marketed as a patented, technically advanced sock. Positives:…

Review – Nathan Bandolier Vest

This is a nice late evening ‘hi-viz’ cover for runners and cyclists. Positives: It’s size is…

Premium Aesthetic Forms For Garmin? – Err No.

In an opinion piece on an imagined Garmin Forerunner 930XT I suggested that Garmin should focus on…

STRYD Test 3: Pacing Up A Hill At Threshold

After two relatively trivial tests last week (#1 & #2) I put the STRYD to a…

STRYD – Another Run – Power Comparison This Time

Well I’ve figured out why my V800 wasn’t working with STRYD; but that’s another post (re-pair…

STRYD – First Run

I’ve been very excited about the STRYD ‘running power meter’ for probably over a year now.…

LIMITS Power Meter – Furore?

I thought I’d write this as I get the chance to use the word ‘furore’ for…

Review/Head-to-head: Nathan AP Pro Aerobar Hydration vs Profile Design Aero Drink

If you are serious about getting a superb IronMan time then you will have some form…

Review: Lizard Skins Bar Tape

Lizard Skins Bar tape is suitable for road bikes, including for tri-bars. 2.5mm thickness is the most…

Running Power – I don’t get it

OK let’s say I’m pootling along on my bike; I know that it’s mechanical power that’s moving…

Polar’s Advanced Running Dynamics ?!

I’ve been playing a bit with the Polar V800 over the last few weeks. I didn’t…

Polar Underwater – H7 and V800, How does Bluetooth work UNDERWATER?

So how on earth does Bluetooth from the Polar H7 work underwater? Does the H7 device…

New Garmin HRM-RUN – For the Forerunner 630

Having confidently predicted earlier this year that the strap upgrade to the old HRM-RUN was all…

Don’t run: soar

This looks way too trendy for me. Some great running videos and a great looking race…

CycleOps Photo Competition – great prizes

Through the #SacrificeNothing photo contest, CycleOps are asking people to share their goals along with a…

My Favourite HRMs

I still haven’t found the perfect heart rate monitor, for me, for everything I do. For…

AmpStrip Cancelled

https://images.indiegogo.com/file_attachments/1121908/files/20141229135641-WHAT-IS-AMPSTRIP.png AmpStrip’s owners Fitlinxx have released the following: AmpStrip development suspended – refund information After much…