Velocomp Aeropod

Aeropod – Velcomp Aeropod AVAILABLE for Pre-Order

The Velocomp AEROPOD is now available for pre-order. It’s coming in July so if you order one of the earlier ones you might just be able to perform some fine-tuning on your aero position ahead of a summer TT. The Aeropod IS a powermeter in its own right; just like its predecessor the Velocomp Powerpod…

Source:asteroidos.org

AsteroidOS 1.0 Released … What ?!?

Latest news from asteroidos.org is that their WearOS replacement is good-to-go. This is probably of zero interest to endurance athletes right now. However interesting things might come from it. I’ll keep this one short a do a few bullet points AsteroidOS covers basic ‘smart’ functionality when linked only to an Android smartphone It’s highly customisable,…

Amazfit STRATOS Review

Amazfit STRATOS Review – now live

The Amazfit STRATOS Review has now left ‘supporter-only’ restrictions and is now available to all readers to read. Enjoy And I’ve just posted up some great 15% Garmin discounts on current ranges (EU/UK)   Amazfit STRATOS Review – Triathlon Watch with Music  

XERT wins best EDGE CIQ app

XERT wins best CIQ app for EDGE devices at the Garmin CIQ Summit. Source: Garmin This one is DEFINITELY worth a download despite being released way back in July 2017 (Source: the5krunner.com, download HERE …it’s free). It continually raises its estimate of your FTP on-the-fly as your cycling hits giddy new heights. Although it’s great on…

Amazfit STRATOS Review

On my wrist this month

I set my target for last month a little too high. The Fitbit Versa just took up WAY too much time because of various issues with connectivity and syncing. and that significantly curtailed my efforts elsewhere. Which is a bit silly on my part as it’s a mass market watch and I suspect that most…

Amazfit STRATOS pairing

Amazfit STRATOS – Bluetooth Sensor Pairing Quirks

The Amazfit STRATOS ‘budget’ triathlon watch has some quirks. A little bit like your slightly politically incorrect, but otherwise charming, uncle. These quirks manifest themselves in a few places but the 2 that most deserve a mention are as follows Pairing a Bluetooth sensor Triathlon Mode Pairing the bluetooth sensors caught me out for a…

Fitbit Versa Review

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

Thi version has been superceded V2.015 – 25 May 2018 – latest version **HERE**.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…

Review Favero Assioma Duo Uno Power Meter Pedal

Assioma – New V2 Firmware For Super Accuracy

Favero have made public their new IAV Power system. This is an entirely new calculation algorithm for Favero and it bases power calculation on Instantaneous Angular Velocity (IAV). Favero believe they are the only power meter pedal company currently able to deliver this calculation because of their pre-exiting, inbuilt, high-precision gyroscope. So What? It’s a…

Shimano

New Shimano Stuff – 105 and Ultegra RX

I found this one in my in-tray which I thought was interesting as we see the high-end feature trickle-down continue Shimano have spiced up the latest 105 offering Along with a mid-compact 52-36T crankset (adds to existing 50-34T & 53-39T) here are some more options: disk (BR-R7070 calipers, ST-R7020/25) levers) or rim brake options hydraulic…

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…