Garmin Vector 2 and Favero BePro Pedal Comparison

Review UPDATE – Favero bePro – one year on

After over a year of using Favero’s bePRO dual-sided power meter pedals it seemed like a good time to update some thoughts on their long-term suitability. This post is a SUMMARY update to the short review <here>. If you are thinking about buying some then you will need to read the detailed review in conjunction with this post. ESSENTIAL…

Shimano: New Power meter FC-R9100-P in new DURA-ACE groupset

Lots of Shimano Goodies The full announcement from Shimano is <here> but in a nutshell ‘lots of goodies’. Of particular interest to me is their first foray into powermeters with the FC-R9100-P which is a PM-in-a-spider (drive crank body) delivering left- and right-side, dual-band power with strain gauges in each crank arm. It has rechargeable batteries…

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. This HM is a hilly one (elevation also shown above) and so presumably the ideal place to use a power-running device like STRYD. I’m not sure how hilly it is in the grand scheme of hilly HMs but, for me,…