Sports Watches: Top 10 GPS Performers going into 2018

Here we are looking at JUST the GPS performance of the sports watch. Not only how…

Mobvoi Ticwatch S – GPS Test Results in

Mobvoi Ticwatch S - GPS Test Results and some first thoughts

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…

400 swimmers confirm –swimming tech is changing their training

Demand for wearable gadgets in the pools around the world is increasing, a recent survey– shows in…

Polar confirms updated GPS chip in M430 – M460 stays same as M450

Polar have confirmed to me that the M430 running watch has indeed got new innards. Obviously…

Teaser – Garmin Fenix 5X | 5 | 5S | Forerunner 935 | Review Summary

Polar and others do a good job of teasing their new products so I thought, “Hey,…

Garmin 935, Fenix 5, Forerunner 920XT Comparison & Upgrade

Garmin 935, Fenix 5, Forerunner 920XT Comparison For those of you looking to upgrade here is…

Polar M200 REVIEW | Surprisingly Competent |

This Polar M200 Review continues the elusive search for the best running watch at a budget…

Suunto Spartan SPORT vs Garmin 920XT – Open Water Swim GPS Track

This is my 1500m weekend swim course. I do it a LOT. The SPARTAN is in…

TomTom Runner Review (Runner 3 aka Spark 3)

TomTom's Runner/Spark 3 is BY FAR the best value, best featured and most accurate device. There…

Bryton's New Cycling Head Units – Rider 530, 330, 310, 100 and more…

If, like me, you have scoured the online prices of various cycling computers and triathlon computers…

OPINIONETTE FR35: Garmin announce entry-level running watch – forerunner 35 – and new 4k virb camera

https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YqwT3_iJpKnB5szF5Yb32H3Kl2I=/76×0:5029×3302/1280×854/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/50589005/R_Forerunner35Family_HR_34372.0.0.jpg An interesting development today at the entry level end of running watches. Garmin’s new Forerunner…

TomTom – New Adventurer Model Announced

TomTom have just announced a new product-variant building on the evolution of the Runner-Runner2/Spark-Runner3/Spark3 line. The…

TomTom – New Spark3 / Runner3 Announced

Lots of announcements today of new stuff from TomTom. Let’s start with the SPARK 3 /…

Polar M600 – Here it is – some initial thoughts & specs – followed by review

So here is the M600. Polar classify it a Sports Watch. Not a fitness watch. It’s…

Polar M600 Teaser – New Watch for Android Wear

Ok guys and girls. No-one has yet guessed the two watches from this post earlier in…

Garmin Edge 820 & Edge Explore 820 – Formal Announcement

The Edge 820, again, was not one of the world’s best-kept secrets. Here, below, is the…

Mio moves into team sports with FieldWiz and partners with PEAR Sports

A new move for MIO. First some history and then the new product move. MIO’s excellent…

Suunto Spartan Ultra Specs – *NEXT WEEK* for the more specifications

OK sports watch fans. The truth will out next week with the full specs for the…

Garmin Edge 820 – Here it is – Photos and some comments – Edge 530 esque?

Leaks abound at Garmin HQ. This time for the soon-to-be-released Garmin Edge 820 Cycling Super Computer…

Garmin joins with LIFEQ – what about TomTom?

The clever little optical sensor in TomTom’s highly successful Runner2/SPARK was developed by South African company…

Suunto Responds – Spartan Ultra – *Official* Responses to Some of Your Questions

SUUNTO RESPONDS: Q&A Suunto have helpfully shed some light on some more aspects of the just-announced…

Next Triathlon / Multisport Watch for Q3 Q4 2016 – the contenders for 2016 and beyond

Still not sure what 2016 tri watch to buy? OK gadget fans we’re half way through…

Opinion New Samsung Gear Fit2

Samsung have just announced what looks like a game-changer in the fitness band market. The successor to the…

Review – Fitbit Surge – GPS and Optical HR Fitness Watch

Most reviews are based on the original 2015 unit. Things have moved on with improvements to…

New Sports Watches For May June 2016 – The Contenders Polar, Garmin, TomTom, Fitbit

OK Fellow Sports Gadget Nerds it’s now or never. The next 4-6 weeks are the window…

Garmin Edge 520 adds Connect IQ

The already rather good Edge 520 got even better with the addition of today’s new firmware…

Review: Polar A360

Polar’s recently released A360 super smart band is a highly credible contender in the increasingly crowded…

World’s Sexiest Smart SPORTS Watches?

Today I was prompted to put together this gallery of some, IMO, rather pretty sports watches…

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…

More Suunto AMBIT4 Speculation – Spartan?

Suunto had a little-reported announcement a week or so ago. Something along the lines of, “Leading…

Samsung Triathlon SM-R150 Images

We covered this a few months back. Now there is some more meat on the bone…

Fitbit Blaze – doh! what’s going on here then?

Well it looks very nice. Not quite sure what fitbit are trying to do here though.…

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech

A week in: Triathlon, Tri Gadgets & Related Tech, is some of the more interesting bits…

Review (ette) – Garmin Forerunner 630 – First Look

A year is a clichéd long time in politics and two years is a long time…

Review (Head-to-Head) : Polar V800 vs. Garmin 920XT

The Polar V800 and Garmin 920XT are 2 of the top 3 triathlon watches. Which do…

Garmin 630 – Beauty Parade – All the official product images

Garmin UK shared their initial ‘official’ Forerunner 630 images with me a couple of hours ago.…

Garmin Forerunner 630 – Detailed Specs Leaked

NB: This is a post from September 2015 that was removed at Garmin’s request. It is…

Garmin Forerunner 630 – Here it is

NB: This is a post from September 2015 that was removed at Garmin’s request. It is…

Insight: Garmin Forerunner 630 – What’s The New Functionality?

You’ve seen the announcement and maybe the pictures too. This is Garmin’s best running watch. It’s…