Zwift Duathlon – Starts soon

On 17th February this year, Zwift starts their Duathlon race series.

British Triathlon’s Confusing New Membership Packages

British Triathlon has now re-jigged their membership structure. To cut a long story “you need the…

Hever Castle Gauntlet 2017 – Half Iron Distance & Glorious Sunshine

I’ve done Hever’s GAUNTLET Half-Iron distance triathlon a few times now. I seem to be losing the…

What’s My FTP? Garmin CIQ APP From XERT

XERT make several clever Garmin CIQ apps/data fields and they just come out with another one. It’s…

Your Running and Your Triathlon Running – Differences & Causes & What To Do About It

It will come as no surprise to you that you run 5k, 10k, HM, M distances…

Polar M200: Wins Challenge Gran Canaria

BMC-ETIXX-sponsored athlete Emma Pallant won Challenge Gran Canaria (Middle Distance Triathlon) by 6 seconds and here…

Garmin Vector 2 Review

Garmin’s Vector 2 pedals are ANT+ compatible, dual-sided power meters. They are compatible with LOOK KEO cleats.…

PhySoc: How to be an elite cyclist – Science of Cycling

An interesting lecture/video on the Science of elite cycling. Given by The Physiological Society. Is there…

Gerald looks at the Suunto SPARTAN Ultra – I do a few F3+ULTRA shots.

Gerald has a youtube closeup of the Suunto Spartan ULTRA (below). You’ll have to wait until…

Suunto Spartan Ultra with STRYD Power – now you can even buy it!

You can now officially buy the Suunto Spartan ULTRA. Or at least so said the email…

Opinion: Garmin Edge 820

Garmin generally make great cycling computers. The Edge 820 looks to follow in that tradition. The…

2x *NEW* Garmins Emerge: Edge 820 *AND* Edge820 *EXPLORE*

  Edit: Full Specs Just Announced For Edge 820 <here> This post contained two images/screenshots from the…

Suunto Spartan SPORT – *ANOTHER* new model announced AND optical HR later

As half-expected, Suunto’s new Spartan ULTRA is not the end of the story. But rather the…

Intel's Basis PEAK Sales Halted

Basis Peak (Intel) have announced that 0.2% of their devices have a flaw which causes overheating.…

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…

Suunto Spartan Ultra – What's In The parallel Movescount Update?

What are the new Movescount features? Well there’s HEATMAP. Really cool. In the case above it…

Ambit 4? : Suunto Spartan Ultra Collection – Timeframes to release and some dates

There weren’t too many leaks of the just-announced Suunto Ultra Collection. As I write this post,…

Polar M450 Massive Price Drop – Does This Mean Anything?

The price of the Polar M450 (reviewed here) has dropped massively in the UK to an incredible…

Garmin 735XT vs. Garmin 920XT Feature Comparison

Along with the Polar V800 (here vs. 920) and Suunto AMBIT3 Sport, the Garmin 920XT has…

OPINION: Garmin Forerunner 735XT – Optical HR Triathlon Watch

Garmin sneaked out the 735XT today. It looks good. The widely predicted 925XT therefore probably won’t…

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…

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…

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…

REVIEW: ROTOR INPOWER 3D+ and MAS Spider With Qarbon Qrings – OCP from OCA

In this review of the ROTOR INpower 3D+ I am going to cover the following: The general…

QARBON QRING-tastic – what on earth happened ROTOR?

I was wittering on here yesterday about how I wish I had my Qrings properly configured…

Garmin Edge 520 adds Connect IQ

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

Shimano SORA R3000

Shimano have just announced the latest road groupset – SORA R3000. It’s aimed at sports/fitness cyclists…

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…

Review (ette): Garmin Accessories

After you’ve bought your Garmin sports watch you can splash some more cash on one or more…

What are WKO4, Golden Cheetah, Garmin Connect, SportTracks, Training Peaks?

I’ve re-blogged, below, a description from trainingpeaks.com of the differences between their products (WKO4 and TRAINING PEAKS).…

Triathletes/Duathletes – Double your wattage GUARANTEED

A heady title indeed but true. Fancy a free 200w? Maybe not doubling for some of…

Bike PB Planning – bestbikesplit.com

If you have a power meter and an upcoming race then read on. If you’re in…

LIMITS Technology Power Meter – Looks Good-to-go, to me

Here is some content from the LIMITS website showing a product which looks good-to-go. To be…

the Box is FULL – LIMITS Power Meter…working. shock Horror

Some tweeted images showing the LIMITS power meter, ahem, working. Whether or not it’s accurate/consistent is…

Samsung Triathlon SM-R150 Images

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

Golden Cheetah: CP Plot/Curve/Chart

Golden Cheetah is a highly detailed (and free) piece of software to analyse your data to…

London Tow Paths, Half Marathon, Mega Bike Ride

I had a bit of a mad day on Saturday in the rain. One of those…

Bizarre currants and technique balance day.

I’ve been whinging to myself a fair bit recently about my technique. Or lack thereof. My…

Left :: Right Power Imbalance

I’ve liked the various iterations of the Garmin Vector power pedals over the last couple of…

Controversial 2015/6 Base Training 101 v2

Just do loads of low intensity miles and keep a bit of threshold/vo2 work in there…