the5krunner goes in-depth with endurance sports electronics: detailed product reviews that stay online for all time; opinion and insight into the latest, greatest sporting innovations and training for endurance athletes; and journeys through the authors’ personal sporting endeavours & quests.


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  • Well over 2.3 million views per annum (over 300,000 in Jun 2018. Over 200,000 in Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, Aug 2017)
  • Over 1.2 million unique visitors per annum
  • 58% Europe
  • 25% North America

Source: stats

Following are estimated gender/age breakdowns


Source: Google Analytics

Quoted audience figures exclude: twitter following, facebook following, Instagram following, google+ following, pinterest following, youtube following. Those in bold are more significant.

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2016-7: Two Years-In-Review

Some of 2016 &2017’s biggest talking points.

September 2017: Speculation on the greatest ever running watch – FR645





Newton Gravity 6 Running shoeAugust 2017: Newton Gravity VI – 5 runs 






July 2017: Economics of exporting bike bits from the USA to the Eu





June 2017: Your Running vs Triathlon running





Garmin 735XT Optical ELEVATEMay 2017: Fix optical HRM and chest Strap HRM Issues





Kinetic Revolution, James Dunne, Free 30 Day Challenge, Run Strength Training ProgrammeApril 2017: Mirinda Carfrae – Running Form Analysis




IronMan 70.3 StaffordshireMarch 2017: My Ironman Journey continues



suunto spartan sport whr valencellFebruary 2017: the best GPS running watches





SHFT RUN + Garmin HRM-TRI + Runscribe + STRYDJanuary 2017: SHFT – smart running coach





Mizuno Wave Rider 20 Review waverider 21 19 18 running shoeDecember 2016: Mizuno Waverider 20 – the latest greatest evolution



stryd footpod power meter review

December 2016: STRYD – ‘power’ for running measurement comes to the foot





Fenix Chronos - Detailed ReviewNovember 2016: Garmin Fenix 5 Collection, Previews & Opinions for 2017





Polar M600 android Wear reviewNovember: Polar M600, the best strategic move in 2016. Androidwear goes endurance.




runscribe-garmin-footpod-mizuno-waveriderOctober 2016: Runscribe PRO, the running ‘form’ tool




October 23016: Suunto SPARTAN Sport, Suunto take on the might of Garmin




Garmin 920XT 735XT Optical ELEVATEOctober 2016: The Best GPS Running Watch Awards 2016



Polar M450, Garmin Edge 820, Garmin Edge 810, MIO Cyclo 505HC

September 2016: Garmin Edge 820 – ‘Most featured’, best-ever cycling computer?



Suunto-HeritageJune 2016: The Best Triathlon Watch Awards 2016



May 2016: Garmin 735XT Garmin Forerunner 735XT the populist tri watch for runners


Moxy Monitor - BSX InsightApril 2016: BSX Insight – Muscle Oxygenation & Lactate threshold Estimation








Polar A360 ReviewFebruary 2016: Polar A360 Activity Tracker






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  • £1600 – £2300 – Detailed product review commensurate in length with the complexity of the product being reviewed, including a comparative accuracy test and with my images and syndicated through my social media eg whoop.
  • from £450 – Shortform review/look (ideal for a straightforward product like earbuds) eg Polar H10, GoMore,
  • from £400pcm (minimum commitment 1 quarter) – Ongoing ‘mentions’ (4/month) to a single client-specified series of backlinks. eg WAHOO Migration
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  • £500 per existing product review inclusion (minimum 2 products) – Inserting product mentions and links to your product into my high ranking content eg into reviews of leading sports watches. I could specifically test your PRODUCT X’s compatibility with that product and then change the review to reflect that. Eg Garmin Fenix 5, TomTom Runner 3, Polar m600, Suunto Spartan.
  • £400pcm (minimum commitment 1 quarter) – Right sidebar ad 220x140px (approx.) + single client specified backlink. Location: Underneath existing text “Thank you for your support”
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