WHOOP Strap 2.0

Detailed Review : WHOOP – an athlete recovery monitor/advisor and HRV-enabled oHRM for the wrist.

WHOOP is a potentially super-clever piece of performance/training optimising kit for serious-to-pro athletes covering most sports, including triathlon & team sports. In simple hardware/software terms it’s ‘just’ a wrist-based heart rate monitor and an online/smartphone app. BUT It offers a holistic HRV-based view of your ‘recovery‘ coupled with a view of your daily HR ‘strain’. Specifically, strain &…

Polar M200 Review

Polar M200 REVIEW – GPS, Optical HR Running Watch. Entry Level AND Quality.

Polar’s latest M200 running watch is priced as a budget model yet it has some advanced components on board that make it worthy of consideration for many levels of runner. It generally ticks the boxes with: GPS accuracy; personalised training plans for most levels of runner; and an inbuilt optical heart rate monitor for the wrist. It…