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Garmin 920XT – What was wrong with it anyway?

Whilst the Garmin Forerunner 910XT was the first proper triathlon watch, it was soon replaced by the originally named Garmin Forerunner 920XT. I think it’s fair to say that we see relatively large numbers of the 920XT sill adorning various triathlete’s wrists, much less so with the 910XT. Then Garmin went and made a new…

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Fast & Fun weekend

I still haven’t managed to have a meaningful ride on my 2018 bike. But I have spent several minutes gazing longingly at it hanging on one of my shed’s walls. I put on the ASSIOMAs and took some photos on Friday and then put them back onto my TT bike straight afterwards. Yes Sunday was…

Garmin Forerunner 935 STRYD

Fenix 5 PLUS – Wait? Jump with the F5?

The rumour mill strongly suggests that we are due for a hardware update to the Fenix 5 with a Fenix 5 PLUS series. Q: If you are thinking of buying a Fenix 5, should you buy NOW or wait for the PLUS version? Some Background The Fenix 5 series (5s, 5, 5s and 935) are…

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Garmin Forerunner 645 – Available Now

Garmin’s best-kept secret is available now. The Garmin Forerunner 645 is also available as an optional MUSIC version, the 645m. Opinion It looks to have everything a running watch could ever ‘need’. Some of the functionality like contactless payments and music will take a few weeks/months to properly roll out. Personally I would prefer a…

Garmin Forerunner 935 – too cheap?

I managed to get a ‘great deal’ on my second Garmin 935, with the price at the time coming in at GBP430, as shown below. That’s a low price for the UK but about the same as the US$499 current price on Amazon. But that price got me thinking (often a dangerous thing 😉 )…

Running Power Apps

It’s Here => Garmin Running Power – Is it any good?

  Garmin’s in-house team at GarminLabs have 5 new Running Power CIQ apps for your high-end Garmin Watches: 935, Fenix 5; and Chronos. What’s New? Garmin Running Power apps have just hit the slightly re-vamped ConnectIQ Store at Garmin.com. As you can see there are 5 running power apps, each covering a slightly different angle…

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Garmin Fenix 5 Flash Sale, Big Price Crash – Buy Now

These prices are the best you are likely to see for the next 6 months on the Garmin Fenix 5 – including Fenix 5S and Fenix 5X. They will NOT be cheaper on Black Friday/Cyber Monday. They will be the same price until 24December2017. HOWEVER there are limited stocks. First come. First served. Other Amazon…

Garmin Fitness – Revenues DECLINE but…

Garmin have just released 3rd quarter revenue and profits growth (Source: garmin.com) There are some interesting highlights that I’ve cut and pasted further below but here are the points that I take and make based on the financial statements: Whilst the headline of this post is true, what you are really thinking is probably “Where…

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Garmin Fenix DESCENT Preview & Specifications

Well, it’s called the Garmin DESCENT but it’s basically the FENIX in all but name. It is tested a bit more heavily and built even more robustly than the Fenix 5X.   Target Market Even at $1000, Garmin target recreational, technical and free diving. Key Dive Features Auto-activation on submersion Dive metrics: current depth, dive…

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Women’s | Top 3 | Running, Fitness & Tri Gadgets

We originally took a sneaky look at, probably unintended, gender bias in this article about the wider reporting of the suitability of the Fenix 5S to ‘various demographics’. Have a read if you don’t remember it; it probably would be classed as ‘vaguely humorous‘ by a small percentage of the population PARODY: Garmin Fenix 5…