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 I do in exercise. Not because I like collecting things but rather to get a more holistic view of the Training Load (TL) of my triathlon efforts. With a better view of my training load I could, for example,…

Fitbit Alta

New Fitbit ALTA – jerked me out of my slumber

http://mms.businesswire.com/media/20160203005412/en/507475/4/Alta-Lineup.jpg I almost couldn’t work up the enthusiasm to write about this. At least Garmin’s recent Vivosmart HR introduced a bit of newish tech (optical HR). The Fitbit ALTA is re-dressed old tech. However it looks OK and that was my criticism of the Garmin. The ALTA has slightly better phoney-connect stuff and you can…

The Activity Tracker That I Bought

I confess to not OWNING an activity tracker myself. I get some sent on loan from vendors that I return. I don’t really need/want one and my gadget cupboard is full. I do have quite a few sports watches and some of them have activity tracking functionality in them (which I don’t use). I confess to…