Wahoo Tickr Fit

Wahoo’s TICKR Fit optical HRM has just hit the shops. It’s an exciting sign that Wahoo…

Perfect Disaster – The Joys of HR

This one just took the biscuit. Then crunched it up and threw it back at me.…

Polar M430 Review + Discount | Detailed | GPS & Optical Run Watch

Polar M430 Review – A  Detailed Look Polar have delivered a nice upgrade for runners and…

Fix *optical* HR and chest strap HR issues – Troubleshooting Garmin, Polar, TomTom, Suunto

What! A heart rate of 280bpm, that can’t be right can it? Oh hang on a…

Polar M430 – Announcement – Replaces the M400 with oHR

Polar have now officially announced the M430. It’s a smart running watch. It’s an evolution of…

Suunto Spartan Sport WHR – The optical HR on the wrist sports GPS watch

I’ve had the SPARTAN Sport WHR  (WHR = Wrist optical Heart Rate) for a couple of…

Suunto Spartan TRAINER – the GPS bump is back, plus optical HR in an AMBIT-shell :: FCC filing

Suunto have registered their optical HR version of the SPARTAN at the FCC. Is the bump…

Apple Has Best Optical HR – err…… no it hasn't

A bizarrely scientific, yet incomplete, study by the Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic published through the American…

Opinion New Samsung Gear Fit2

Samsung have just announced what looks like a game-changer in the fitness band market. The successor to the…

New Gadget – Today's news

  It’s worth checking your favourite websites LATE this afternoon European time. Maybe even the evening.…

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…

Polar A360 vs Garmin HRM-RUN – HR Accuracy In A Controlled Environment

I updated the A360 today with the new firmware v1.128. Even though HR improvements are not…

Optical HR Gallery – Rogues, Vagabonds and Sexy Sirens

FitbitI’ve been checking through some old posts and ‘accidentally’ put together a gallery of optical sports…

*New for 2016* Fenix 3 goes Optical with oHRM

Note: Garmin Fenix 3 Review is <HERE>. It looks likely that Garmin’s leaked newsfeed and gpspower.net shows…