Garmin 935 STRYD

Garmin 935: First Run With STRYD

My Polar V800 has been having too much fun recently now that is able to natively pair with STRYD Today it was the turn of the Garmin 935 to partner with the STRYD power footpod. Will it be a gadget match made in heaven or an acrimonious split up? The setup was a tortuous process. After 2 minutes I was ready to go. 2 whole…

STRYD Polar V800 Review

STRYD : First POWER Run with the V800

I updated the V800 firmware last night (details here) with some excitement (yes I am a very sad person 😉 or, at least, easily pleased). Finally a proper run with the V800 and STRYD!!!!! TA DA !! The definition of a ‘proper’ run means that POWER data is shown properly as POWER in WATTS in a…

STRYD Footpod

Polar V800 + STRYD :: Proper Support JUST Released

Welcome news from Polar HQ. We knew that Polar were working on full V800 compatibility for STRYD last year. There’s just been an announcement that ‘proper’ support is now working for the V800. We shall have to see if that filters down the M430 as well soon. STRYD Compatibility comes with firmware v1.10.103. Use flowsync to…

STRYD Footpod

STRYD – new stuff, new app, tips and a bit of waffle.

It’s all well-and-good to use STRYD to moderate or cap your uphill efforts. The flip-side is that you have to then run faster when the downhills come. A recent firmware update (May 2017, version 1.1.2) included some of STRYD’s latest work into braking impact on downhill segments. Put another way: it’s now more accurate for the…