Peloton & Zwift Announcements

Watopia will still continue as before but today heralds the dawn of a new cycling world...Makuri

Zwift Duathlon – Starts soon

On 17th February this year, Zwift starts their Duathlon race series.

STRAVA culls all your Zwift segments

STRAVA got out the easer of doom and let rip on Watopia. Gunk was removed and…

Wahoo adds Kickr Direct Connect

Wahoo Fitness announces Kickr Direct Connect. As the name suggests you can now connect your Kickr…

Your gym will never re-open

New figures suggest that we aren't going to return to the gyms in anywhere near the…

Apple Fitness + | Critical Opinion | Review

Jezz it's expensive for an unfinished fitness subscription service. It does have some good points and…

Garmin Forerunner 955 / 945LTE /PRO – new features – likely & unlikely ones, discussion, speculation

Garmin Forerunner 955/955LTE – What features will we see? This is a significant revision of content…

NPE Runn | 20% New Year Discount

Special offer right now 21% off with the code THE5KRUNNER.

Zwift is $450m richer

Zwift has just secured an additional round of funding to the value of a cool US$450

wattbike gets £11.5m – committed to Zwift

Wattbike has secured £11.5m of new funding and commits to its 3 bike products, app and…

Zwift Pace Bots | Pace Partners

Zwift to introduce pacers Zwift are currently testing the PACE PARTNERS feature in their FutureWorks lab.…

OPINION: Wahoo KICKR v5 | KICKR20 | Best Yet, Most Accurate Ever

Wahoo KICKR v5 – Most Accurate Ever Wahoo has just announced the fifth iteration of its…

Friday Roundup – YouTube, Fitbit, 945/Fenix and more

Friday Roundup Here’s a roundup of some of the things I found interesting this week  …

Garmin Edge 1030 Plus Accuracy

Garmin Edge 1030 Plus is surprisingly good for its GPS accuracy.

STRAVA *Free* – Fit for purpose in 2021?

What will stop you giving STRAVA your data?

STRAVA Live Segments – Hammerhead Karoo vs Garmin vs Polar vs Wahoo vs Polar vs Sigma

Strava Live Segments - New to the Hammerhead Karoo, comparisons to Polar Grit X and Wahoo…

Zwift redundancies

Check out this report from dcrainmaker as Zwift is laying off some staff. Apparently, this has…

STRAVA Adds (Back) Chronological Feed

STRAVA has just rolled out a new feature. It's so new that even my Summit Accounts…

new features for Wahoo and Wear OS? Speculation

User surveys suggest new features are inbound from Wahoo and for Google's Wear OS

Casio G-SHOCK GBD-H1000 Specs, Opinion

The G-Shock GBD-H1000 comes packed with all the onboard sensors plus solar charging

NPE Runn 50% Off Discount on second treadmill sensor

Special offer right now 50% off a second device this coming weekend AND another 10% off…

Humon Hex * Closes *

Humon today announced that they are closing their doors – I’ll cover the impact on HEX…

STRAVA | 3 Billion Uploads

STRAVA hit 3bn workout uploads and 50m registered users. The only way is up for cyclists'…

Garmin Advanced Swim Features | new to 945 & Fenix 6 Series

Garmin beef up their top-end Fenix 6 & Forerunner 945 models with some great new swim…

Shimano buys Pioneer Cycle Sports

Pioneer Announces Transfer of Cycle Sports Business Shimano is potentially back in the bike head unit…

Garmin Widget Glances on the 945 and beyond

Garmin Widget Glances have just made their way to your Forerunner 945. We take a detailed…

NPE Runn Review & Discount | Zwift Treadmill Sensor + Garmin

NPE Runn Review - the pros, cons & details of everything Zwift & Treadmill related

Garmin Virtual Run – First Run – on Zwift Through to STRAVA

Garmin Virtual Run - My First Run on Zwift on Teanu and sending the stats through…

STRAVA and their privacy policy

STRAVA has today very clearly confirmed its privacy policy. Whilst I take a swipe at STRAVA…

new MioPOD Announced

MIO recently trailed a new announcement (here) and today it’s properly official: mioPOD The new mioPOD…

TdF 2020 Route | Tour de France Route

Tour de France 2020   Next year’s TdF is a sneaky all-France affair with no detours…

Whoop & Alcohol | Whoop & Broadcasting HR

Here are two related stories based on Whoop, knowing my readership I’m hoping that at least…

October 2019: Sports Watch Update: All new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumors + replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

V2.198 – 29 Oct 2019 This post is continuously updated and normally replaced monthly. It gives…

2020-22 Speculation | Shimano Dura-Ace R9200p | Wireless Di2

Shimano is due for an upgrade to 12 speed groupsets on the road. Will that come…

Zwift // UCI – World Champs set for 2020

It had to happen. The UCI seem to have sanctioned a ZWIFT eSports World Championship for…

STRAVA – Top Stops (Halts) – Planned New Feature, Possibly

It looks like a new feature has been planned at STRAVA for quite some time, it’s…

STRAVA App – removes BLE sensor support

Now, THIS NEWS is going to annoy some people BIG TIME. For the rest of us,…

Mio POD: Mio are back….with the Mio POD

Mio Pod It looks like one of the first optical HR companies is back with a…

FIT File Privacy – How PRIVATE Is Your Personal Data?

You’ve got your STRAVA account and you’ve set up the HOME ZONE so no-one can find…

Garmin Vivoactive 4 Specifications | VA4s Venu | VA4 VA3M Comparison

Garmin Vivoactive 4 Specifications | VA4, VA4s, Venu | VA3M Comparison