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Polar info?

Do any of you have anything on the new Polar v800 replacement? Polar are very tight lipped but I’d have expected something by now, we still don’t even seem to know the product name aside from guessing v830! Post a

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Polar OH1

Polar will soon be releasing an optical HR band called the OH1. Hopefully this will align with the v800 replacement (v830?). This is a 6LED sensor in an arm band which will be an alternative for those who don’t like

Posted in Cycling, Multisport, Polar, Running

Monthly Roundup – July 2017 (Now with TomTom!)

Now a regular feature, here’s the round-up of recommendations so everything is in one place, and so we have a nice record of speculations updated for July 2017… I was waiting for the Edge1030 info to arrive but I think

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Suunto, Swimming, TomTom

SALES in the UK

Today is Amazon Prime day in the UK and certain other countries. There are a ton of offers to sift through and many sports devices included, some of these deals are pretty good too. Also, possibly as a result, today

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Suunto, Swimming

Monthly Roundup – July 2017

Now a regular feature, here’s the round-up of recommendations so everything is in one place, and so we have a nice record of speculations updated for July 2017… I was waiting for the Edge1030 info to arrive but I think

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Suunto, Swimming

Weird Polar v800 Stats – my conclusions

Sometimes I look at the page stats of the site and find something interesting. Recently I noticed that you were all obsessed with a new Forerunner 245 (FR245) although that seems to be dying down a little now (looks like

Posted in Multisport, Polar, Running

Polar something coming?

I’m partially guessing but Polar appear to have hosted some press in Madeira this week judging by their feeds, and some comments from well known bloggers. I can’t see anything in the FCC or trademarks, or even any rumours yet.

Posted in Cycling, Multisport, Polar, Running, Swimming

Garmin Fenix 5!

UPDATE – Screenshots added from another site. Sorry I don’t really have time to investigate right now but take a look at this link in the mean time. I can’t see it being true myself but I’ve been wrong before.

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Running, Swimming, Uncategorized

Suunto Spartan Trainer

Sorry everyone, I’m late to the party on this one. I do have a real job 🙂 Thanks to The5kRunner for posting this first, although it seems he was late too! Suunto have registered a new device with the FCC,

Posted in Cycling, Multisport, Running, Suunto, Swimming

Polar v800.next news

It’s looking ever more likely that a new high end watch will arrive soon from Polar. Although nothing is on FCC right now there are some hints. Firstly, it’s been way too long since v800 was released. It’s a great

Posted in Cycling, Multisport, Polar, Running, Swimming