The other day I was talking to Steve about my daily gym workout. Even though I run and work out, I don’t feel like I fit in with the “in” workout crowd at the gym. You know who I’m talking about. They’re the people that fly by you on the trail, making you look like [Read More…]
The Garmin Vivofit is now shipping in five colors; Blue, black, purple, teal and slate. You can get it with or without a heart rate monitor. The Vivofit measures steps taken, total distance, calories burned, and how long you’ve slept. It monitors your activity and tells you when it’s time to get up and move around. You can personalize your daily goals, or have Vivofit learn your daily routine and decide a new daily goal based on history.
Finis has introduced the Neptune MP3 player, the successor of the SwiMP3 play. Check out the press release: FINIS Announces the New Neptune MP3 Player; Underwater Audio Player that Uses Bone Conduction Technology FINIS Neptune provides the highest quality sound in the water without the use of earbuds. Livermore, CA – (May 21, 2013) FINIS, a world [Read More…]
If you are just starting an exercise program, or are a longtime fitness nut who wants to know if they are improving, having a way to determine fitness improvement has always been tough. Many people who are want to shed a few pounds use weight to determine fitness progression. Other people use distance and time [Read More…]
We are in the middle of a series on Heart Rate Monitor Straps – Which One To Choose? Today we are continuing on our journey to discover and review the latest heart rate monitor straps. Today we review the Scosche Rhythm Armband heart rate monitor. The main difference between this heart rate monitor is that it [Read More…]
All of us here are gearing up for the Flying Pig Marathon coming up on May 5th. We have 5 in the family running it, and dozen of friends going along for the ride. The training has been good for some of us, and not so good for others. I don’t know about you, but [Read More…]
All of you swimmers out there – here is a product you might be interested in. Have you ever wanted to be able to measure heart rate while swimming? If so, this new product might be of interest to you. It’s called the Instabeat. The Instabeat is a waterproof heads-up display that attaches to your swim goggles. [Read More…]