Week in Review–April 5th, 2015

The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered … Read More Here

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The Power2Max Type S Power Meter In-Depth Review

It’s been a touch over two years since my last Power2Max product review, for their now-named Classic edition.  About a year or so ago they came out with their Type-S editions, which would make for their 3rd generation unit.  I’ve … Read More Here

DCR & TRS Triathlon Team Up For Podcast World Domination

And by world domination, I mean the worldly domination of the endurance sports technology segment.  Which based on our detailed multi-pronged collaborative research study is 12 people (8 if you don’t count both our parents).  No worries, we’re going to make … Read More Here

Garmin quietly introduces automatic sleep detection to existing activity trackers

Over the last few days Garmin has enabled automatic sleep tracking on all of their sleep capable activity tracker devices.  They did so not as part of any firmware update that you have to install, but rather on their backend … Read More Here

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5 Random Things I Did This Weekend

Here’s a roundup of the weekend gone by.  Lots of fun city stuff the last few days. 1) Rented an entire boat on the Seine Back about a month ago two local friends of ours got married, but did so in … Read More Here

Week in Review–March 29th, 2015

The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered … Read More Here

5 Random Things I Did This Weekend

Here’s what we’ve been up to over the last few days here on the home front. 1) A bit of a long run Saturday afternoon I headed out for my long run.  In this case it was about 1hr and … Read More Here

Week in Review–March 22nd, 2015

The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered … Read More Here

Epson Runsense SF-810 GPS watch with optical HR: In-Depth Review

Over the last 8-9 months, Epson has introduced a number of fitness wearables into the market.  While that might seem odd for a company known primarily for printers, one need only remember that Epson is part of the Seiko Epson … Read More Here

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PowerTap announces P1 Power Meter Pedals, also PowerTap C1 chainring unit

In what may be one of the most hinted at announcements ever in the power meter world, PowerTap today is officially announcing their two newest products: The PowerTap P1 pedal based power meter, as well as the PowerTap C1 chainring … Read More Here

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5 Random Things I Did This Weekend

It’s been a busy weekend, with a lot of new devices on the plot – here’s what I was up to the last two and a half days. 1) Starting using the Garmin Vivoactive After I landed from Bahrain early … Read More Here

Heads Up: Garmin FR910XT for $249, TomTom Cardio for $219 (optical HR GPS)

Starting today, a handful of products are on a fairly big sale  – the Garmin FR910XT, TomTom Runner Cardio, and a deal with the Scosche Rhythm+.  As is usually the case, I tend not to create standalone posts on any … Read More Here

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The 2015 Paris Half-Marathon Race Report

Ok, so I’m a bit behind on posting this race report.  Which is probably appropriate given it’ll match my running of the actual race.  No worries though, unlike Snapchat, the photos here don’t expire (though regrettably aren’t likely as titillating … Read More Here

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A Bahrain Run & Swim Brickaround

The last 48 hours I’ve been in Bahrain, a tiny little island country in the Middle East that floats to the east of Saudi Arabia.  So close in fact that when I’m on work trips to Saudi, I often just … Read More Here

A Brief Update on 4iiii Precision Power Meter: Starts shipping this week

Last week at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, 4iiii was present at the show as part of a larger Alberta section within the Canadian companies pavilion.  While there, they had their Precision power meter and their pods on display.  I … Read More Here

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5 Random Things I Did This Weekend

Here’s what I was up to this past weekend, the whole of which was actually spent home in Paris. Woot! 1) Packet Pickup for the Paris Half-Marathon On Saturday morning I headed up to the Bois de Vincennes to pickup … Read More Here

Garmin Fenix3 Multisport GPS Watch In-Depth Review

The Fenix3 aims to further blend the multisport watch realm (previously dominated by the Garmin Forerunner series), with the outdoor watches (such as the Fenix1 & Fenix2, as well as outdoor handhelds).  To that end the Fenix3 is effectively a … Read More Here

Pebble announces powered Smartstrap extensibility support for Pebble Time

It’s only been a week since Pebble’s last announcement, the new Pebble Time. That watch blasted through nearly $11M in Kickstarter sales through the end of the first weekend.  Now, Pebble has made another announcement while at MWC in Barcelona … Read More Here

Suunto announces new Ambit3 Run, colored HR straps, workout creator and more

Suunto has announced their latest watch onto the market, the Ambit3 Run.  This watch follows in the footsteps of the Ambit2/2S/2R variants whereby Suunto takes an existing watch and then produces a variant of it specifically focused on the running … Read More Here

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5 (Very) Random Things I Did This Weekend

In the last 10 days I’ve been in 6 countries (Turkey, South Africa, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain).  In fact, I’ve done one unique country 4 out of the last 5 days.  Given those stats, I can assure you this … Read More Here

Week in Review–March 1st, 2015

The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered … Read More Here

DCR Behind the Cave: The CLUG bike mount system

Since I unveiled The DCR Cave a few months ago, I’ve continued to get a number of questions on one particular item that has no electronics at all in it: The CLUG.  It’s the tiny little blocks that are holding … Read More Here

Fitbit Charge and Charge HR In-Depth Review

It’s been a few months now since Fitbit announced and then subsequently released their Fitbit Charge and Charge HR units.  At the same time, they announced the Fitbit Surge GPS (which I’ve already reviewed here).  For this post though, we’ll … Read More Here

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5 Random Things I Did This Weekend

Wow, this has definitely been a whirlwind weekend.  Yet somehow, it didn’t feel all that busy.  Almost even sorta relaxing.  Go figure. 1) Flew home From South Africa This one is pretty self-explanatory, and I touched on it Saturday in … Read More Here

Week in Review–February 22nd, 2015

The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered … Read More Here