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Brandon’s Random Blog Vlog…sure, why not!

If you liked this post...I saw someone prancercising. No, really.Unboxing: Polar RC3 GPSWhere have I been?Unboxing: Suunto Ambit2 S Graphite (HR) IronBrandon is dedicated to triathlon, running, cycling, swimming and the people who get out and do it.
by Brandon's Marathon on Jun 2, 2013

Unboxing: Polar RC3 GPS

Yesterday the gear fairy dropped a little present at Gearist HQ; the Polar RC3 GPS. Missing from Polar’s arsenal for a long while has been an all-in-one device that leaves a separate GPS pod at... IronBrandon is dedicated to triathlon, running...
by Brandon's Marathon on May 30, 2013

Train More Effectively with a Heart Rate Monitor

Today’s heart rate monitors have made it easier for athletes of all levels to get the same feedback they would get from a high-priced trainer. It’s like having a personal Continue Reading →...
by Give Me Cash on May 9, 2013

Can't Seem to Stay Away: Another Hospital Stint

For three nights I’d wake up from a dead sleep gasping for air. I’d sit up straight in attempts to get the blood moving then would be acutely aware of my heart and its beats. My heart was trying too hard. It felt tired and labored as if it were w...
by Eyes Peeled, Always on May 6, 2013

How to Properly Begin a Jogging Routine

Jogging is not only one of the best ways to burn fat and lose weight; it also makes your heart and lungs stronger. You can jog almost anywhere and just Continue Reading →...
by Give Me Cash on May 6, 2013

Marathon Training

We haven't quite decided yet which marathon we'll be running this fall, but both the Wineglass in New York and Malibu in California are 160 and 195 days out respectively, so there is plenty of time to start a training program. I've been slacking...
by Midwest Multisport Life on Apr 29, 2013

Checking Heart Rate Can Be Easier and Can be Done Anywhere

Monitors of heart rate of the early models were boxes of monitoring with electrode leads set that are cost-attached. The first wireless EKG monitor of heart rate was invented in 1977. It was an aid for training for the team of Finnish National Cross...
by Cure for Health on Mar 21, 2013

Why you should use a Heart Rate Monitor as you Exercise

If you are working to increase your fitness level, a heart rate monitor is a great aid in your exercise regime. You are using most of the muscles in your body when you exercise, and these muscles require an increased amount of oxygen as you make them...
by The Steady Hand on Mar 18, 2013

New Balance Earbuds with Heart Rate Monitor / Pedometer

Deal Price $19.99RegularPrice $99.99Get The Deal...
by Hot Deals2Buy on Mar 16, 2013

Garmin Forerunner 110 Review

The Garmin Forerunner 110 (henceforth known as the FR110) has been around since early 2010. It is the least expensive model in the Forerunner series ($179.99 w/o a HRM strap, $229.99 w/ a HRM strap) that offers both GPS and heart rate tracking (the F...
by Technically Running on Mar 15, 2013

Timex Global Trainer Speed and Distance with Heart Rate GPS Watch

Timex Global Trainer Speed and Distance with Heart Rate GPS Watch Get pace, speed, distance, and more on your wrist. With SiRFstarIII GPS technology and ANT+ compatibility, this Ironman Global Trainer GPS watch from Timex records your performance acr...
by Mr. Last Minute on Feb 28, 2013

Hack Your Fitness: Garmin Fans Rejoice! You Can Still Use Nike+.

I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, how could this be possible?  Why would Garmin allow this?  Better yet, why would Nike allow this?  Well, for all of you Nike+ users who have hundreds of miles logged on your account, but ha...
by Technically Running on Feb 13, 2013

Cheap Freestyle Men’s FS84900 Shark Classic G Digital Watch

If you skipped school nine times with Ferris, dominated Helltrack with Cru Jones and surfed the North Shore with Chandler, the stunningly retro Freestyle USA Shark Classic 80′s Sport Watch will flash you back to radical faster than Doc Brown...
by Beat Deals Stock on Feb 3, 2013

Buy Nixon Private Watch – Men’s Silver/Brown, One Size

DonAAAt underestimate the Nixon Private Watch. Its subtle no-frills look might make you think it isnAAAt very observant, but the truth is that its face is always watching you. A PU backing on the canvas band enables it to slide easily and a triple ga...
by Beat Deals Stock on Jan 31, 2013

It's a Watch! It's a Bracelet! No, it's a Heart Rate Monitor!

A few days ago, I chanced upon this quirky-looking watch while browsing through my Facebook news feed. A friend of mine posted the picture, with the caption "I want this!" Wrist candy? :) At first glance I thought this was one of those old school...
by The Rebel Sweetheart on Jan 19, 2013

CES 2013 – Activity Tracker Bonanza

If you are unfamiliar with CES (Consumer Electronics Show), I’ll start by saying that it is the world’s largest consumer technology trade-show featuring over 3000 exhibitors (and if any reader out there wants to hook us up with an invite for 2...
by Technically Running on Jan 15, 2013

Magellan GPS Switch Review

Running watches with GPR, heart rate monitors, and other bells & whistles  are one of my favorite toys. I’ve previously reviewed the Garmin 610 and the Motorola MOTOACTV. Recently introduced from Magellan GPS is the Switch and Switch UP. T...
by Minimalist Running Shoes on Jan 10, 2013

Polar USA FT40 Product Review

Polar has been leading the way in technological innovations and heart rate monitors since 1977. They attribute it to a combination of expertise in sports, physiology and electronics, along with an understanding of customer needs. Polar controls its o...
by Midwest Multisport Life on Jan 3, 2013

Help Achieve Your New Years Resolution With The Polar FT40

by Crazy About My Baybah on Dec 31, 2012

Eating Disorders – Medical Issues That Are Associated With Eating Disorders

Being a recovered teen bulimic, I thought I knew quite a bit about bulimia and more than a fair amount about eating disorders as a whole. However, I like to do more research on subjects that I’m interested in and I try to do more than my fair s...

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