GPS

Suunto Ambit2 S Review

Thanks to a very generous offer from The Watch Company, I’ve been testing out the Suunto Ambit2 S for the past month or so. Over the years I’ve owned several Garmin GPS watches, but recently the eye-catching looks of the Suunto range have had me thinking it could be time for a change. The model […]


Garmin Forerunner 405 Custom Workout

Lots of talk over at dailymile.com right now about the Garmin Virtual Partner and Garmin Custom/Advanced Workouts (partly my fault for keep mentioning it I suppose….) Hence tonight’s workout of the Garmin Custom variety: To set up one of these workouts, you’ll need to open up your Garmin Training Center software and add the various […]


Virtual Partner Nine Miler

Set the Garmin Virtual Guy to run 9 miles at 7:27 pace and ended up with a really enjoyable “easy” run to take me to 60 miles for the week for the first time since early March. Honestly, it took a lot of self control to hold back and run 7:27s, but the slower pace […]


End Of The Road For Garmin Forerunner 305?

Spent some time last night updating various software versions for my Garmin Forerunner 305. Yesterday I thought I’d failed to charged my Garmin 305 correctly and therefore didn’t/couldn’t use it on my 15 mile long run. Today, despite being on charge for almost 24 hours, the same thing happened and the screen went blank as […]


Did You Get Your Garmin Forerunner 405 Yet?

I posted back in January that Garmin were releasing an updated Forerunner model for all us geeky runners. Well, six months later and the all new Forerunner 405 is now widely available. Today Runner’s World have just reviewed the 405 as a comparison to the bulkier 305, which is the model I currently own and […]