Gear

  • Garmin Forerunner 310XT Review

    22nd October 2010

    This new watch from Garmin certainly looks the part, but does it perform as well as its competitors? £319.99 Buy It Here While most of us have been quite happily stuffing our Garmin under our swim hat for GPS-measured open-water…

  • Bontrager Air Rush Road Pump Review

    21st October 2010

    This superb value pump from Bontrager scooped an award in issue 19 of Triathlon Plus. So what makes it so good? £22.99 www.bontrager.com This Bontrager inflator delivers a neat double whammy. The conventional low volume, but high-pressure compatible 68g mini…

  • First Look – Timex Ironman Global Trainer Watch

    15th October 2010

    With Ironman fever still gripping us all after Kona last weekend, we take a quick look at the very latest offering from Timex. Is it worthy of your cash? £249.99 (without HR belt) www.timexironman.com This new GPS watch from Timex…

  • Kona Bike Count – Cervélo And Profile Design Top The Charts

    13th October 2010

    The results of this year’s Kona Bike Count are beginning to filter through, starting with the bikes and aero bars. The annual Bike Count logs all the equipment used by competitors at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. The outcome…

  • Chamois Butt’r Euro Style Review

    12th October 2010

    This shorts cream from Chamois Butt’r is one of the best on the market, and your rear-end will thank you for it. £12.99 Shorts creams can make a massive difference to your bum comfort and this tubful is one of…

  • Specialized Shiv TT Bike – Increased Availability

    9th October 2010

    Supplies of Specialized’s flagship TT bike the Shiv are set to increase this autumn, after an initial run of only 10 bikes were brought into the UK to coincide with July’s Tour de France. All 10 were snapped up on…

  • New FSA TT Groupset Unveiled

    8th October 2010

    Bike component manufacturers FSA have launched a new Vision Metron groupset for TT/triathlon bikes. FSA’s gradual move into the world of groupsets took a step further at London’s Cycle Show, with their Vision Metron TT components unveiled on Willier’s Lampre…

  • SDG Formula TT Saddle Review

    5th October 2010

    This saddle and seat post from SDG is more adjustable than most of its rivals and scored well with our reviewers. Saddle: £89.95 I-Beam Micro Carbon Seat Post: £89.95 www.silverfish-uk.com The Formula TT I-Beam stands out from the tri-saddle crowd…

  • Nike Lunar Eclipse + Running Shoes Review

    3rd October 2010

    We review the Nike Lunar Eclipse + Running Shoes. £90 www.nikerunning.com Taking the Lunar Glide – Nike’s bestselling shoe – as a starting point, the Eclipse is an interesting proposition. The shoe was developed by asking runners what they want,…

  • Ceepo Grace First Ride Bike Review

    1st October 2010

    We put the women’s-specific Ceepo Grace tri bike through its paces in our First Ride review First Ride Ceepo have added a women’s tri bike to their range. The Grace has a striking flowery pink design, plus ‘Iron Girl’ emblazoned…