Gear

Instabeat, a high-tech swim tool, review

Is this piece of swim tech, which provides visual feedback of training zones via the unit attached to your goggles, worth the £155 price tag? Jack Sexty puts it through its paces
24 January 2020 at 14:57

Bike lights: 3 of the best

If you are cycling on the roads at night you need to be seen. Here are 3 of the best bike lights
23 January 2020 at 14:00

Triathlon multisport watches: 7 of the best reviewed

Triathlon training watches analyse everything you’ve ever wanted and more. But which balances multisport usefulness and value? James Witts reviews 7 of the best multisport GPS watches
07 January 2020 at 08:00  (3)

Jaybird Vista running wireless earbuds reviewed

James Witts goes jogging with the Jaybird Vista running earbuds to see how they perform
11 December 2019 at 10:40

Women's run jackets: 4 of the best reviewed

When it’s cold and wet, a good technical run jacket can make all the difference to your run sessions. 220’s editor Helen Webster faces the elements in four of the best...
10 December 2019 at 12:00

Aftershokz Xtrainerz swim headphones

Like listening to music when you swim? James Witts puts these bone-conducting swim headphones from Aftershokz to the test
10 December 2019 at 09:32

Theragun G3 PRO review

Matt Baird reviews the Theragun G3 PRO, a percussive therapy device to help recovery
05 December 2019 at 12:02

Cold-water swim kit: 8 essential pieces to keep you warm and safe

Winter open-water swimming has a wealth of physical and mental benefits, but what kit will keep you warm? Matt Baird tests the latest much-needed kit for chilly waters
06 November 2019 at 11:47

Incus Nova - a high-tech swim tool - review

Will this high-tech swim device revolutionise your technique? Tim Heming puts it to the test
06 November 2019 at 09:49

Activbody Activ5 review

Does this on-the-go strength and conditioning device really deliver results? Jack Sexty finds out
01 November 2019 at 14:08

Garmin 945 Forerunner review

Is the latest Forerunner from Garmin the ultimate sports watch for triathletes? Jack Sexty puts the new 945 to the test
24 October 2019 at 11:33

Ali Brownlee's Kona kit

Here are four key gear and nutrition choices Brownlee will use in Hawaii.
11 October 2019 at 19:23

Swimskins: 3 of the best reviewed for triathlon

Higher temperatures equal more and more non-wetsuit swims. Bridging the gap between a tri-suit and neoprene is the swimskin. Adam Leitch tests three swimskins aiming for aquatic gains
01 October 2019 at 10:00

Swim tech: the latest swimming gadgets investigated

The pool swim training season is nearly upon us, but how can the latest swim tech help triathletes improve in the water? We investigate the latest aquatic gadgets
30 September 2019 at 14:38

Garmin releases new Venu GPS smartwatch

Garmin introduces the Venu GPS smartwatch, which has enhanced health monitoring, animated workouts and6-day battery life
05 September 2019 at 12:20

Garmin launches new fēnix 6 series, which includes a solar watch

Garmin's new multisport GPS watch series introduces larger displays, innovative performance features, longer battery life and their first solar watch
29 August 2019 at 13:02

Suunto 5 GPS watch review

Does the latest from Suunto hit the sweet spot for tri? Jack Sexty puts it to the test
07 August 2019 at 12:53

How much does bike weight influence speed?

Wondering how much bike weight affects your cycling speed, and whether lighter bikes really do go faster? Nik Cook looks at the evidence
05 August 2019 at 16:03

How fragile are carbon bikes compared to aluminium bikes?

Do you need to treat carbon fibre bikes with kid gloves because of their fragility, or are they as, or more, robust than other types? We explain all
12 June 2019 at 10:00

What is a swim parachute?

Not heard of a swim parachute? They can be a useful swim tool to help you develop your front crawl stroke. Matt Baird explains their benefits
11 June 2019 at 10:28