Introducing the Forerunner® 630 Measure what matters with the most advanced GPS running watch


Garmin is excited to announce the newest and most cutting-edge GPS running watch – the Forerunner 630. A touchscreen running watch with more running dynamics including physiological measurements1 so runners can be more aware of their bodies before, during and after a run. Runners can stay connected and motivated throughout and in-between workouts with smart notifications, music controls and audio ...

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Grand Launch of Freewheel Cycology


For loyal customers and new clients of one of Cape Town’s most popular bicycle shops, Freewheel Cycology, the wait is over. On the 11th of November 2015 Freewheel Cycology hosted their grand launch as a Specialized Concept Store, on their premises at 317 Main Road, Kenilworth. After six months of expansion, construction and shopfitting, adding to the usual hustle and ...

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TYR Hurricane wetsuit review


Wetsuits… While non-swimmers love them, swimmers would rather go without them. They mess with our body position and “feel for the water.” Needless to say that we’re generally not fans. We don’t cling to them like pacifiers or weep when a non-wetsuit swim is announced. Nope. We actually rejoice. So it takes a pretty special wetsuit to get approval from ...

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Garmin Vector 2 Power Pedals. Installation done in 15 minutes flat. 


  The Garmin Vector 2 power pedals are packaged as stylish as a priceless samurai sword. Even in the box it is a thing of beauty. Rather than installing it myself, I opted for the professional treatment. For reviewing purposes I wanted to avoid schoolboy errors during installation. Freewheel Cycology, experts at installing Vector 2 pedals, was the go-to bike shop. ...

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Specialized bicycle up for grabs at Origin Of Trails

Specialized Rhyme  FSR Comp 6Fattie

Stellenbosch – Mountain bikers taking part in the Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails at the end of November are in for a treat, with Specialized Bicycles announcing that they’ll be giving away a 2016 Specialized 6 Fattie at this much anticipated event. According to Bianca Grobbelaar, Marketing Manager of Specialized Bicycles Africa, both Origin Of Trails and Specialized have mutual ambitions ...

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Fact# 20. The Fenix 3 and the Swim Heart Rate Monitor rocks!


Being able to log your swim heart is a great advantage for swimmers and triathletes. The latest Garmin technology has now made that possible. Today I had the privilege of using the swim heart rate monitor for the first time in the pool. It tells an interesting story. There are 2 straps, and to clarify the difference, herewith an extract ...

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Garmin partners with Pedal Power Association to promote a safer riding environment for cyclists

garmin radar

Many cyclists are injured in vehicle crashes every year, and of these incidents around 40% occur when a cyclist is hit from behind. So when Garmin launched the first-of-its-kind radar system for bikes, known as Varia rear-view bike radar and Varia smart bike lights, the partnership with a like-minded organization was inevitable. PPA is a Public Benefit Organisation committed to ...

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