WATCH REVIEW: Polar Vantage V

January 8th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

After five years without a major upgrade to Polar’s GPS watch product line, the new Vantage V and M bring some notable features


Apple Watch Series 4: What’s new for runners

September 14th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

For those who use their Apple Watch as a fitness tool, the Series 4 has considered your needs


First look: Garmin Forerunner 645 Music

March 21st, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Electronics | 2 Comments »

Sleek and compact design in the first Garmin advanced sports watch to feature music


Gear of the year: The Garmin Forerunner 230/235

December 20th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear, Running Gear | No Comments »

This GPS watch came out about a year ago. At the end of 2016, we have tested it thoroughly and feel that it is the best.


Apple unveils Apple Watch with GPS, targeting serious runners

September 7th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Did the tech giant just release a Garmin killer?


The Apple Watch: Is it right for runners?

December 10th, 2015 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Electronics, Running Gear | No Comments »

After eight months on the market and the evolution of some key fitness apps, is Apple Watch ready to be the go-to running watch? The Apple Watch brings to the mainstream what running watch […]


First look: TomTom Spark, the GPS watch that plays music

October 28th, 2015 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Electronics, Running Gear | 4 Comments »

TomTom’s newest GPS fitness watch, the Spark, is hitting Canadian stores this November The Dutch navigation company has rolled out its fourth generation running-oriented timepiece and it comes with significant upgrades from the Cardio, […]


Garmin launches new smartwatches

January 7th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Electronics, Running Gear | No Comments »

On Monday Garmin launched three new smartwatches –the Fenix 3, Epix and Vivoactive. These are sure to be among the most popular new wearables on the market. The Fenix 3 The Fenix 3 is […]


Adidas running watch wins design award

March 25th, 2014 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Electronics, Running Gear | No Comments »

We weren’t the only ones that were impressed by the Adidas MiCoach Smart Run. The fully-featured running watch won a Red Dot “best of the best” design award in Essen. Germany. The product was […]


In depth review: Adidas MiCoach Smart Run

February 21st, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Electronics, Equipment, Running Gear | 5 Comments »

The Adidas MiCoach Smart Run training watch is an example of where wearable technology is going, and it does it pretty well. We first had the chance to take the MiCoach for test in […]


Review: Suunto Ambit 2S

February 9th, 2014 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Electronics, Running Gear | 1 Comment »

The Ambit 2S is Suunto’s newest GPS offering. It’s a subtle variation on its sibling, the Ambit 2. The 2S is more focused on endurance sports, doing away with needless features for runners, such […]