As a runner, I mostly want to track 3 things: time, pace, and distance. I've used quite a few watches and gadgets, but below I take a look at the best running watches under $100. Of course other things like calories burned, Strava score, heart rate, stride distance, etc. are nice to haves. And depending on your training needs, may or may not be necessary. I tend to go through cycles, where I’m training for something specific (half marathon, triathalon) versus times when I’m just exercising … [Read more...] about 10 Best Running Watches Under $100
The Timex Men’s T5E231 is a digital multi-function sports watch for serious male athletes. Timing features designed for sport training include a 100-lap memory recall, 100-hour chronograph with a split or lap option, 199 lap counter, 24-hour interval times, and instant recall of split or lap times. Users store their workouts by date in the training log, which captures best and average laps, and total segment time. An integrated total run format-synchro timer captures total activity time. To … [Read more...] about Timex Men’s T5E231 Ironman 100-Lap Watch
The question of what’s the best watch for runners is not a very easy one to answer. First of all anytime anyone always brings up the word “best” that brings in issue of differing tastes and differing opinions. What one runner is looking for in a watch might not be the same thing that another runner is looking for in their watch. However, in general there are certain traits that many runners look for in a watch, and based on those traits you can at least get a decent idea of what some of the … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Watch for Runners?
If you have a runner or athlete on your shopping list regardless of the season—especially one that loves gadgets—then a running watch is certainly something you should consider. Of course if you're looking for the best GPS watch for yourself, then welcome and read on. Friends, family members, and fellow athletes often ask me what my recommendation would be for best GPS running watch's. As with all my answers on recommendations and from personal experience, it mostly depends on what you … [Read more...] about The Best GPS Running Watch’s
Timex has been producing quality running watches since the 1980’s. During the 1984 Olympics, Timex first introduced the Triathlon watch and almost half a million of them were sold that one year. It was a revolutionary watch that was water resistant to an amazing 50 meters, kept track of eight laps and had a state of the art stopwatch. The story of Timex is one of continued success. Just as interest seems to wane, Timex has had the ability to turn heads with features like Indiglo lighting and … [Read more...] about Timex Running Watches