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Month: September 2014

Garmin Forerunner 310xt – A review

Garmin Forerunner 310xt – A review

Introducing the Garmin Forerunner 310xt Firstly, you probably want to know why an average runner who only runs a couple of times a week, wants something as bulky and expensive as a Garmin Forerunner 310xt.  If you have read any of my previous posts you will know that I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to analysing data, the more data the better!  I recently spent about two months training to run a sub-25 minute 5k, my previous…

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When technology fails…

When technology fails…

Thomas Edison once said  ‘Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.’, the same could be said of my Garmin on Saturday. Initially I headed out of the door intending to do a quick 5-mile run in between other commitments, in reality, I doubled that distance.  The ‘problem’ with my run wasn’t actually in the run itself and, after a lot of thought and consideration, wasn’t really a problem at all, just a…

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