Polar Reviews and News


New Polar RCX5 Triathlon, Cycling, and Running Watch


The brand new Polar RCX5 offers the first dual frequency chest strap ever, allowing the watch to pick up heart rate while swimming, and still use WIND anti-interference technology in the bike and run. This watch was just released and looks to be Polar’s biggest triathlon product release ever. The new Polar RCX5 is the […]

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Featured User Review: Polar CS500 Cycling Computer


Featured Review: Polar CS500 Cycling Computer by wassler7 Price: $319 MSRP Review Date: July 8, 2010 Overall Rating: 4 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: Dura ace 7900. 50/85mm carbon clinchers, aero flat bars, deda zero stem. Summary: Okay.. I needed a new hrm. the old S510 warhorse was showing clear signs […]

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Polar Promotion Offers Discounted Joe Friel Training Plans Exclusively at TrainingPeaks.com


Lafayette, CO, – Polar, the leader in heart rate monitoring and fitness assessment technology is offering an exclusive promotion of 50% off training plans authored by Joe Friel, founder of TrainingPeaks, expert coach and international Best Seller of books on endurance training with the purchase of select Polar units. Included with every training plan is […]

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Power Meter Software – Polar Pro Trainer


embedPlayer(1494779147,”single_title_2″,0 ,0 ,1630381436) In this latest edition of our Power Meter series, Karl Etzel from Silicon Valley Cycling Center spends some time showing us the software that comes with the various power meters. Up this time is the PPolar Pro Trainer, which comes bundled with Polar CS600 we showed off earlier in the series.

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Intro to Power Meters – Polar CS600 with Power


Alex from Silicon Valley Cycling Center continues our series of intros to power meters by giving a brief introduction, the Polar CS600 with Power and heart rate. The CS600 measure power by using the Power Output Sensor W.I.N.D. direct from the chain, unlike other models that use the crank or hub. This precision system combines […]

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