Monthly Archives: May 2006

Apple & Nike Team Up with iPod Running System

Apple announced yesterday that they have teamed up with Nike to produce an integrated iPod/Nike shoe running system. The system consists of a tiny accelerometer that fits into a pocket in the sole of certain Nike shoes and a receiver … Continue reading

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Latest JBST Podcast Available

Joe Beer’s second installment of his SMARTcast podcast is now available, covering topics such as intervals, fuel advice and insider news. Download a copy from here, or subscribe to it in the iTunes Music Store.

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First Edition of JBST Training Tips PodCast

Joe Beer has the first edition of his podcast, SMARTcast, on his site (http://www.jbst.com). This edition covers tips about getting your training in zones at the right proportions, Insider News, Nutrition Tip on Glycaemic Index. The main feature is a … Continue reading

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Converting iSMARTtrain HRM Files to Windows

Some of our users use one of the many on-line training resources, such as Training Peaks (http://www.trainingpeaks.com), or send data to their coaches for analysing of their training. These generally work by sending Polar format .hrm files of their session … Continue reading

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Editing Data

Quite often, you’ll find there’s a spike in your downloaded data where your HR jumps to up 220 or down to zero. Usually, this is caused by interference from power lines or from passing cars. The data can be edited … Continue reading

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