Sports Fitness equipment archive

  • VDO HC12.6 Bike Computer review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    VDO HC12.6 Bike Computer review

    By 11 August 2004

    If you have a bike, you need to have a computer on it - especially if you’re a fan of gadgets, and you probably are if you’re ferreting around on pocket-lint.co.uk. We got our dirty cycling mitts on the VDO HC12.6: I’m not sure what all the numbers...

  • Giant FCR Zero road bike review
    Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

    Giant FCR Zero road bike review

    By 25 July 2004

    Le Tour de France may be an all-male affair but the latest hybrid racing bikes with flat handlebars are a perfect fit for women. Gizmogirl took Giant's FCR Zero racing bike on a road test through the Oxfordshire countryside. When this bike arrived, I...

  • Calorie Jump skipping rope review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Calorie Jump skipping rope review

    By 10 June 2004

    Skipping can be one of the best aerobic exercises you can do. But counting the skips and then working out what that means in a calorific sense can be a pain. Likewise if you're not very good at skipping, trying to work to a training schedule when you...

  • Heatwatch stopwatch review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Heatwatch stopwatch review

    By 19 March 2004

    Picture the scene - you’re at the sports track doing a spot of training. You’ve just timed yourself over 800 metres but for some reason your time is a good couple of seconds slower than your last attempt, apart from the time on the stopwatch there...