Sports Fitness archive

  • APP OF THE DAY: Ski School Beginners review (iPhone)
    Sports Fitness

    APP OF THE DAY: Ski School Beginners review (iPhone)

    By 1 February 2011

    With the skiing season in full swing, you’re probably looking forward to your first trip to the slopes. Our advice would always be to have lessons if you want to get the best out of your time on the slopes as a beginner. But you’re undoubtedly wondering...

  • Small Foot snow shoes for Big-Foot grip
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    Small Foot snow shoes for Big-Foot grip

    By 1 February 2011

    We at Pocket-lint love snow. Heck, why else would we be throwing a week-long celebration of the white-stuff if we weren't truly enamoured by it. But, even despite our adulation for the frosty precipitation, we're practical enough to realise that snow...

  • Zeal Optics Transcend GPS review
    Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

    Zeal Optics Transcend GPS review

    By 31 January 2011

    The Zeal Optics Transcend GPS combine Zeal’s experience in optics with Recon Instruments’ direct-to-eye information system to give you a pair of goggles that will feed you real-time information, such as your speed, distance and temperature as you...

  • Casio Pro Trek PRW-5000T: time to explore
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    Casio Pro Trek PRW-5000T: time to explore

    By 31 January 2011

    The Casio Pro Trek line of watches offers outdoor lovers the sort of looks that could set you back much more. The Pro Trek doesn’t scrimp on features however, as its onboard sensors will give you access to a range of data to guide you in your outdoor...

  • Offroad's snow problem with Fortune Hanebrink electric bike
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    Offroad's snow problem with Fortune Hanebrink electric bike

    By 31 January 2011

    Officially called the Fortune Hanebrink Electric All-Terrian Vehicle, this super fat-wheeled electric bike sees its origins in the "Ice Bike", which was designed as an alternative to skis to transport equipment across the Antarctic. Fast-forward 10 years...

  • Welcome to Snow Week
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    Welcome to Snow Week

    By 31 January 2011

    Welcome to Snow Week, where here at Pocket-lint we’ve all gone a bit snowy. That’s right, with the ski and board season well under way, and many choosing to hit the slopes over the course of the next couple of weeks, we plan to spend the next 5 days...

  • CES 2011 news catchup: Motorola Xoom and LG Optimus Black
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    CES 2011 news catchup: Motorola Xoom and LG Optimus Black

    By 7 January 2011

    If you're looking for all the top stories from CES 2011 in Las Vegas then look no further as Pocket-lint has brought together all the big news from the previous day. As ever Pocket-lint has been right in the thick of it at CES to bring you all the latest...

  • CES 2011 news catchup: SE Xperia Arc hands on and CES tablet launches so far
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    CES 2011 news catchup: SE Xperia Arc hands on and CES tablet launches so far

    By 6 January 2011

    If you're looking for all the top stories from CES 2011 in Las Vegas then look no firther as Pocket-lint has brought together all the big news from the previous day. We've got some great hands-on action of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc smartphone with...

  • TomTom fit for Nike+ SportWatch GPS
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    TomTom fit for Nike+ SportWatch GPS

    By 6 January 2011

    Adding to the line-up of Nike+ options comes the new SportWatch GPS. Using the same shoe sensor as previous Nike+ systems, the new offering gives you a GPS watch to keep track of where you’ve been or where you’ve gone. It offers you the usual range...

  • CES 2011 news catchup: Asus launches host of tablets, Sony Ericsson phone leaked and more
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    CES 2011 news catchup: Asus launches host of tablets, Sony Ericsson phone leaked and more

    By 5 January 2011

    The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has begun and launches are beginning to burst forth from its depths at a frightening pace. So for a quick and easy way to get your CES news fix you're in exactly the right place. Pocket-lint has compiled a list of links...

  • POV your fatal drops with Liquid Image Impact Series
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    POV your fatal drops with Liquid Image Impact Series

    By 5 January 2011

    If you’ve ever wanted to video yourself MX, BMX or just getting some downhill action, then Liquid Image is coming to the rescue. Introducing the model 367 to their line-up of action cam goggles, Liquid Image also offers solutions for divers and skiers...

  • CES 2011: The latest news, previews, photos, and more
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    CES 2011: The latest news, previews, photos, and more

    By 2 January 2011

    The world's biggest tech show is about to start in Las Vegas and Pocket-lint will be there live, covering all the news as it happens so you know what's what. CES in Las Vegas sees a whopping 2500 exhibitors from 140 countries trying to lure us with their...

  • Garmin Approach S1 GPS golf watch hands-on
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    Garmin Approach S1 GPS golf watch hands-on

    By 29 December 2010

    Did you watch the European golfers take on and tame the Americans at Celtic Manor in October and rush out to buy yourself a set of clubs, thinking that golf-malarkey couldn't be all that hard? Did you crash back down to earth (or rather, a bunker) when...

  • Merry Christmas from Pocket-lint 2010
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    Merry Christmas from Pocket-lint 2010

    By 25 December 2010

    Merry Christmas from all of us here at Pocket-lint and thank you for visiting Pocket-lint in 2010 - it's been an amazingly busy year for gadgets. Hopefully Santa has brought you all the gadgets and gizmos you wanted and if he didn't, don’t worry they’ll...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 winners
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    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 winners

    By 8 December 2010

    A year in the making, we are proud to announce the winners of the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010. What were the hottest products of 2010, what won what, and who beat who. Read on to find out. If you’re reading this, thank you, you haven’t skimmed...

  • i-dration smart drinks bottle keeps you hydrated
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    i-dration smart drinks bottle keeps you hydrated

    By 7 December 2010

    We're not sure if this is the most unnecessary gadget that we've ever come across, or a piece of genius kit. Whatever it is though, it's definitely absolutely bonkers, and also rather cool. The i-dration drinks bottle is a "clever" water container that...

  • England's World Cup 2018 bid: The venues
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    England's World Cup 2018 bid: The venues

    By 1 December 2010

    Here at Pocket-lint, we love a bit of footie which is why we're firmly backing England's bid to host the 2018 World Cup. Russia is also in the running, along with joint bids from Holland and Belgium, and a rather more convincing one from Spain and Portugal....

  • Voting for Pocket-lint Gadget Awards closes soon
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    Voting for Pocket-lint Gadget Awards closes soon

    By 30 November 2010

    Voting for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards has nearly come to an end, as you now only have until the 1 December (tomorrow) to cast your vote. So if you haven't already, head on over to the voting page and tell us what products you believe should win....

  • VIDEO: Celebrity trio puts EA Sports Active 2 to the test
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    VIDEO: Celebrity trio puts EA Sports Active 2 to the test

    By 19 November 2010

    As EA Sports Active 2 hits shop shelves around the UK, a video has been released which shows Ben Shephard, Melinda Messenger and Victoria Pendleton putting the game through its paces. The game, which is available on the Nintendo Wii, the Sony PS3, and...

  • Twilight Tracer golf ball keeps you on course for par
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    Twilight Tracer golf ball keeps you on course for par

    By 18 November 2010

    Winter golf isn't much fun, let's be honest. Sure, green-fees are cheaper but it's too cold, it's too wet and it gets dark too quickly. And although you can get you thermals and your waterproofs out to combat the first two problems, you can't do diddly-squat...

  • Movember: The brains behind the Braun
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    Movember: The brains behind the Braun

    By 17 November 2010

    We're just past mid-point of the annual sponsored facial fuzz-a-thon Movember, and all those who are taking part are now no doubt scritching and a-scratching and dreaming of the moment they can whip the hairy caterpillars off their faces. So, there's...

  • Your Shape Fitness Evolved   review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Your Shape Fitness Evolved review

    By 15 November 2010

    Let’s set one thing straight from the beginning. Your Shape Fitness Evolved is not a game. Your Shape fires up a white medical-looking interface and you’re standing there looking back at yourself, not a picture of yourself mind you, but a moving shifting...

  • Victoria Pendleton takes us for a spin through EA Sports Active 2
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    Victoria Pendleton takes us for a spin through EA Sports Active 2

    By 11 November 2010

    What do you get if you cross an Olympic Gold cycling medallist with the latest sports flavoured video game from EA? EA Sports Active 2 for the Wii, the PS3, and Kinect, it turns out. We sat down with Victoria Pendleton to find out what the game is like...

  • Kinect Sports  review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Kinect Sports review

    By 10 November 2010

    Kinect for Xbox 360 is all about getting you to jump up and down in your living room, and there is no better way of doing that than with Kinect Sports. The best way to look at Kinect Sports is to think of it as the Kinect’s Wii Sports. As the name...

  • Voting goes live for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards
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    Voting goes live for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards

    By 10 November 2010

    Voting for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards has now gone live, giving you the chance to say which gadgets you think should be crowned top for 2010. As you will see over on the voting page, each of the 10 categories has five products that have been...