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Getting into the Zone with my best gym buddy

Advantages: monitors calories burned as well as heart rate
Disadvantages: expensive!

I’m going to let you in on a fitness secret that you won’t find on any of the motivational posters down at the gym… working out, as a means of pursuing a weight loss goal, is BORING AS HELL. If you’re in training for your next tri ...

Cazz 10.08.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Polar M21/M51 Heart Rate Monitors

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Beats gripping the handlebars

Advantages: See how you're doing with a reliable, neat piece of kit
Disadvantages: Sometimes gets confused, fiddly to start with

OK, forgive the pun, but let's get straight to the heart of the matter... For as long as I'd known they existed I'd been convinced that heart rate monitors were the preserve of the super-fit. Athletes would find them useful, sure. Or maybe seriously ov ...

mcooper 04.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Polar M21/M51 Heart Rate Monitors

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Take It To Heart...

Advantages: Great motivational tool, Easy to Use, Many functions, Comfortable to wear, Reputable brand, Long lasting
Disadvantages: Cost of initial outlay

Polar are a leading manufacturer of heart rate monitors, suitable for all types of exerciser - from the occasional to the athlete. Why Would You Want a Heart Rate Monitor? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ If you asked me a few months ago I might have ...

angeelu 04.01.2003 · Read full review
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The perfect heart rate monitor

Advantages: the best way to train for a marathon
Disadvantages: it is expensive

The Polar M52 is one of the expensive heart rate monitor. In Germany you have to pay 299,- German Marks( 150 Dollar). This price will frighten a lot people to buy this product. But this price also say's for whom this Polar M52 is good. For somebody wh ...

Icebeer 01.08.2001 · Read full review
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Heart Throb in the Gym

Advantages: Price, compatibility, size, style
Disadvantages: no timer

I’m older, fatter and less fit than I want to be, so it’s off to the gym, three or more times a week for me! During the working day, the most exercise I get is altering the angle of my headset or pressing “ctrl alt del” for a h ...

john.sw 14.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Polar Beat Heart Rate Monitor

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