WATCH: Kurt Kinetic Rock and Roll Smart Control trainer test

January 19th, 2017 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Video | No Comments »

We review the power trainer with accompanying app which features over 200 workouts


Why should triathletes use a power meter?

October 4th, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike, Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Training | No Comments »

Training and racing with a power meter has revolutionized an athlete’s ability to accurately and objectively track performance on the bike. A power meter offers athletes a reliable, consistent and accurate measurement of what […]


Saris Cycling Group announces large roster of CycleOps, PowerTap and Saris brand ambassadors

February 19th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News | No Comments »

Saris Cycling Group, comprising popular brands CycleOps, PowerTap and Saris, announced their largest roster of brand ambassadors to date. There are some Canadians on the list for both CycleOps indoor trainers and PowerTap  cycling power […]


Gear Review: PowerTap Joule GPS+

February 3rd, 2016 by rogerhospedales | Posted in Bike Electronics, Gear, News | No Comments »

If you train with power, it’s likely that you pay close attention to a variety of metrics during your rides and for analysis later by you or your coach, so you’ll want to have […]


Ride with Precision: CycleOps PowerBeam Pro

January 23rd, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike, Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, General Gear, News, Training | No Comments »

$1,350 Bluetooth Version, ANT+ Version $1,620 ANT+ with Joule GPS Version As a former professional Ironman triathlete and coach who has been teaching cycling classes for over 10 years, I am wellacquainted with the many […]


Power Trainer Review: Wahoo Kickr

January 22nd, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike, Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, General Gear, News, Training | No Comments »

Wahoo Kickr $1,700 Triathletes tight on space will love how sleek the direct drive Kickr is, thanks to its minimalist frame and the fact that there’s no back wheel needed. Suddenly my apartment seemed bigger […]


Power Trainer Review: RacerMate Computrainer

January 12th, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike, Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, General Gear, News, Training | No Comments »

Puck Computrainer: $2034 Magnatic Sensor: $1,862 For 30 years the Computrainer from RacerMate has been the gold standard of the bike trainer industry, possibly the most accurate and durable trainer on the market. The […]


Garmin launches new Varia Vision with “in-sight display” for cyclists

January 5th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Electronics, Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, General Gear, News, Optics | No Comments »

Garmin will launch new “in-sight display” technology for cyclists at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas later this week. The Varia Vision is a small device that can easily be added onto cycling […]


Gear Review: PowerTap P1 Pedals

January 4th, 2016 by rogerhospedales | Posted in Bike Electronics, Bike Equipment, Gear, News | No Comments »

Price is always a consideration when shopping for a power meter, and today they are more affordable than ever with a variety of choices in the marketplace. Aside from price, at the top of your […]


A chat with PowerTap’s Justin Henkel

October 29th, 2015 by rogerhospedales | Posted in Bike Electronics, Components, Gear | No Comments »

While in Kona 2105, we caught up with Justin Henkel, PowerTap‘s product manager to chat about their full offering of powermeter options, and more.