Polar Vantage V

First Thoughts on the Polar Vantage

Polar just announced its new sports watches, the Polar Vantage M and Vantage V. With those, the M600 and V800 get their new and modernized successors – and…


Preview: “New Generation” Casio ProTrek Smart WSD-F30

At the IFA Berlin 2018, Casio just announced that a new version of their ProTrek Smart outdoor watch is coming later this year, the Casio ProTrek Smart WSD-F30….

Continent (time zone) setting on Suunto 9 or Spartan

Setting (and Syncing) Time on a Suunto Spartan or Suunto 9

How to set time (and date) on a Suunto Spartan or Suunto 9 should not be anything that requires an instruction manual. To know how to best use…

Sonnsteine Suunto Testing

Suunto GPS Testing Extraordinaire ;)

Going out for a Suunto GPS testing alone can get quite strange – as you can see for yourself in this post, for which I went to my…

Track Comparison 6: Satellite Image at the End

Endurance around the Traunsee – Testing the Suunto 9 FusedTrack

At this year’s mountain marathon around the Traunsee lake (Bergmarathon “Rund um den Traunsee”), I decided to have a look at the Suunto 9 FusedTrack, as used in…

GPS Testing Map Liechtenstein

Suunto 9 GPS Testing: Best GPS at the LGT Alpine Marathon

June 16, 2018. LGT Alpine Marathon in Liechtenstein – with the Suunto 9. At the starting line, testing-wise: That new Suunto 9, the trusty Ambit3 Peak, and the…

Suunto9 Performance Mode Display

A First Look at the Suunto 9’s FusedTrack

The major new feature of the Suunto 9 is its FusedTrack technology.

Suunto9, Hands-On In-Depth Preview

Finally, I can stop pretending to only know about Suunto Spartan 2 (or something) teasers and provide you with all you’d want to know* about the Suunto9 Baro.

Hochkönigman 2018 Skyrace – The “Tour”

For the first time, with the Hochkönigman Skyrace, Austria saw a skyrace officially sanctioned by the ISF…

Hochkönigman Skyrace GPS Testing: Suunto9, Suunto Spartan Ultra

The fun of a run like the Hochkönigman Skyrace is also when you can use that to check out how “time pieces” like the Suunto9 perform on such…