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Tech Review: Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp

We were searching for a headlamp that would allow us to run more in the evenings and after doing some research our review team decided to try out the Black Diamond Sprinter. It came highly recommended especially for distance runners, but our target was a headlamp with decently high lumens and also something rechargeable. We of course also wanted something that could handle the weather. I spent a few months with the Sprinter and I’ve got some solid findings.
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Review: 4iiii Viiiiva ANT+ Bluetooth HR Monitor

Having experimented with quite a few different heart rate monitors over the years, I wasn’t expected a whole lot from 4iiii’s take on it. That being said, I have been more than pleasantly surprised and given the price point and its flexibility its definitely a strong contender. If you take nothing else away from this, then just know that the Viiiiva is well designed piece of hardware and if you are someone who uses both their phone as well as a watch to run with, then this may just be the device you have been looking for.
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