Whether you’re a runner training for the Boston marathon, a hiker trying to find a new campsite in the Quetico, or just someone who wants to get in shape after pregnancy or invasive surgery, strapless heart rate monitor watches provide unique capabilities that can take your workout program to a new level. When combined with right the program, they can be employed in a wide variety of ways to help you achieve workout goals. The key is matching a watch’s features to your needs and/or programs.
Athletes combine GPS watches with the appropriate training methods to improve overall performance. Some runners use GPS watches to achieve a daily goal based on distance, like 26 miles in a day, or improve physical fitness to beat a pace. Achieving a daily goal requires a GPS watch with full distance-based features. Improving physical fitness requires a good speed/timing watch with pacing features.
Personal trainers employ GPS watches linked to heart monitors to help clients shape up after surgery or illness. Heart monitors track the intensity level of a workout, so clients don’t over do it. If a client needs a slower start, he/she can jog for a certain period of time each day while carefully tracking his/her heart rate. Maintaining heart rate requires a GPS watch featuring a heart rate monitor, pacing functions, and distance calculators.
Have a new campsite you’d like to visit, maybe in Greenland or Canada? Hikers and outdoorsman use GPS watch to help find remote campsites. They plug in to a GPS watch all the routes to a new campsite and then have the watch suggest the best trail to take. And if they get lost on the way, they can use the GPS watch to help them find their way back to the right trail.
Bikers can use GPS watches to free themselves from the boredom of riding the same routes. A GPS watch lets you ride anywhere you’d like while keeping track of the rider’s distance and direction. The GPS watches will track your route and determine your exact position, so you won’t be lost wherever you ride. The Polar f6 heart rate monitor watch batteries are very popular and can be found for a reasonable price.
GPS watches can be used to help achieve workout goals, find an obscure location, map out the shortest route, or gain a tactical advantage during a race. You can even use GPS watches to get help in an emergency. Putting the watches to unique uses is limited only to the user’s creativity.