Heart rate monitors, pedometers, altimeters...what?
As technology has advanced over time, fitness performance monitors
have so to developed. These tools allow you to observe and measure your
performance and progress with ease. Heart rate monitors, the staple
fitness monitor, allows you to accurately measure your heart rate, which
is the only accurate measurement of your intensity / exertion level.
Knowing your heart rate allows you to adjust your level of exertion,
allowing your to maximize your performance and reap the rewards of your
efforts. Learn more about
why you should use heart rate monitors, the benefits of using a
heart rate monitor, and how to use a heart rate monitor.
There are many
monitors other than heart rate monitors, however.
Pedometers split into two categories; some only count how many steps
you take in a given time period, while others count your steps while
also performing other tasks, such as counting how many calories you
burn, timing your workout, or acting as an alarm clock.
Other fitness monitors include
barometers, which are perfect for hiking and climbing as they
measure, among other things, your altitude and the current barometric
pressure, stopwatches, which measure your speed in your efforts to get
faster, and scales and body fat monitors, great tools for measuring key
health performance indicators. Numerous
bathroom scales have advanced features, such as the ability to
measure body fat and to track metrics for multiple users.
We also have a wide range of
in various styles and with different capabilities, such as lap counting.
Make your exercise count with a suitable fitness monitor, as you'll be
able to properly train in a more efficient manner.