In this digital age technology can give you a competitive edge in sports. For many years there have been lap counting run watches and simple cycling computers perfect for timing and cadence. Now there are electronic computers and watches that have been fine tuned for the multi sport athlete. Triathlon watches are made specifically to function both on land and in the water. Garmin has even made triathlon specific swim and heart rate monitors. Knowing your heart rate is valuable information. It allows you to workout at an optimal level that is sustainable over longer intervals of time. Knowing your heart rate can also help you to workout at a level that is ideal for burning calories and fat. GPS technology has enabled athletes to know precise distances and track their routes. Many devices now include altimeters for elevation data. Improve your training technology and techniques by purchasing a triathlon watch or computer today!