Get Smart

Jul 1, 2011
Outside Magazine

Brains    Photo: Neil Conway/Flickr

The industry-standard ANT+ technology wirelessly connects the iPhone and some Android phones to dedicated fitness accessories like Wahoo Fitness’s Run and Bike packs ($120 and $150 respectively; to take advantage of many of the above apps’ features, such as heart rate, speed, and pace. Work out with your phone and don’t worry about dropping it with the Sportshell Convertible armband and belt clip ($45; or the Arkon Bicycle Handlebar Mount ($30; And to prevent your handset from short-circuiting in the rain, cover it with the DryCase and DryBuds Combo, a ziplock on steroids that still gives you touchscreen access ($65;