POLAR bicycle electronics for perfect training support
Pioneer of wearable sports technology
As one of the leading providers of heart rate monitors, fitness trackers and bike computers, Polar offers cyclists, hobby runners, competitive athletes and all other people interested in fitness a huge range of technological sports products. It does not matter which sport you do – Polar heart rate monitor watches and fitness trackers, GPS devices, bike computers, scales etc. are perfectly help you to adapt your training to your individual body rhythm. Polar delivers technologies in handy devices to monitor performance. Mini computers in watch size measure power, heart rate, time, altitude, speed and much more. The idea of portable heart rate monitors came into existence on a skiing track in 1975. At that time there was no way to accurately record heart rates during training. Just over a year later POLAR was founded by Seppo Säynäjäkangas near the city of Oulu, Finland. In 1979, POLAR filed its first patent for wireless heart rate measurement.
Polar cycling products – Training systems that help you interpret the signals of your body correctly
Today, the huge product range of POLAR meets the high requirements and different aims of cyclists and all fitness enthusiasts all over the world. Depending on the model, the versatile mini computers measure data with a chest strap or directly at the wrist, so that you can monitor and further improve your training. Thanks to an integrated GPS sensor, Polar GPS sports watches measure precise data such as route, speed and distance and provide an individual training analysis via a smartphone app.
What motivates the company POLAR most is the desire to correctly interpret the signals of the body. That is why you can choose from a huge selection of training systems ranging from sophisticated training computers through to lightweight fitness trackers – and the range is constantly expanded. To make sure that the sensitive computers can be fitted to your bike easily, there are diverse mounts available. Speed and cadence sensors help you analyse your training data in a perfect way.