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    cadence or heart rate

    I need some advice on a new computer. Should I go with a heart rate monitor or a cadence function. I don't want to spend the money to get both?? Any suggestions on which one I would use the most.

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    Hr

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    HR. You stop using cadence pretty soon once you learn it, not so with HR.

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    HR, anyday. Keeping your heartrate in your target is by far better for conditioning, especially if trying to burn fat. You can figure out the cadence yourself.

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    Go for the heart rate monitor. The information provided by it will be more valuable for fitness then a cadence meter. As Polar says "Listen to your body".

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    yea, i agree with hr. you can basically figure out your cadence yourself

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    Or, get a cadence unit, since you can always find a cheap HR wristwatch afterwards. Adding on cadence capability in a similar fashion is impossible.

    But other than that, I'd probably say HR as well.

    I have neither!

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    I appreciate all the information. Thanks very much.

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