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More sportingly active people exercise in the great outdoors. For them, Suunto, the leading designer and manufacturer of sports precision instrument has, Suunto quest developed. Suunto quest, the new training tool for outdoor activities, combines all the important training functions in a user friendly 3-key instrument with an attractive design. Suunto offers an interval timer and the heart rate in real time quest, including a stopwatch with lap times, which are stored by the mere touch of the display. The instrument with low weight and high wearing comfort is not only the perfect companion for outdoor sporting activities, but also a real eye-catcher. “Suunto quest is for people who like outdoor exercise, to appreciate this high-quality planning, training, and analysis functions and also place value on fashion design, as well as ease of operation”, explains Philippe Descombes, Sales Manager Suunto Switzerland. In combination with a Suunto foot POD mini delivers the Suunto quest the users also very accurate and reliable measurements of speed, distance and Cadence.

The very small and only nine grams heavy foot POD mini uses an acceleration technology, which respond immediately when changes the speed of the athlete. This is especially useful for interval training or if you walk on uneven terrain. Many runners training outdoors will use information about the step frequency, efficiently to make their speed over the entire distance. Over long distances is thus not only more evenly, but also more effective. And also the heart rate monitor will help to correct zone, get a long run or race not to early on the borders”, Jonathan Wyatt, the six-time winner of the World mountain running trophy confirmed. Suunto quest is compatible with Movescount.com Suunto’s online training diary and training community, on which many additional functions available are the users. Regardless of which personal one objective, Movescount offers an individual training plan quest directly on the Suunto can download.

Suunto quest is affiliated individual recommendations to the intensity or speed for an optimal training session in real time. The display can be configured in Movescount desire, so that it displays exactly the information during the training that you need. After sport training data can be wirelessly with Movestick upload mini Movescount, whereupon an individual recovery recommendation is obtained. In addition, an in-depth analysis of the training performance including graphical display of heart rate and speed is possible. Suunto quest there in the colours orange and black. Included are mini and a Suunto dual comfort a Movestick belt for heart rate measurement. Also special running packs with other useful tools are offered for ambitious runners. The Suunto quest models are from mid-September 2011 in stores from CHF 269.- available. Contact and more information of Amer Sports SA Philippe Descombes Tel. 041 784 26 26 Oppenheim & partner (Press Office) Florian Engi Tel. 044 515 65 00 about Suunto Suunto was founded in 1936 and celebrates this year 75. Anniversary. The company is a leader in the development and manufacture of sports precision instrument for diving and outdoor activities. Suunto products provide guidance and inspiration for professional athletes and sports enthusiasts, who appreciate design, accuracy and reliability.