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Wahoo Fitness Elemnt Rival Multisport GPS Watch - Unisex


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Having a rival isn’t always a bad thing. Designed for those who need more than one activity in their races, the ELEMNT RIVAL is multisport watch with the heart of a triathlete. Internal GPS and heart rate monitor put metrics on how you train, helping you find efficiencies. Features like touchless transitions let you keep your mind in the race, intelligently taking you through swimming, cycling and running transitions, without ever pushing a button. Equipped with ANT+, Bluetooth Smart and Wi-Fi, there are a wide variety of sensors available. A free companion app lets you choose how and where your activities are uploaded, what notifications are sent to your device and more.

  • Preloaded with dozens of sport profiles, including indoor and outdoor modes for run, bike and swim, or easily create your own activity specific profile
  • Touchless transition feature detects each leg of a triathlon and transitions to the next activity within a single workout session, it even provides precise transition splits in the app
  • Optical heart rate monitor even works while swimming
  • Free ELEMNT companion app lets you set-up different profiles, customize your ELEMNT RIVAL and greatly opens up functionality, allowing you to synch data, edit workout files, use apps (Strava and TrainingPeaks), relay notifications and more
  • ELEMNT app has step-by-step tutorials to help you get the most out of your device
  • Live Tracking during activities (through a connected smartphone running the ELEMNT app) allows you to share your location, speed, and more
  • Supports GPS and GLONASS satellite networks, for a fast and accurate signal nearly anywhere
  • Regular firmware updates add functionality and streamline the user interface
  • Customizable display shows 1 to 6 metrics
  • Extended display mode sends current workout data to compatible devices, like the ROAM cycling computer
  • Trainer support lets you control your smart trainer, with specific modes for Wahoo’s KICKR, KICKR CORE and KICKR SNAP smart trainers. Non-Wahoo smart trainers equipped with ANT+ FE-C can also be controlled by the ELEMNT RIVAL
  • Compatible with both ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart sensors, including the STRYD running power meter and TICKR X for running dynamics data (both sold separately). Sensors can be curated on the device, or through the companion app
  • Bluetooth and ANT+ give you options when it comes to synching data, downloading workouts or updating software
  • Smart notifications (emails, texts, alerts and more) via Bluetooth connection to your phone
  • Broadcast of your HR over ANT+ (so other devices can pick it up)
  • 24/7 step and heart rate tracking
  • Ambient light sensor adjusts display and LED alert lights to match your current conditions
  • 3cm colour display protected by a tough, non-reflective Gorilla Glass© screen
  • Quick-change straps
  • Fits wrists 14-24cm
  • Intuitive 5-button interface
  • Button lock prevents accidental starts and stops
  • 50m water resistance
  • In the box: RIVAL, USB charging clip and documentation

Tech specs

Weight53g (Stealth Grey)
53g (Kona White)
Ideal for
  • Running, fitness and training
  • Sport road cycling
  • Cycle training
  • Triathlon
Wrist strap materialSilicone
Mineral crystal glass
Built-in memory90MB
Display dimensions3 x 3cm
Dimensions4.7 x 4.7 x 1.5cm
Countdown timerNo
Data cardNot accepted
Touch screenNo
Interval trainingYes
BatteriesRechargeable battery pack (non-removable)
Distance/time alarmNo
Battery life24-336 h
Wireless syncYes
Metric/imperial units formatYes
  • USB
  • Wireless
Button lockYes
12/24 hour formatYes
Battery power indicatorYes
Low battery warningYes
Case diameter47mm
Sold separately
Workout historyYes
Replaceable wrist strapYes
Sold separately
Tide tablesNo
  • Wahoo Fitness
Sold separately
Chest strapSold separately
Area calculationNo
Heart rate monitorYes
Haptic feedbackNo
Product sustainability
  • Rechargeable batteries
Made inChina

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