No Jiu Jitsu gym is complete without a strong and robust interval timer. Often hidden in plain site, many people purchase the first timer they see and give it minimal consideration. The five timers featured in this list were picked for their individual qualities such as vibration, types and sounds, durability, convenience and ease of use.
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No products found.The flex timer is unique in this list in that it is able to be operated by an app on your smart phone, tablet or smart watch. Boasting a 2.3” LED display with an 85db buzzer, this timer can be seen and heard from anywhere in your gym. The timer comes with a wall mount so that it can be safely harnessed on the wall where it is safe from any straying sparring sessions. The LED digits are blue/red for increased visibility when far away from the timer and it also enables you to save custom workout lengths over six different time modes e.g. standard, round, interval etc. The timer also comes with a cool audio sync feature which allows you to replace the inbuilt sounds and play your own sounds through the timers buzzer. You can have your own music fade in and out to indicate the start and end of rounds for example.
Eu Interval Timerboxing, tabata, MMA setting which emulates the times of a typical boxing or MMA round. The timer can be operated remotely too with the remote that comes included. Unfortunately the timer comes with only the custom buzzer, however, this buzzer does its job by being audible enough to be heard over even the noisiest of gyms.
Gymboss Interval Timerexercise equipment or close to the individual training. The timer comes with a built in stopwatch and clock feature; excellent for personal best timings. It is also good for traveling as it only requires AAA batteries for power. Being small, it also packs a punch in terms of sound. Like the larger timers, this smaller timer can easily cut through the din of your average gym. If you’re training alone or traveling somewhere without it’s own timing equipment installed, then this timer is for you.
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All in all, there are some fantastic timers on this list. Each one does it’s job well and which one you end up purchasing will depend on a few factors. Namely: the size of your gym, the number of people training, the noise of your gym and personal aesthetic taste.