Oct. 31
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My analysis of the 2014 Kona bike count power meter numbers

Ok, so it’s been a few weeks since Kona.  No worries, by now all those who went to the Big Island have returned from the Big Dance.  Which obviously makes it a perfect time to discuss the findings. A bit of background: For those not familiar, each year Lava Magazine …

Oct. 30
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A Morning At Velo Boutique–A Full KICKR Group Cycling Studio

Earlier this week while down in Auckland for work a reader (Marc M.) shot me a note via Facebook letting me know that there’s actually a full-on Wahoo KICKR studio setup just a few blocks away from my hotel.  They offered a number of daily sessions where you bring your …

Oct. 27
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A few quick thoughts on Fitbit’s new activity trackers, GPS watch (with optical heart rate!)

This morning Fitbit announced a bundle of new activity trackers, as well as forging into the GPS smartwatch market with their first sport-focused GPS product that will undoubtedly on spec at least challenge both fitness incumbents like Garmin at the entry level running watch end, as well as smart watch …

Oct. 27
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5 Random Things I Did This Weekend In New Zealand

I’ve been down in Auckland, New Zealand for a few days now for what is about 10 days of a work trip here.  But this past weekend I was able to enjoy what has been some rather nice weather during what is early spring down here.  Here’s what I was …

Oct. 21
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A Maltese Jellyfish Openwater Swim…with Live Tracking, Heart Rate, Live Video…and more!

Last week while in Malta I broadcasted a few of my swim sessions live to those that wanted to watch as I slowly plodded across the warm tropical waters of the islands.  I had sent out the link via Twitter with no warning, and many of you asked exactly how …

image_thumb.png » My analysis of the 2014 Kona bike count power meter numbers
20141029_180541304_iOS » A Morning At Velo Boutique–A Full KICKR Group Cycling Studio
image_thumb.png » A few quick thoughts on Fitbit’s new activity trackers, GPS watch (with optical heart rate!)
vlcsnap-2014-10-27-16h15m36s34_thumb.jpg » 5 Random Things I Did This Weekend In New Zealand
GOPR0320-3_thumb.jpg » A Maltese Jellyfish Openwater Swim…with Live Tracking, Heart Rate, Live Video…and more!

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In Depth Product Reviews

You probably stumbled upon here looking for a review of a sports gadget.  If you’re trying to decide which unit to buy – check out my in-depth reviews section.  Some reviews are over 60 pages long when printed out, with hundreds of photos!  I aim to leave no stone unturned.

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Read My GPS Recommendations.

Here’s my most recent gadget recommendations guide (Summer 2014 edition) – covering almost every category of sports gadgets out there.  Looking for the equipment I use day to day?  I also just put together my complete 2013 ‘Gear I Use’ equipment list, from swim to bike to run and everything in between (plus a few extra things).  And to compliment that, here’s The Girl’s (my wife’s) list. Enjoy, and thanks for stopping by!

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Understand technology and sport in the How-To Guides.

I enjoy explaining new things to folks – especially showing people how to get the most from their gadgets. Here’s an ongoing list of “How to” guides.

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Read my Top 25 most useful posts.

It turns our I’ve written a fair bit of stuff over the past few years – and after it disappears from my front page, a lot of it never really sees the light of day again without Google’ing skillz.  Or a photographic memory…which I don’t have.  I’ve taken a look back and found stuff that…continues to find a trickle of readers via web searches or forum links.

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Have some fun in the travel section.

I travel a fair bit, both for work and for fun. Here’s a bunch of random trip reports and daily trip-logs that I’ve put together and posted. I’ve sorted it all by world geography, in an attempt to make it easy to figure out where I’ve been.

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