Archive for December, 2011

Data freaks: careful with that GPS cyclometer!

Friday, December 23rd, 2011 by tony

An ugly secret exposed about GPS measurement: it’s not always accurate. Although this article is about GPS watches for runners, it certainly applies to cyclists. The article can be found here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/20/health/nutrition/gps-watches-may-not-track-runs-accurately.html?src=recg For years Roger and I have been using handheld Garmin GPS devices for cycling, and recently I’ve been using an uber-expensive Garmin 800. […]

Sports Basement Holiday Fun-Raiser

Monday, December 19th, 2011 by David Gaus

This Wednesday, between 4-8pm at the Sports Basement Potrero Hill (only) get 20% off on all merchandise for Different Spokes members, freinds, families and more. Show your membership card at the door, grab a beer and shop away! This is a non-hosted event, show up when you like to take advantage of 20% off on […]