Tag Archives: Garmin

Sport watches part I: comparing features of Garmins and a Polar

Recently I’ve been doing some research about some of the more advanced sport watches. I started using a Garmin Forerunner 10 (a simple GPS watch) about a year ago. I’ve had fun with it and I’m impressed both by how … Continue reading

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Runners’ Obsessions and Monty Python’s Black Knight

I’ve noticed for a long time that runners can be obsessive types. They do some strange things, like— Recording “mileage” in journals Keeping up running “streaks” (periods of not missing a day of running) even if they have to hobble … Continue reading

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