Review: Garmin Fenix 2 GPS Watch

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Garmin has been producing smart wearables for years (I actually owned this watch in 2005–yowza!) and over that time the company has found new ways to pack a ton of features into a usable form factor. The company’s latest watch–the Fenix 2–is well-suited to mountain biking and all the other outdoor activities you’ll get into throughout the …

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If You Didn’t Record Your Ride, It Didn’t Happen: FitBit Announces New Fitness Trackers

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Mountain Bikes! We love them. But if you’re riding without recording the fact that you rode, forget it. You might as well have stayed home. Ask any doctor, and they’ll tell you: unless it’s on the internet, it didn’t happen. A GPS trace isn’t enough, either. You also need at least one selfie and at …

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Video: How to View MTB Topo Maps on Singletracks.com

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We receive dozens of questions every week in our helpdesk asking for clarification on how to use all sorts of features on Singletracks. Singletracks is undoubtedly a feature-rich website, and sometimes learning how to use everything can be pretty confusing. Some features and buttons may even be tucked away in nooks and crannies that you don’t even …

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Video: How to Check In at Mountain Bike Trails Using the Singletracks App

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We receive dozens of questions every week in our helpdesk asking for clarification on how to use all sorts of features on Singletracks. Singletracks is undoubtedly a feature-rich website, and sometimes learning how to use everything can be pretty confusing. Some features and buttons may even be tucked away in nooks and crannies that you don’t even …

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Video: How To Find Mountain Bike Trails Using the Singletracks App

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We receive dozens of questions every week in our helpdesk asking for clarification on how to use all sorts of features on Singletracks. Singletracks is undoubtedly a feature-rich website, and sometimes learning how to use everything can be pretty confusing. Some features and buttons may even be tucked away in nooks and crannies that you …

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News: ActivBeacon iPhone App Sends for Help When You Crash

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A new iPhone app named ActivBeacon is designed to automatically send for help if you crash. Check out this video for a quick introduction to this interesting concept: (Watch the video here.) While this is an extremely interesting product, this still isn’t a substitute for accepting the risks, being self sufficient, and riding in control. After perusing …

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