Garmin Forerunner 405

Geek1 Comment

I got my replacement 305 from Garmin today. Its shiny and new. I missed it! For only $99 bucks too…not too bad given it died I guess. Now, I have the 405 and 305. Great for ALL those ultra-marathons where just one watch won’t make it to the end. OK, that’s only once a year. So far I haven’t found … Read More

Technology Woes

Rants3 Comments

iPod My couple month old iPod shuffle died today mid-run. Figured I had forgotten to charge it…but wasn’t sure that was likely. Came home and plugged it in and iTunes can’t see it. Tried the iPod reset utility. Nothing. When its off the charger, not a single light will come on. When its on the charger, it just flashes yellow … Read More

The FCC Sucks

Rants2 Comments

I am a Sirius subscriber and shareholder. After 18 months, the merger of XM and Sirius is finally approved by the FCC. What a relief. Sure, the stock price is in the toilet relatively but we aren’t in a great market either. I still feel great about the future of satellite radio and how it will continue to revolutionize radio … Read More

Leadville Silver Rush 50 Mile Trail Run 2008

Adventures13 Comments

Distance 50 miles Time 12:32:14 (PR) Pace 16:09 Rank 97 of 116 finishers/148 field GPS Analysis Strava Where do I start? A few years ago, we were camping in Leadville when we saw portions of the 100 mile Leadville race. I thought to myself, “those dudes are crazy!”. In the years following, I started running more, then started racing, then … Read More