• Documentation of the Garmin Forerunner 310xt’s Test Mode

    The other day while firing up my Garmin Forerunner 310XT GPS watch for a run, it randomly slipped into a previously unknown to me test mode. Here’s some photographic documentation of all of the screens it displayed.

  • GPS Tracking the 2011 NYC Marathon

    While running the 2011 ING NYC Marathon, I wore my Garmin Forerunner 310XT GPS training watch. In addition to constantly giving me my pace, distance and HR, it also keeps a complete track of my progress, and allows me to keep track online. Here’s my GPS track and statistics from this year’s marathon…

  • Marathon Prep: The Gear

    Marathon Prep: The Gear

    I’m going to be running the NYC Marathon tomorrow, and in preparation, here’s a brief rundown of the gear that I’ll be using. Although running is a relatively gear-sparse sport, there’s still a good amount of thought that goes into each thing I carry with me – which I’ll need to lug for every step…

  • Accidental Half Marathon? Hello 4-Mile Canyon.

    After training for about a month at 9,000 feet in Telluride, Colorado, running in Boulder at about 5,000 feet felt great. I initially intended to go out for a quick 5K jog, but got caught up in the good vibes of Boulder Canyon and 4-Mile Canyon and ended up hacking out a half marathon. Kick…