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The Extra Mile: Garmin Senior Software Engineer Charlie Lee Tackles Elevation for a Distance PR – Fitness Article

The Extra Mile: Garmin Senior Software Engineer Charlie Lee Tackles Elevation for a Distance PR November 18, 2019 The start line for the Stagecoach Line 100-mile race cuts across a grassy field surrounded by ponderosa pine trees at Hotshot Ranch, just outside Flagstaff, Arizona. Despite the inevitable early morning start time required by ultra-race distances, the runners — at least those able to calm prerace jitters long enough to notice — are treated to an unobstructed view of Humphreys Peak, which, at an…

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Couple Escapes Grizzly Bear While on Canoe Trip – Fitness Article

Couple Escapes Grizzly Bear While on Canoe Trip November 15, 2019 When Todd and Kerri Mozinski left for the Northwest Territories of Canada for a weekslong canoe trip, they told friends and family to expect them back in 40 days. Five days in, sitting awake through the night as an 8’ grizzly bear circled their camp, they realized that perhaps they had misjudged that guidance. Their only mode of transportation had been torn apart by the claws of the bear…

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Five Reasons You Don’t Always Recognize Stress – Fitness Article

Five Reasons You Don’t Always Recognize Stress November 6, 2019 By Riikka Lamminen, Content Manager, Firstbeat The first thing you should know about stress is that it isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Stress is an inevitable part of life, and you couldn’t cope without it. You need stress to get things done and perform in life. It makes you feel excited and productive. However, stress becomes a serious problem when it exceeds your ability to recover and bounce back. Especially troubling is the fact…

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Great South Run Race Recap – Fitness Article

This was my second year running the Great South Run and the weather did not disappoint either year; it isn’t always sunny at the seaside but it seems that somethings shining down on Portsmouth during the GSR! I didn’t leave enough time to get to the race this morning, meaning I had a bit of a last minute panic trying to find parking and ended up parking in a rather questionable spot. I hot footed it to the start line,…

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5 Garmin Hacks and Tips for Runners – Fitness Article

I think it’s true that, when it comes to technology, we absolutely do not make use of every single feature available to us. There are certain things my phone does that I never make use of… for example Siri! I bought a Garmin Fenix 5s* at the London Marathon Expo last year and I’m pretty sure I don’t know everything it can do. But what if some of those things are actually really useful? In this post, I’m going to…

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