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Ray Maker (DC Rainmaker)
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Fitbit announces new Fitbit Alta activity tracker. Includes automatic sport recognition, as well as move alerts. Full details in my first look:
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What the freak?..... No freakin way!...
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Next on the DCR Giveaway Extravaganza, a Quarq RIKEN AL Power Meter! The Edge 520 got 5600 entries, can Quarq top it?
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Craank it op! Booya ka sha.
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Stepping it up with the DCR Giveaway Extravaganza: PowerTap P1 Power Meter Pedals!
Well then, that escalated quickly. From $250 GPS watch to $1,200 power meter...all in the span of one minute. Boom! &helip;
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Do they make these in SPD?
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Next on the (slightly faster) DCR Giveaway Extravaganza Train: Polar M450 GPS bike computer:
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saddle up!
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Let the games begin! First up on the DCR Giveaway Extravaganza is the GoPro Hero4 Silver & My Favorite Mount:
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Hi Ray, thanks for your review on Hero 4.
I would like invite you to help us to do review.
How about SJCAM SJ5000X?
Thanks for your reply.
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Just announced! Hands on with Garmin's new (very tiny) Edge 20 & Edge 25 GPS cycling computers. Everything you wanted to know!
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When you said tiny... I immediately hoped it a smaller multi-sport watch. Momentarily disappointed, but excited to read the review.
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The Garmin FR225 In-Depth Review is now available!  This would be Garmin's first GPS running watch with optical heart rate sensor built-in. Piles of data here: 
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Hello, considering I need a watch to record: distance and HR in Running and Cycling and HR in indoor sports, with HR on the wrist and sync with the Strava, witch is the best: FR225, TT Cardio or another?
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Next up on the DCR Giveaway Extravaganza Festivus! A Garmin Edge 520! For realz!
It's probably at this juncture in the day that you might be showing signs of fatigue.  Perhaps keeping up with &helip;
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Giveaway Extravaganza: Tacx Vortex Smart Trainer + Satori Smart for a friend.  Yup, two giveaway.
There are few training tasks worse than riding alone on a trainer in a dark basement or within sketchy closet.  It's &helip;
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I'm in on this.  Keep it up, +Ray Maker !
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Now arriving on the now much faster Giveaway Extravaganza Train: The Garmin Vivoactive!
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Viva lo vivo! Ti volio!
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Next up on the DCR Giveaway Extravaganza: Garmin FR920XT Tri Bundle (with HRM-SWIM & HRM-TRI Straps!):
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sweet sensation glorious Garmin! need to get off the couch... this'll help!
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Week in Review! From Fitbit data being used to prove guilt, to the world's first ever bike packing championships!
The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the &helip;
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I design stuff in real life (work)...but poke at it for fun (DCRainmaker).

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I write about triathlon and endurance sports. I also put together some pretty detailed product reviews along the way...stop by the site to check it out.
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