What some of you have been waiting for……

I haven’t quite mastered the technical know-how for uploading my tracks from my GPS via my smartphone. I know it can be done via Bluetooth (but my GPS is not enabled for that) or via a special OTG cable and an uploading app……or I could record the track on my phone using an app like Ride with GPS (RWGPS), but that is very heavy on battery and, lacking a dynamo hub on my bike to recharge the phone on the run, I would have to carry a recharging pack. All extra kit……

So for the stats-addicted amongst you, here are links to the tracks. But before you guffaw at the shockingly low average speeds (and I would do the same….quietly, of course), do remember that we climbed nearly 4000 metres (13,000 feet) in total, and some of the climbs were approaching 20%. But it was all good fun, nevertheless………..

Day 1: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/activity/928858457

Day 2: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/activity/928858474

Day 3: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/activity/928858487

Day 4: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/activity/928858500

For those of you happy just to see the mapped routes, scroll back to the previous four posts, and you will see they have been inserted into the text.

And to finish this little episode of cycling in north Wales, thanks to Neil Dixon for the following group photo:Group 1 (from Neil)

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About Frank Burns

Looking for the extraordinary in the commonplace………taking the road less travelled……..striving for the ‘faculty of making happy chance discoveries’ in unremarkable circumstances. Click on the Personal Link below to visit my webpages.

Posted on October 16, 2015, in Aspects of Britain and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Never make excuses – slow miles are miles better than no miles. No miles no smiles

  2. Thanks Frank. ’twas the routes not the rates I was looking for.

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