gps for fitness

December 15, 2014

All About GPS, Cycling and You

GPS and cycling are inseparable. Currently, the two most popular suppliers of GPS devices for cyclists are Garmin and Magellan. A lot of people perceive GPS as really complicated, but the truth is, it’s really easy to understand.

Using GPS can produce a lot of benefits, below are just a few of them:

  • Being able to know your exact location.
  • Being able to know exactly where you want to go and how to get there.
  • Assurance.

The third benefit is definitely worth mentioning.

At some point you might have probably thought that you don’t have any more room left for anything else on your handlebars, since it’s already occupied by a cycling gadget and a heart rate monitor.

You are correct, to a certain extent. Of course you wouldn’t want to add more weight to your bike. You would rather have lighter bike, to begin with.

Don’t worry, because I’ve got some really good news for you and the weight of your bike!

There is actually a company that manufactures gadgets that monitor your heart rate, cycling needs and even incorporates GPS, all in just one gadget! This company is Garmin.

These gadgets make life absolutely simple consolidating functions and saving room. You can also save a lot of money by just purchasing any of these gadgets and enjoy all the functions you need.

You no longer need to worry about being lost during those long distance rides or when you are discovering new routes. You are confident that you can always go back to a standard route when you want to.

You can discover lots of new trails.

The most current unit allows you to share data with others as well as allows you to update the maps stored in it. It also makes transferring data from a friend’s unit really easy and seamless.

Enjoy riding and here’s to more adventures!