I set myself the goal of riding 5200km in 2012, that’s 100km a week for anyone who thinks it an unusual number. Most of my rides are recorded on my Garmin Edge 705, apart from when I either forget to turn it on or the firmware has wedged itself and I cannot turn it on.
Catastrophically, I dropped the Edge 705 while leaving work on Strava via my phone, then started using the replacement Edge 705.and despite pulling over as quickly as possible, I got to watch as the first three drivers in a row managed to line their wheels up perfectly to run over it, destroying the screen. Amazingly, once I got home I found that if I squeezed the case just right I was able to get it to connect as a USB device and download the last few rides! After some hunting around I found that Garmin offer a flat-rate repair/replace service and so I took them up on it. During October I kept track of my riding on
Tracked on http://mycyclinglog.com
- 3882.73 km at 18.39 km/h
- A distance of 1317.27 km remains.
- At current average speed, 71.6 hours of ride time required.
- An average daily distance of 21.25 km required.
- You should have completed a distance of 4328.57 km by today.
From Garmin for the month and the year
|Count||21 Activities||234 Activities|
|Distance||186.71 km||3,590.32 km|
|Time||10:22:22 h:m:s||202:26:35 h:m:s|
|Elevation Gain||1,408 m||38,198 m|
|Avg Speed||18.0 km/h||17.7 km/h|
|Avg HR||117 bpm||137 bpm|
|Avg Run Cadence||–||–|
|Avg Bike Cadence||–||–|
|Calories||6,892 C||152,584 C|