>Gears and Wears>Retuning/ exchanging my Garmin
Needs more cowbell!
• DON'T BREAK ANYTHING!!!
• get within 5#s of 130#s (and stay there, gotdammit!)
✓ 1st olympic distance duathlon - AG 2nd!!
• 1st Iceman Cometh mtn bike race - no MTB in '13
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✓ punch Type 1 in the junk
Running the 2012 Boston Marathon for Children's Hospital
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Run 1000 miles
bike 500 miles
finish a half Ironman triathlon
Warrior dash 2012
Chickamauga battlefield half 2012
and a few small races in between
My 305 also became inaudible. Called Garmin. They issued RMA--sent it in and they promptly returned a new one. Don't send to Amazon--call Garmin instead. They will take care of it.
My 305's beep became nearly inaudible.
ATTENTION HORSKACK, BABARINO, WASHINGTON, AND EPSTEIN (i.e. SWEATHOGS)
The sound holes for the speakers are located on the underside of the watch. The problem is that they're right up against your wrist. I had my Garmin slowly go mute this summer, and I think it was due to a combination of sweat and sunscreen getting in the holes. (Got a fast warranty repair, BTW). I recommend putting scotch tape over these holes. You'll still be able to hear it just fine, and you won't drown your speakers in perspiration.
When you're on your deathbed, you won't be wishing that you'd spent more time at the office. But you will be wishing that you'd spent more time running. Because if you had, then you wouldn't be on your deathbed.
I replaced mine due to this. The lesson I learned was (as I posted in November)
I may try this...I sweat like a horse (Trent pointed out to me that pigs don't sweat).
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