Posts Tagged: "skiing"

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North Face Avalanche Airbag Safety System Backpack

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Word is that skiing fresh powder is unlike any other skiing experience.  However, a major drawback (understatement) is the vastly increased possibility of getting caught in the wake of an avalanche.  Once a skier is trapped beneath a few feet of snow there is no escaping.  The best thing they...

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Jet Pack Skiing (video)

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Troy Hartman is a man that indulges in senseless acts, and his website proves it.  No seriously, his website has a button that says “senseless acts”.  So it’s no surprise to see him strap on a home made jetpack and hit speeds up to 47mph on a pair of down...

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Recon-Zeal Transcend GPS Goggles Review

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[rating:4/5] Pros: Shows GPS data, speed, temperature, and altitude on a crisp built-in display High-quality construction and design Lightweight feel when worn Cons: Expensive Controls on the wrong side for power sports (throttle hand) GPS can be slow to acquire satellites Goggles and sunglasses designer Zeal Optics has partnered with...

X-Plore.XGX GPS Glove

X-Plore.XGX: The World’s First Ski Glove With GPS

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In case one of the many GPS watches we’ve seen or tested in the last few months doesn’t pique your interest for tracking all things sports related, Zanier has a pair of gloves infused with a GPS tracking device and monochrome screen called the Xplore.XGX ski gloves.  They can track...

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Satsports GPS Is The Swiss Army Of Navigation Devices

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GPS devices have become so common place these days you can barely cross an intersection without seeing one mounted to a car’s windshield or a biker’s wrist.  The Satsports GPS, though, is like no other on the market today and can provide pertinent information to bikers, skiers, golfers and runners....