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PostPosted: Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:02 am 
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The newer Garmin 500 software allows up to 5 data screens. I set one as my "race" screen. It shows elapsed time and distance so I know where I am in the race. I have just enough self-control to not change the screen to one that shows power data.


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:51 am 
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r_mutt wrote:
don't look at your powermeter during a race. the number will be too big and you will get scared that you will be dropped.

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In your own experiences, of course.


I find the opposite and have no issue seeing my power data in a race. Nor do guys like Chris Froome. But again, that's just myself (and Chris).

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Tinea Pedis wrote:
r_mutt wrote:
don't look at your powermeter during a race. the number will be too big and you will get scared that you will be dropped.

*disclaimer*

In your own experiences, of course.


I find the opposite and have no issue seeing my power data in a race. Nor do guys like Chris Froome. But again, that's just myself (and Chris).


that is so Pro...


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 5:00 am 
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If you aren't able to look at power data during the race and use it to your benefit, then you need to train your brain !


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