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26817Re: Garmin 60CSx question

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  • A Allen (SEMIK)
    Aug 10, 2008
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      ROFL...

      Actually I was going to mention that at my last certified 5K, it only
      measured 3.0 miles on my Forerunner -- but I admittedly and
      intentionally run on the inside curve of the course,
      BUT I like Barbara's contribution.... LOL

      semik-Audra

      --- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, Barbara Dukette
      <bjdukette@...> wrote:
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      > Were you staggering?
      >
      > --- On Sun, 8/10/08, emmy_n_sapphie <emmy_n_sapphie@...> wrote:
      >
      > From: emmy_n_sapphie <emmy_n_sapphie@...>
      > Subject: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Garmin 60CSx question
      > To: CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Sunday, August 10, 2008, 3:53 PM
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      > In preparation for the 10K Nike Human Race that will be held at the
      end
      > of August, Pat & I walked the whole course this morning. I carried
      my
      > Garmin 60CSx the whole way and we followed the publish course
      exactly.
      > At the end of the supposedly 6.2 mile course, my mileage on the GPS
      was
      > 6.59 miles. Presumably the course is really 6.2 miles since it's a
      > certified course. So what would cause my GPS unit to be off by 0.4
      > miles? I can see it being off by 0.1 miles because of accuracy
      issues,
      > but 0.4 miles seems like a lot of error. I had good satellite
      reception
      > the whole time. Any thoughts?
      > Mary Beth
      > (emmy-n-sapphie)
      >
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