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edge 820

Save $50 on Garmin Edge Computers Now Through Nov. 30th

The Garmin Edge is a perennial shop favorite when it comes to cycling computers, and this is your opportunity to save $50 via mail-in rebate. Don’t miss out on this chance to save on the following units now through the end of the November:

Edge 520
Edge 520 Plus
Edge 820
Edge 1030

The Edge lineup builds on Garmin’s line of GPS computers by offering a color screens, GPS mapping with. ANT+ sensor compatibility and bluetooth connectivity for real time call & text notifications. Simply put it’s one of they make some of the best cycling computers on the market today, now also with the best prices.

We have bundles (unit+ speed & cadence sensors, heart rate strap and spare mounts) and non-bundles (unit+ spare mounts) in-stock and ready to go. As always, we offer free setup and installation to get you up and riding ASAP.

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Questions? Give us a shout at 401.789.8664 or info@westedman.com for more information.

edge 820

Save $50 on Edge 820, Now through July 31st

The Garmin Edge 820 is a perennial shop favorite when it comes to cycling computers and now you can save $50 when purchasing one through the end of the month via mail-in rebate.

The Edge 820 builds on Garmin’s line of GPS computers offering a color touch screen, GPS mapping with turn-by-turn guidance, ANT+ sensor compatibility and bluetooth connectivity for real time call & text notifications. Simply put it’s one of the best cycling computers on the market today, now also with one of the best prices.

We have bundles (unit+ speed & cadence sensors, heart rate strap and spare mounts) and non-bundles (unit+ spare mounts) in-stock and ready to go. As always, we offer free setup and installation to get you up and riding ASAP.

Garmin.com

Questions? Give us a shout at 401.789.8664 or info@westedman.com for more information.

trainers

Fresh on the Floor: Smart Training Products from CycleOps & Tacx

While it may not be all ice and snow drifts when you look out the window, winter is undoubtedly here for the foreseeable future. Luckily, whether you like to brave the elements by fat bike or stay indoors on a trainer, Stedman’s has you covered.

If the latter is more your style you’re probably already familiar with the benefits of stationary trainers such as improved fitness, practicality and convenience.

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We stock both traditional magnetic & fluid trainers at the shop, but smart training is the new kid on the block and the latest way to stay engaged, focused and make the most of your time.

To start smart training, you’ll need to decide on a trainer type- check out our list below and decide which is best for you.

Traditional Trainer
TO SMART TRAIN YOU’LL NEED:
 Computer/tablet, ANT+/bluetooth dongle and/or ANT+ speed/power sensors
STAFF PICK: Cycleop’s Fluid2
PROS: Relatively inexpensive
CONS: Medium data accuracy, consistent resistance, individual sensor batteries

Smart Trainer
YOU’LL NEED: Computer/tablet, ANT+/bluetooth dongle
STAFF PICK: Tacx Neo Smart
PROS: Most accurate riding simulation/experience
CONS: Cost, weight

It’s as easy as 1-2-3:
1. Pick a trainer
2. Pick up an app
3. Pick up a ANT+/bluetooth dongle and connect to your new trainer

There are countless apps to choose from, including staff picks such as Zwift & the Tacx Training app making it fun and easy to get started.

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Zwift is shop favorite…

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Stop by the shop for a demo ride on products from both Tacx & CycleOps and see what smart training is all about.

Questions/comments? Give us a shout at 401.789.8664 or info@westedman.com for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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