MapMyRide site - Very Nice!

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MapMyRide site - Very Nice!

Postby JB » Fri Jan 18, 2008 9:20 am

Just discovered this site - very useful for Groups to give members a chance to see the pain they are in for... see example of my group ride this Sat:


http://www.mapmyride.com/view_route?r=1b3de0efbf3555f7a08df2540a5f3019

cheers,

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by BNA » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:04 pm

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Postby Hotdog » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:04 pm

How does MapMyRide compare to Bikely? Anyone used both recently?
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Postby stryker84 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:28 pm

I started with Bikely until discovering mapmyride a few months ago.

I think mapmyride is slightly easier to use. Bikely seems a bit clunky/unresponsive at times, though that may just be my slow computer.

But I've only used both a handful of times, just to work out distances and elevations, and no saved routes. Probably others who have used it more often can comment.
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Postby peter » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:33 pm

stryker84 wrote:Bikely seems a bit clunky/unresponsive at times, though that may just be my slow computer.


I feel the same, my computer is pretty decent but at times Bikely doesn't work properly, routes disappear randomly. Maybe I'm not using it the correct way.
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Postby europa » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:38 pm

I didn't look too hard, but I didn't see the elevation option in MapMyRide. Anotheer case of old buffer's syndrome?

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Postby JB » Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:42 pm

yes - elevation is there...keep looking :shock:
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Postby inaminit » Fri Jan 18, 2008 1:50 pm

I use bikely quite a lot, but will have a crack at this and see how they compare.
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Postby Bnej » Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:12 pm

Mapmyride beats bikely hands down. Much easier and more consistent to make routes.
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Postby toolonglegs » Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:16 pm

If i can be bother it is always mapmyride...bikely is a headache.
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