She uses the My Tracks program on her Android phone to measure her walks. The GPS feature captures all relevant data and she can upload it to a spreadsheet in Google Docs. Pretty convenient.
But on a recent walk, the program may not have worked so well:
- Just under 170 miles
- Average speed of 223 miles per hour
- Elevation change of 14,443 feet
Hmm. Seems a bit unlikely.
Yet when she checked the map in My Tracks, it said she had gone from Lafayette to just past Fresno:
I guess technology doesn't always work quite the way it should.