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New SPOT Adventures updates!

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In addition to all the great features on SPOT Adventures, we’ve updated the website and added a few things.

 

You can now create or join user groups. Create groups like “California Hikers,” “Mountain Biking Moms,” or “East Coast Boaters!” You can also start topic discussions within groups.


Here are the key updates:

  • Create a group. Creating a group is easy: just add a name, upload a group picture or logo and add a description.
  • Import GPS tracks saved on your computer and add to an adventure or create a new one.
  • Automatic track merging tool allows the combination of multiple tracks that occurred during the same time interval.
  • The ability to import Type & Send or predefined messages

Re-live your most amazing adventures in the outdoors with your friends, family and fellow SPOT Adventurers! Go to www.SPOTAdventures.com.

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Death Valley Rescue: SPOT Was There When No One Else Was

Rescue Profile: Tom
Case #: 13665


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Tom Madlem had been riding motorcycles for 50 years. Death Valley was one trip he had never taken before though. He and a friend had planned to take 2 weeks off and make the ride. However, the first part of the trip was going to force Madlem to commit the “cardinal sin” - biking alone.

This meant he would be riding alone through the desert for two days before meeting up with his friend. After his wife and son begged him not to go by himself, he was then convinced to purchase his SPOT GEN3™ for the trip so his family would have peace of mind. He made it the first day just fine alone. Tuesday morning, he had not ridden 10 miles when he took a hard fall on his bike.

 

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