SRG Gear Upgrade – Part 3

Finally – the long awaited night run has happened!

Today I woke up at 5 and was super excited as it was still dark out there and this meant I got to wear my newest gadget, a headlamp. I saw the moon and the stars. Here’s me (or the moon not sure) in the dark:

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For the one that want to know the details, I got myself a Silva Pro Line MR110 Head Torch. Why? It’s waterproof and a lot of other nice gimmicks I thought are fun to have.

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As you can see it created basically two circles. One I call “dogshitedetector” and the other one “evileyelookout”. It also has an intelligent light feature, whatever that means – clever marketing I suppose?

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I could see perfectly fine, far and the different light settings were quite useful. It didn’t rain, so I couldn’t test if it really is waterproof!

Other than that I just loved it! This is pure magic and much more fun than I thought it would be. It’s like a whole other universe waiting to be explored. The sunrise was spectacular as well.

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Now I know I can do this. With “this” I mean increase time/duration during winter. I truly enjoyed today’s 1.5 hours and got even back in time to make and have breakfast!

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No evil eyes spotted though, but I’ll keep out looking for ’em.

6 Comments

  1. Did it stay on well during the run? Sometimes I find that headlamps tend to slide down while walking or running… Probably something to do with the quality (elasticity?) of the band…

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  2. Oh how FAB!!!!! I love running in the cold dark… It is other-worldly! I don’t have a headlamp though, hubby does he loves it!!!!… I just stick to the main road…
    Beautiful sunrise!!!!
    I think we should call you SRGGFG! (SlowRunnerGadgetGloveFanGirl)

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