Getting Close, Now Working on the Final Form

Posted on February 24, 2017

Since our last update we've been thinking a lot about what the form of our climbing fitness tracker will take. We've made some incredible strides in shrinking down the circuitry. Please help us figure out how the tracker should be worn.


Demo Video of Prototype 2!

Posted on January 27, 2017

We've come a long way in the last few weeks. Our second prototype is proving to be working exceptionally well in all of the tests we've done, including this one at our local gym. Check it out in action!


Testing Prototype 2

Posted on January 8, 2017

Another excited testing day, but this time with Protoype 2, aka the Beta Band. The Beta Band is 2" x 2" x 3/4" and has a read range of roughly 12 inches. Although, it's still a bit large, it's working well enough for us to link it up to our mobile app and begin some comprehensive testing.


Testing Prototype 1

Posted on December 5, 2016

Exciting day for us. We tested our first big and bulky prototype, aka Alpha Band, and it worked great. It's tag readiblity was a mere 2" but it's consistency was good and the software worked well.


Technical Due Diligance

Posted on November 14, 2016

We've spend the last few months really digging into the technical details of this device and feasability.


Survey Results and Next Steps

Posted on October 16, 2016

Nearly 200 of you answered a series of questions about your climbing habits and preferences. Here are the results.


A Fitness Tracker for Indoor Climbers

Posted on September, 27, 2016

The Flash Band journey started with a simple post on Reddit.