A Roaming Author’s Journey Runs Through Roam149

By Stuart Calderwood / September 29, 2022

I met Christopher McDougall in the fall of 2010, soon after his first book, Born to Run, had come out.  The book was both extremely entertaining and mildly controversial, and…

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Running in the metaverse

Running in the Metaverse

By Stuart Calderwood / August 26, 2022

If Sid Raman, the owner of the new Roam149 gym and the inventor of the very unusual treadmills that can be found there, had been aware of my attitude toward…

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Course Previews at Roam149

By Sid Raman / August 15, 2022

Variety is a quality that no runner would associate with a treadmill—until now.  Inventor Sid Raman’s XPRience immersive VR treadmill offers runners more variety than they could find almost anywhere…

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XPRience: a Metaverse-Portal treadmill at Roam149

XPRience: a Metaverse-Portal treadmill at Roam149

By Sid Raman / July 14, 2022

The Technology A treadmill is a treadmill is a treadmill, right?  For the last 90 years or so, that seems to have been the case. Treadmills, other than the display…

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Roam149 A Metaverse Gym Experience

Building The World’s First Metaverse Gym

By Sid Raman / June 30, 2022

Welcome fellow Roamers to what we hope will be an exciting new chapter in your health and wellness quest. As someone with no prior experience in the health and fitness…

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