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4iiii PRECISION Powermeter Factory Install on Shimano’s Dura-Ace FC-R9100 crankset

The pairing was extensively tested on the cobblestones of the legendary Paris-Roubaix by top World Tour team Quick- Step Floors.

The 4iiii left-side PRECISION Powermeter is the perfect performance partner for Shimano’s latest and lightest crankset. Developed from the crank arm preferred by pros, the new Dura-Ace FC-R9100 crankset is 7g lighter than the previous generation Dura-Ace FC-9000, and the perfect partner for the world’s lightest powermeter: PRECISION from 4iiii Innovations. Offered as a Factory Install option for the FC-R9100, PRECISION adds just 9 grams to the inside of the left crank arm. Streamlined ordering ensures rapid turn-around when customers ship their cranks for installation.

Product Development Leader, Billy Chan, notes that “4iiii is committed to supporting and enhancing the latest innovations in the industry. We focus on ease of use and expanding compatibility across a wide range of crank models.”

PRECISION is the power provider of World Tour teams Quick-Step Floors and BORA-hansgrohe. In the heat and spray of Bermuda, the crews of the ORACLE TEAM USA, defending champions of America’s Cup and SoftBank Team Japan are foiling catamarans equipped with PRECISION. PRECISION is completely waterproof to ensure durability and reliability in all conditions.

4iiii Factory Install for PRECISION Powermeter provides the lightest, most accurate and customizable left-side powermeter for the Shimano Dura-Ace FC-R9100. The Factory Install will be available online for $399.99 US starting May 2017 at 4iiii.com.
4iiii is a sports technology company based in Cochrane, Alberta at the threshold of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and in the heart of a recreational paradise. We are a team of engineers and athletes dedicated to improving individual performance through the development of highly accurate and easily accessed data delivery products.

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4iiii PRECISION Factory Install on Dura Ace FC-R9100

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Fiiiit PRECISION Powermeter for Indoor Cycling

Fiiiit brings 4iiii PRECISION POWERMETER technology to Indoor Cycling

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4iiii Innovations, a Cochrane, Alberta company, is bringing the same PRECISION powermeter technology used by World Tour cycling teams Quick-Step Floors and Bora-hansgrohe to the increasingly popular indoor cycling market. The waterproof PRECISION is also being used to train the crews of ORACLE TEAM USA in defence of yachting’s America’s Cup.

4iiii CEO Kip Fyfe comments that “we’re proud to offer PRECISION powermeter technology to enhance and personalize the indoor cycling experience. With the expertise of an inspired 4iiii team we’ve adapted the powermeter used by professional cyclists to indoor studio and home use. Now, any bike with a compatible bottom bracket can be a state of the art power bike.”

The Fiiiit powermeter measures the energy a rider produces. 4iiii Product Manager Brandon Riches notes that “accurate powermeters combined with high-level heart rate monitors such as our Viiiiva enable riders to monitor improvements in their fitness and strength as heart rates drop and watts increase.”

Indoor Cycling merges community, cycling, music and professional instruction in an intense workout that burns 300–500 calories an hour.

4iiii Innovations is a major force in running and on/off road cycling, offering a full range of industry leading products including Fiiiit, PRECISION and PRECISION PRO powermeters, Viiiiva heart rate monitors and the Sportiiii performance coach.

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800.218.3095 Ext. 200 
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228 River Ave
Cochrane, AB CAN
T4C 2C1

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A Canadian sports technology Company is helping to power ORACLE TEAM USA to America’s Cup victory

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4iiii Innovations, a Cochrane, Alberta Company, will be aboard ORACLE TEAM USA’s hydro-foiling catamaran when the sleek carbon fiber vessel takes to the waters off Bermuda in the summer of 2017 to defend its victory against New Zealand in 2013.

4iiii CEO Kip Fyfe comments that “we’re proud to be providing PRECISION powermeter technology to monitor the ‘grinders’ who operate the winches on the wingsailed cat. PRECISION is not only the most accurate and lightest powermeter in the world, it’s also completely waterproof. Our proprietary technology, together with the expertise of an inspired 4iiii team, has made the adaptation from land to water possible.

The 4iiii Innovations PRECISION powermeter measures power output and energy in watts. The device is an adaptation of the technology that has made the Company the dominant powermeter on the World Cycling Tour and the choice of Tour de France Quick-Step Floors Cycling Team and BORA – hansgrohe. PRECISION is not only the most accurate and lightest powermeter in the world, it’s also completely waterproof.

ORACLE TEAM USA Skipper Jimmy Spithill notes that that “aside from the wind, all the energy
used to power the hydraulic systems and sail the boat is human generated. The team with the highest output will have a big advantage – and maximizing human power output starts with accurate monitoring.” Ian Burns –Director of Performance for ORACLE TEAM USA adds that “we’ve made substantial gains in power output from our team – in the order of 20% in 3 months and this is mainly due to knowing exactly how the guys work now and optimizing their individual training programs.”

The 34th America’s Cup recorded one of the most remarkable comebacks in sports history, as ORACLE TEAM USA recovered from 8-1 losses to fight through to the final race and claim victory.

4iiii Innovations is a major force in the running and outdoor/indoor cycling disciplines offering a full range of industry leading products including PRECISION and PRECISION PRO powermeters, Viiiiva heart rate monitors and the Sportiiii glasses-mounted performance coach.

 

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Marketing and Communications
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T4C 2C1

 

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Take Your Power Off Road with PRECISION PRO Powermeter for Mountain Bikes

September 21, 2016 (Cochrane, Alberta) – 4iiii Innovations is hitting the trail with PRECISION PRO, the world’s lightest dual-sided powermeter for mountain bikes. Refining the design of the Shimano FC-9000 Dura-Ace PRECISION PRO Powermeter, 4iiii is bringing the PRECISION PRO dual-sided powermeter to the XTR FC-M9000, FC-M9020 and the FC-M8000 cranksets.  

Our PRECISION PRO family has proven to be extremely robust and ready to take on the demanding off road environment,” says Billy Chan, PRECISION Product Manager.  “This dual power meter offering highlights the company’s vision that dependable, affordable powermeters should be accessible to everyone.” 

Ridden and trusted by professional road cyclists already, PRECISION PRO delivers exceptional accuracy and dependability under the most extreme conditions and terrain. PRECISION PRO has carried Etixx – Quick-Step Cycling Team to 50 World Tour victories this season. Having delivered in the harshest conditions on the World Tour, PRECISION PRO is now ready to hit the trails. 

At a total of 18g, the new PRECISION PRO Powermeter for mountain bikes has no peer in the cycling industry.   

PRECISION PRO for mountain bikes will be released in October starting at $749.99 USD for factory install and can be ordered online at www.4iiii.com

The PRECISION PRO powermeter can be seen and experienced at booth 18071 at Interbike in Las Vegas. 

 

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Power Meter of Choice of Etixx – Quick-Step Now Available to Public

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July 22nd, 2016 (Cochrane, Alberta)  – 4iiii Innovations Inc., official partner and supplier of power measurement to Etixx – Quick-Step, announces that the PRECISION PRO dual-side power meter is now available. 

PRECISION PRO, the power meter being used by Etixx – Quick-Step at the Tour de France, is priced at $749.99 through 4iiii’s Factory Install program, including installation on customers Shimano DURA-ACE 9000 cranksets. As an option, 4iiii’s Ride Ready program, offers PRECISION PRO with purchase of a DURA-ACE 9000 crankset through the company. 

Koen Pelgrim, Head Trainer for Etixx – Quick-Step, comments that “4iiii’s PRECISION PRO power meter gives us valuable information about our riders’ shape and condition. It measures both legs independently, while only adding a few extra grams to the bike.” 

PRECISION PRO applies patent-pending 3D strain gauge technology to deliver industry-leading 99%+ power accuracy. Right and left power meters also provide cadence and communicate with each other to create a dynamic backup system increasing redundancy to ensure every ride is measured.

The sophisticated device simplifies connectivity and easy setup as it includes dual ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart wireless protocols for broad cycling computer and device compatibility. Over-the-air firmware upgrades using the 4iiii iOS and Android apps enable riders to stay ahead with 4iiiis latest upgrades and newest features. 

Karel Bergmann, PRECISION Product Manager and Technical Adviser to Etixx – Quick-Step explains that “PRECISION PRO and PRECISION have proven to be solid performers on tour with our  pro teams this year. 4iiii provides reliable accurate power feedback for all levels of athletes, on and off the road.”   

4iiii’s dual-sided PRECISION PRO power meter system has been uniquely designed to guide riders’

4iiii’s PRECISION PRO Dual Power Meter Available this July

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April 14, 2016 (Cochrane, Alberta) – 4iiii Innovations Inc. (4iiii), official partner and supplier of power measurement to the men’s World Tour Team Etixx – Quick-Step, announces that the dual left and right power meter, PRECISION PRO, will be commercially available this July.

This offering will be introduced through the company’s established Factory Install program for $749.99 US and initially installed on customers’ and dealers’ own Shimano’s Dura Ace 9000 cranksets.

This is the first dual model to ship from the long anticipated family of dual (left and right) PRECISION power meters. The company will disclose its roadmap to address dual on a broader family of cranksets in the fall.

PRECISION PRO utilizes the company’s novel, patent pending 3D strain gauge technology to deliver industry-leading 99%+ power accuracy. The right and left power meters communicate creating a dynamic backup system that increases redundancy to ensure every ride is measured. The sophisticated device also provides cadence, broad head unit and device compatibility through both ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart wireless protocols, easy calibration, as well as over-the-air firmware upgrades using the 4iiii iOS and Android apps.

“PRECISION has proven to be a solid performer on and off the road, and now with PRECISION PRO, 4iiii provides reliable accurate power feedback for all levels of athletes,” says Emma Bédard, PRECISION Product Manager. “Power helps riders focus on how their body reacts to training. While single sided power meters meet the needs of most riders, dual sided power provides an extra level of data for those fine tuning their training or those monitoring strength progressions when recovering from an injury.”

The company continues to design its left side power meters with the core capability to upgrade to a dual system when it becomes available. Owners and dealers with left PRECISION power meters on Dura Ace will be able to purchase upgrades online starting in May for a July delivery.

ABOUT 4iiii INNOVATIONS
4iiii Innovations Inc. is a global, Canada-based leader in providing innovative sports electronics to both OEM and retail markets. 4iiii has a complete family of products that take sports technology to a whole new level. The PRECISION power meter, Viiiiva heart rate monitors, Sportiiii heads-up displays as well as the 4iiii and Cliiiimb apps – are all intended to leverage technology for advancing the athletic performances of enthusiasts through to professional athletes. For more information: www.4iiii.com.

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4iiii Innovations Inc.
Marie-Hélène Thibeault
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4iiii Launches Cycling’s First 3D Crank Power Meter

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April 14, 2016 (Cochrane, Alberta) – 4iiii Innovations Inc. (4iiii), a global trendsetter in sport monitoring technology, introduces the industry’s first, patent pending 3D crank based power meter, PRECISION 2.0.

 

“Capturing all forces on the cranks in three dimensions (bend, shear and axial) moves traditional power monitoring a quantum step ahead to improve accuracy and lay the foundation for new features,” says Kip Fyfe, CEO of 4iiii. “This increase in power data quality and quantity is key to empowering coaches and cyclists with the detailed feedback they need to optimize their training and racing.”

 

Using a new streamlined and lightweight pod design and building on the robust technology of its predecessor, PRECISION 2.0 delivers industry-leading 99%+ power accuracy, dependable cadence data, broad head unit and device compatibility through both ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart wireless protocols, easy calibration, as well as over-the-air firmware upgrades using the 4iiii iOS and Android apps.

 

In addition to its novel, patent pending 3D technology, PRECISION 2.0 comes to market in two delivery methods, Factory Install and Ride Ready.

 

Through the company’s custom Factory Install program, users and dealers can send in their compatible left aluminum cranks now for immediate installation. This offering accommodates customers with tight frame/crank clearance combinations and enables riders to utilize compatible cranks not available in the Ride Ready program. With a retail price of $399 US, the Factory Install offering can be purchased now at 4iiii.com and through participating dealers with a current lead time of one to two weeks.

 

With its sights on building strong dealer relationships for the sale of its PRECISION 2.0 power meters, 4iiii introduces the new Ride Ready offering. Available for purchase now and on shelves starting in July, Ride Ready is an off the shelf left crank power meter with initial offering in three Shimano road models and two Shimano mountain bike models. PRECISON 2.0 in Ride Ready starts at $399.99 US.

 

The company’s first left and right dual PRECISION 2.0 configuration, also being announced today, will similarly feature 4iiii’s patent pending 3D technology and be available in July through the Factory Install program.

 

“We designed Ride Ready with dealers in mind, to give customers quick easy access through their preferred specialty bike retailers.” says Chris Nieckar, Brand Channel Manager. “Through the Factory Install option, dealers can also utilize their own crank inventory and add unique value for their customers.”

 

ABOUT 4iiii INNOVATIONS

4iiii Innovations Inc. is a global, Canada-based leader in providing innovative sports electronics to both OEM and retail markets. 4iiii has a complete family of products that take sports technology to a whole new level. The PRECISION power meter, Viiiiva heart rate monitors, Sportiiii heads-up displays as well as the 4iiii and Cliiiimb apps – are all intended to leverage technology for advancing the athletic performances of enthusiasts through to professional athletes.. For more information: www.4iiii.com.

Media Contact
4iiii Innovations Inc.
Marie-Hélène Thibeault
E: info@4iiii.com