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The Ultimate Guide To Online Dating

The app Hornet, which caters to the gay male community, has seen a 30-percent increase in social feed engagement since social distancing measures began in mid-March, according to CEO Christof Wittig. And the dating app Tinder reported that it saw more engagement on March 29 than on any other day in its history, with more than 3 billion users swiping to connect with people, according to an April 1 press release. In 2020, online dating revenue in the U.S. amounted to 602 million U.S. dollars, and it is projected to reach 755 billion U.S. dollars by 2024. The number of users is also expected to see an annual increase, with 53.3 million Americans expected to use internet dating services in 2024, up from 44.2 million users in 2020. That year, paying customers accounted for approximately 15 percent of U.S. online dating users. While many dating sites and apps are free, some platforms use a freemium pricing model that supports online purchases.

  • Some online dating apps have been working on implementing new features to prevent catfishing—other companies are even producing AI intelligence to fend against it.
  • The revenue from this industry and its frequency of use are astronomical.
  • Even if the person you’re meeting volunteers to pick you up, avoid getting into a vehicle with someone you don’t know and trust, especially if it’s the first meeting.
  • OkCupidwas created in 2004 by a group of friends from Harvard University.

When you engage in social events where you’re likely to meet new people, the pool of those who are single and looking is much smaller than when you’re on an app or dating site where everyone is in the same boat as you. Research shows, however, there are negative side effects of online dating, particularly for young women. People cite the obvious reasons for being on dating apps, such as seeking a long-term partner or a sexual encounter; the split is fairly even.

Cali Raised LED Lighting The Way

 

Cali Raised LED offers a diverse line of products catered to off-road enthusiasts and weekend warriors alike. Whether you drive a Toyota, a RAM, a Chevy, or even a Lexus GX 460 Cali Raised offers products for your next adventure. Visibility is everything when adventuring. Cali Raised has got your back to keep the adventure ahead bright and clear.

Most well known for their Toyota lineup, Cali Raised LED offers products for the 4Runner (us!), Tundra, Tacoma, and Sequoia platforms. Cali Raised LED understands the quality, integrity, and support demanded of this market. Their product line covers everything light related to bed racks and rock sliders. Without them, venturing many of the places our 4Runner has taken us would be a little more difficult.

Got all your lighting needs covered? Take a look at their USA made rock sliders, interior mounts, and roof racks. Cali Raised pays attention to close detail as well as offering powder coat options, including bed liner. With a number of different products available it is clear that they are working towards becoming an all in one company. We have had the opportunity to utilize some of their products on our vehicles over the last few months. It has been our experience that they have done a fantastic job lighting our way and giving us a step up to more adventures.

When it comes to product installs there is nothing easier than watching Blake, the owner, take you through step by step installs on their website as well as YouTube. Lead times on their products range depending upon what you order. Lights and brackets seem to ship within days of ordering while racks and sliders take a few weeks. When that Cali Raised box is finally delivered it is well worth the wait! Throw your new products on and hit the trails with confidence.

Starting in 2020, Cali Raised LED is a proud partner of the T4R Experience. When you attend the free event you might be lucky enough to win one of their raffles! Their dedication to the outdoor and off road world is made evident not only in the quality of their product but in the actions of the team themselves. It is companies like Cali Raised that help us grow off-roading, overlanding, and help keep trails open and the spirit of adventure alive!

 

Gear Aid Joins T4RX

Gear Aid offers such a diverse line of products catered to off-road enthusiasts and outdoor warriors alike that we just HAD to partner with them. From gear repair to lighting up the night you can be rest assured that Gear Aid has your back. If it wasn’t for their innovation and creativity we would lose more gear and spend more money than needed to keep doing what we love. Gear Aid has been trusted for nearly 40 years and now we know why!

Gear Aid started fixing gear in 1981 when SCUBA divers realized Aquaseal was stronger than their wetsuits. Shortly after, they expanded into anti-fog, sealants, repair tapes, water repellents, cleaners, camouflage, and more. Now, they’re known as the go-to care and repair company for the Outdoor, Sporting Goods, and SCUBA industries. With more than 100 products that share the same quality, innovation, and utility as Aquaseal, outdoor enthusiasts rely on Gear Aid for products that last. Because they believe your gear should last.

Whether you’re camping, fishing, hunting, or off roading you will encounter times where you need to fix your gear. Gear Aid takes the time to teach people how to keep their well loved and expensive gear in like new condition, thereby increasing performance, saving money, and consuming less in the process. If you’re using one of their lights, camouflage wrap, or tube of glue, you’ll get the best performance on the market.

Once you’ve placed your order Gear Aid strives to ship your order within 1 to 2 days. Typical shipping times range between 3 to 7 days so you can fix your gear quickly and get back out to doing what you love. The Gear Aid lights are top notch which is why we carry one in every rig we have with the utmost confidence.

Starting in 2020, Gear Aid is a proud partner of the T4R Experience. When you attend the free event you might be lucky enough to win one of their raffles! Their dedication to the outdoor and off road world is made evident not only in the quality of their product but in the actions of the team themselves. It is companies like Gear Aid that help us grow off-roading, overlanding, and help keep trails open and the spirit of adventure alive!

 

A Tough Event Needs A Tuff Possum.

Tuff Possum Gear has a family first mindset that Team4Runner is proud to welcome as a partner this year. When you take organization and storage space as seriously as we do, you will quickly realize that a simple pouch can go beyond what you had imagined. If you hunt, fish, hike, off road, or do anything else outside, you will find being better organized could just save your life.

Tuff Possum Gear is family owned and operated leaving little to chance when it comes to quality of products and customer service. With products small enough to organize your pockets you can be certain that they will have a product to fit your needs. Here at Team4Runner we find the use of the possibles pouch to be just the thing to keep important tools on hand and in a place where they can easily be found.

When it comes to ordering a Tuff Possum Gear product you can be assured that your order is in stock and ready to ship as soon as you finish the checkout process. They take great pride in only selling in stock items to eliminate that usual headache one may feel when ordering products from a larger company with lead times. You can expect your item to ship within 1 to 3 days after ordering and then the wait is on till you receive your new storage and organization gear!

Starting in 2020, Tuff Possum Gear is a proud partner of the T4R Experience. Not only do they offer product information at these events but you might be lucky enough to win one of their raffles! Tuff Possum Gear makes it possible for us to clean the trails in every state we host an event. Each product is proudly made right here in the U.S.A. and is backed by a limited warranty. It is companies like Tuff Possum Gear that help us grow off-roading, overlanding, and help keep trails open and the spirit of adventure alive!

 

 

 

 

Bungee around at T4RX!

 

Bungee cords have been around before World War I and there have been many changes since then. You have more than likely used a Bungee Cord of some sort throughout your lifetime. You also know that after some time they tend to break down and lose their elasticity.

Bihlerflex introduced a new technology made in house called FlexaPure which allows for extra stretching capability along with memory retention to keep it from wearing out. At T4RX we will put this new technology to the test. Bihlerflex helps us and our attendees keep gear secure while pushing our rigs to the limit!

Bihlerflex has also extended its products to our favorite off- Road companions, our dogs. We have already picked up a few for our four-legged friends. From innovative leashes to fun toys, Bihlerflex has what you’re looking for. Support T4RX by following Bihlerflex at:

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Thank You, Georgia!

With only a 3 week heads up we pulled off the first of hopefully many T4R Experience events. Starting in beautiful North Georgia we were blessed with great weather, AMAZING people, awesome vehicles, the cutest dogs and a feel good environment that will be tough to beat. Thank you for the good vibes! You were an amazing group!
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Made possible by some of the best brands in the world we have to give major thanks to Firestone Tires, C4 Fabrication, Dobinsons Spring & Suspension USA LLC, Extreme LED Light Bars, Freespirit Recreation, Dometic, Bihlerflex, LLC, Voodoo Ride & Local Toyota Dealers . These brands remind us that its not always about selling a product… sometimes it’s just about having a good time!
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Florida & North Carolina You’re Next!
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Dobinsons Suspensions Joins T4RX 2018!

We are happy to announce Dobinsons Springs USA has partnered with T4RX. Established in 1953 in Queensland, Australia, Reg Dobinson, a blacksmith, honed his spring repair skill that led him to create high quality suspension. Today, Dobinsons has become an international industry leader in suspensions.

With state of the art design and technology at an affordable price Dobinsons is blazing a trail in the off-road industry. Our team has run a variety of Dobinsons products for over a year including three T4RX events and can confidently say, Dobinsons has exceeded our expectations. Support T4RX by following Dobinsons at:

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Cooling NASA, Cooling T4RX: Dometic Partners with T4RX

 

T4RX is proud to partner with the leading cooling standard in the industry, Dometic. As recent as 2011, NASA reached out to Dometic for help with their next out of this world exploration sting and Dometic delivered.

Dometic is known for its many cooling solutions but its mobile cooling division stands out for its compact size and versatility. If you have ever wanted to keep your food and beverages constantly cooled, Dometic has what you’re looking for. With different sizes for different rigs, Dometic fridges keep you on your trail longer and take you beyond the need for ice. Make sure to check out dealers local to you and snag yourself one before your next trip! Support T4RX by following Dometic at:

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Southeast Toyota Joins T4RX

We are excited to announce our partnership with Southeast Toyota, the sole distributor of Toyota vehicles in the Southeastern United States.  In 1939, Jim Moran began a journey in entrepreneurship by purchasing a Sinclair gas station, not long after he purchased his first car dealership and launched a lifetime career in car sales. Today, Southeast Toyota is known nationwide as a leader in all things Toyota and Lexus.

The T4R team recently visited the headquarters of Southeast Toyota and brought along some of our rigs and we were happy to meet the SET team. Southeast Toyota will be supporting T4RX in a variety of ways so lets show them the same by following Southeast Toyota at:

 

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Bumper to Bumper protection with C4Fab

All of our rigs come with stock bumpers that make our rides look nice, but when you are out on the trail you will need something quite a bit different to get you through. If there is one non-negotiable addition to your off-road experience, it is well built and durable armor. C4 Fabrication is a proven armor manufacturer with an off road pedigree that is unparalleled.

We are excited to announce our partnership with C4Fab as part of the T4R Experience. Quite a bit of our staff runs C4Fab products and they have kept us protected from damage for years. All while keeping our rigs looking great. Support TRX by following C4Fab at:

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