Tag Archives: Garmin

Introducing the Forerunner® 230 Train smarter with the latest GPS running watch from Garmin®

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Today we’re excited to announce our latest GPS running watch –the Forerunner 230. The Forerunner 230 keep runners on pace for their next personal record by tracking distance, pace, time, heart rate1 and more. The Forerunner 230 pairs easily with a chest-worn strap which displays heart rate and zones on an easy-to-read, colourful graphic interface, so runners new to tracking ...

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Introducing the Forerunner® 235 The latest GPS running watch with Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate technology

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Today we’re excited to announce the Forerunner 235. The Forerunner 235 is the first product to feature Garmin’s own wrist based technology called,  ‘Elevate wrist heart rate’, which displays heart rate and zones on an easy-to-read, colourful graphic interface, so runners new to tracking heart rate can train more effectively. More than that, the Forerunner 235 will keep runners on ...

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Garmin Vector 2 Power Pedals. Installation done in 15 minutes flat. 

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  The Garmin Vector 2 power pedals are packaged as stylish as a priceless samurai sword. Even in the box it is a thing of beauty. Rather than installing it myself, I opted for the professional treatment. For reviewing purposes I wanted to avoid schoolboy errors during installation. Freewheel Cycology, experts at installing Vector 2 pedals, was the go-to bike shop. ...

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Fact# 20. The Fenix 3 and the Swim Heart Rate Monitor rocks!

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Being able to log your swim heart is a great advantage for swimmers and triathletes. The latest Garmin technology has now made that possible. Today I had the privilege of using the swim heart rate monitor for the first time in the pool. It tells an interesting story. There are 2 straps, and to clarify the difference, herewith an extract ...

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Garmin partners with Pedal Power Association to promote a safer riding environment for cyclists

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Many cyclists are injured in vehicle crashes every year, and of these incidents around 40% occur when a cyclist is hit from behind. So when Garmin launched the first-of-its-kind radar system for bikes, known as Varia rear-view bike radar and Varia smart bike lights, the partnership with a like-minded organization was inevitable. PPA is a Public Benefit Organisation committed to ...

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Garmin Edge 1000: What the Connected Bike Means for Cycling

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Cycling technology has come a long way since we developed our first Edge computer in 2005 and is continuing to evolve faster than ever. The same technology developments that bring connectivity to many aspects of our lives, such as high-speed data connections, low-energy wireless protocols and smaller hardware components, are changing the world of cycling as well. A connected bike ...

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Fact 15. Are you an insomniac? Your Fenix 3 can tell you.

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  If irregular sleeping patterns and insomnia upset your life, the Garmin Fenix 3 might just throw some light on the situation. To illustrate this, I have to make a very public revelation. For years now, I am struggling with exercise induced insomnia. With reluctance I decided to try the sleep monitor of the Fenix 3, but I was very ...

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