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A Garmin for Every Runner

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Garmin, a name that goes hand in hand with running and one thing we can’t live without. Without a Garmin device runners and many athletes could not show off great running times, track the distances of their run or even plan a proper training! Initially Garmin began selling GPS technology to the U.S. Army, and with that success was then able to expand their product lines and create some of the technological marvels we now use every day. The company strives to create quality products for people and athletes of all levels who want to get more out of life.

 

Designed specifically for athletes Garmin uses the best technology to provide you with every important detail for any training regimen. Garmin sport watches measure performance, track activities and help monitor progress of your individual goals. In addition to running, Garmin multi-sport watches can help you get more out of a variety of sports like hiking, yoga, biking and swimming to name a few.

 

With so many great options, picking the perfect Garmin for you is not always easy, so Fit2Run is here to help! Like with running shoes, the right Garmin for you depends on your fitness goals and preferences. Whether you’re new to running, want to make working out a part of your daily life or looking to upgrade your training game we have the perfect Garmin for you.

The Basics

First, some of the standard features in the most recent Garmin models we carry at Fit2Run:

GPS,GLONASS, GALILEO

Smart notifications

Wrist based heart rate

Personalized daily step goals

Sleep monitoring

Garmin Coach

Waterproof (varying depths per model)

 

Forerunner Series:

Designed specifically for runners. If you're looking to train for a race or make running part of your daily life, this is the Garmin series you want to look into. These watches all have GPS, and range in running specific features like GPS based pace and distance tracking, most important to runners. With advanced training features like Garmin Coach,  this watch can be with you every step of your running journey or your specific training plan.

 

Forerunner 55:

Great for the beginner runner!

The Forerunner 55 is perfect if you're starting in your running journey or you're a runner looking for an easy-to-use GPS watch to keep you motivated. With running settings to choose from like track or treadmill it doesn’t matter if you do your running indoor or outdoors the Forerunner 55 has you covered. And if you decide to add some other workouts into your routine this watch has some sports modes like biking and swimming included to help you keep track of all your activities. 

Additional Distinct Features:

Daily suggested workout

Recovery Advisor 

Race Predictor

Safety tracking feature (via phone) 

Other sports modes: biking, indoor swimming, walk, elliptical and yoga features

Battery life up to 2 weeks in smartwatch Mode; up to 20 hours in GPS mode

 

Forerunner 245:

Perfect for the runner with a training mission! 

The Forerunner 245 helps you train smarter not harder towards any running goal. This GPS smartwatch tracks your stats, crunches the numbers and gets to know all about your performance like your running form and your personal training. With the most in depth training details available this is the watch you want with you when training for a specific goal or if you're a lifetime runner who can’t get enough running details. Also available with music so you can take the tunes on the go without carrying your phone.

 

Additional distinct features: 

Running Dynamics

Live track feature

Virtual Partner 

Training planning and analysis features

Other sports modes: Trail running, Gym & Fitness (cardio and strength), indoor swimming, pilates, Breathworks

Battery life up to 7 days in smartwatch mode; up to 24 hours in GPS mode 

Storage for up to 500 songs, or streaming from select services (245 Music only)

 

Forerunner 945:

For the triathletes and runners who want all the data.

The Forerunner 945 offers the most advanced features in the Garmin Forerunner series. With built in features like full-color onboard maps to guide you on your run, built in music and extended battery life this watch goes with you on any adventure in your on the go lifestyle. 

Additional Distinct features:

Animated on-screen workouts  

Full-color mapping

Turn-by-Turn Navigation

Round-Trip Routing

Music on your wrist

Strava Live segments

Other sports modes: Golfing, open water swimming, multisport (including Triathlon SwimRun), MTB, Ski, Snowboard, XC Ski, Climb, Hike, Stand up paddle board, rowing and Kayak

Extended battery life up to 2 weeks in Smartwatch Mode; Up to 10 hours in GPS mode with music; Up to 36 hours in GPS mode without music

Music memory for up to 1,000 songs 

 

Fenix 6 Series:

Created for the multi-sport athlete. Whether you are involved in multiple sports or your active lifestyle has you on the go with new activities and adventures regularly the Garmin Fenix series watch is the one for you. The unique sophisticated design smoothly takes you from mountain adventure to business meeting. Special details like extended battery life and specific triathlon mode this watch is with you for the long run.

Also available with a Fenix 6 Solar option which features Power Glass solar charging to help further extend your battery life and adventure. 

Distinct features:

Animated workouts

Ultra run activity

XC SKI and Surf Dynamics

Turn-by-turn navigation

Safety and Tracking 

Sports modes: Hiking, Indoor Climbing, Bouldering, Climbing, Mountain Biking, Skiing, Snowboarding, XC Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Kayaking, Surfing, Jumpmaster, Tactical, Running, Ultra Running, Treadmill Running, Indoor Track Running, Trail Running, Virtual Running, Strength, Cardio and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor Rowing, Pilates, Yoga and Golf

Watch face size, Fenix 6S 42 mm diameter, Fenix 6 47mm diameter, Femix 6X 51mm diameter

 

Venu Series:

The ultimate fitness tracker and lifestyle watch. Supporting your healthy lifestyle with all-day health monitoring features that will keep you in tune with your body and mind. Featuring multiple sports apps, long battery life, and bright vivid displays plus a sleek look designed for life and style. Plus select models available with music to keep you motivated through all your workouts.

 

Venu SQ:

Looking to get into fitness without losing style and functionality of a smartwatch?The Venu SQ is the Garmin watch for you!  Perfect for the beginner athlete who wants to participate in a range of activities while keeping track of important health factors. With a variety of sports modes available the Venu SQ will become your gym buddy and health supporter through the learning journey of fitness. Also available with Music so the motivational tunes are right at your wrist whenever you need them!

Distinct Features:

Hydration tracking

Mindful breathing

Create workouts

Safety and tracking features

Sports modes: Strength, Cardio and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Indoor Rowing, Yoga, Pilates and Breathwork, Running, Indoor Track Running, Treadmill Running, Skiing, Snowboarding, XC Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Biking, Indoor Biking, Pool Swimming.

Battery life up to 6 days in Smartwatch mode, Up to 14 hours in GPS mode. 

Venu SQ Music up to 6 days in Smartwatch mode, Up to 6 hours in GPS mode with music, up to 14 hours in GPS mode without music. 

Storage up to 500 songs (Venu SQ Music only)

 

Venu 2:

Take your Fitness journey even further in the latest of the Garmin Venu series. With additional features exclusive to the Venu 2 like animated, on-screen workouts and advanced strength training, this watch will help you monitor your progress, learn to tune into your body and mind so you can live healthy and better every day. 

Additional Distinct Features: 

Animated, on-screen workouts

Create Workouts

Advanced strength training 

Music on your wrist

Sports modes: Strength, Cardio, HIIT and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor Rowing, Yoga, Pilates and Breathwork, Running, Indoor Track Running, Treadmill Running, Hiking, Indoor Climbing, Bouldering, Skiing, Snowboarding, XC Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Biking, Indoor Biking, Pool Swimming

Battery life up to 11 days in Smartwatch mode, up to 12 days in Battery saver smartwatch mode, up to 8 hours in GPS mode with music, up to 22 hours in GPS mode without music.

A favorite among runners and athletes of all levels, Garmin has a perfect fit for everyone. While there are a number of devices you can use to track some data like the distance of a route, no other device provides the high tech, detailed and easy to understand data matched perfectly to your personal lifestyle. From a first time runner to a world champion triathlete and everything in between.

 

Garmin caters modern and high tech devices to all level athletes. 

 

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