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Introducing the Forerunner® 225 – the First Garmin® GPS Running Watch with Wrist-Based Heart Rate from Mio, Developers of Industry-Leading Optical Heart Rate Technology

May 12, 2015
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Forerunner 225, the first Garmin GPS running watch that measures heart rate at the wrist. The Forerunner 225 will integrate industry-leading optical heart rate technology developed by…
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Garmin® Announces Vector™ 2 and Vector 2S – a Dual- and Single-Sensing Power Meter Featuring Entirely Redesigned Pedal Pods

April 16, 2015
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Outdoor
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced Vector 2 and Vector 2S, the next generation of the company’s innovative pedal-based power meters. Like their predecessors, Vector 2 and Vector 2S measure power directly at the pedal, where…

Introducing VIRB® X and VIRB XE, the Next Generation Action Cams from Garmin®

April 13, 2015
Automotive, Featured Releases, Aviation, Sports & Fitness, Outdoor, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the next generation of HD action cameras, VIRB X and VIRB XE. Compact and capable of shooting rich, high-definition, wide-angle footage, VIRB X and XE boast an all-new form factor allowing…

Garmin® Announces Sponsorship of Red Bull X-Alps Adventure Race

March 18, 2015
Sports & Fitness, Outdoor, Wearables
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a sponsorship of the Red Bull X-Alps adventure race as the official partner, providing action cameras, GPS watches and GPS handhelds. Beginning July 5, 2015, athletes from across the…

Garmin® Announces Sponsorship of Professional Snowboarders and 2015 X-Games Gold Medalists Mark McMorris and Silje Norendal

March 2, 2015
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Outdoor
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the sponsorship of the 2015 Winter X-Games gold medal winning snowboarders Mark McMorris and Silje Norendal as their official action cam and watch provider. Both riders will be…

Garmin® Announces Global Brand Partnership with the Wings for Life World Run

February 24, 2015
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Corporate
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a global brand partnership with the Wings for Life World Run, a running and wheelchair event to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for spinal cord injury. To assist the race’s mission…

Introducing the Garmin® Approach™ S5 GPS Golf Watch Featuring Color Touchscreen and CourseView Maps

January 20, 2015
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Outdoor, Wearables
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the slim, lightweight Approach S5 GPS golf watch. Boasting a high-res color display, the Approach S5 comes preloaded with CourseView mapping for…

Garmin® Acquires Assets of iKubu®, Developer of Backtracker Bike Radar

January 14, 2015
Sports & Fitness, Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has acquired the assets of iKubu (Pty) Ltd., a privately-held designer of computer vision and radar systems for the cycling market. iKubu was in the final stages of developing the Backtracker low-energy…

Garmin® Announces Partnership with Jonathan Adler; Introduces Line of vívofit® Accessory Bands

January 5, 2015
CES 2015, Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a partnership with renowned potter, designer and author Jonathan Adler, introducing a collection of chic, pattern-printed accessory bands for the company’s popular daily activity tracker…
vívofit 2 Lineup

Garmin® Announces vívofit® 2 – An Activity Tracker with Interchangeable Design Options to Stay Fashionably Active

January 5, 2015
CES 2015, Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced vívofit 2 – adding features to the company’s popular daily activity tracker to help users stay active no matter the occasion. Vívofit 2’s new features help users develop lifelong healthy habits. In addition to the…