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17 March 2015 @ 4:00 PM


Have Questions About ADS-B? Attend a Garmin ADS-B Webinar

As the leaders in ADS-B, we’re committed to educating pilots and helping our customers find the so…

Have Questions About ADS-B? Attend a Garmin ADS-B Webinar

13 March 2015 @ 3:00 PM


A Customer Testimonial: Upgrading to ADS-B

Several months ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Brian at the AOPA Fly-In last October in Frede…

A Customer Testimonial: Upgrading to ADS-B

13 March 2015 @ 9:55 AM


Taking Advantage of the Built-In Sports Apps for vívoactive

Finding balance while living an active lifestyle can be difficult, but vívoactive is here to help.…

Taking Advantage of the Built-In Sports Apps for vívoactive

12 March 2015 @ 9:57 AM


How to Receive Smart Notifications on vívoactive

Vívoactive can not only track your activity, but it can also keep you updated to everything import…

How to Receive Smart Notifications on vívoactive

12 March 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin® Unveils Vantage, The Industry’s Most Comprehensive Line of ADS-B Solutions

Garmin is thrilled today to unveil Garmin Vantage,a family of existing Automatic Dependent Surveil…

Garmin® Unveils Vantage, The Industry’s Most Comprehensive Line of ADS-B Solutions

12 March 2015 @ 7:00 AM


Marianne Huskey, 2012 Angler of the Year, joins Garmin team

Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of Marianne Huskey, professional walleye angler, to its m…

Marianne Huskey, 2012 Angler of the Year, joins Garmin team

11 March 2015 @ 9:55 AM


How to Pair vívoactive with a Smartphone

Before you can start using your vívoactive, you need to pair it with acompatible smartphone. Watch…

How to Pair vívoactive with a Smartphone

11 March 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin Brings Safety Enhancing Electronic Stability and Protection To G3X And G3X Touch Systems That Utilize Garmin Autopilot

Garmin is thrilled to announce theavailability of Electronic Stability and Protection (ESP-X) tech…

Garmin Brings Safety Enhancing Electronic Stability and Protection To G3X And G3X Touch Systems That Utilize Garmin Autopilot

6 March 2015 @ 1:55 PM


Feature Focus: Backlight and Audible Alert on vívofit 2

Vívofit 2 will be in stores soon and we are highlighting two new features in the daily activity tr…

Feature Focus: Backlight and Audible Alert on vívofit 2

6 March 2015 @ 7:59 AM


Garmin® Announces Partnership with Nike+ Running

Garmin is excited to announce today a global partnership with Nike, allowing athletes to connect t…

Garmin® Announces Partnership with Nike+ Running

5 March 2015 @ 12:55 PM


How to Replace your vívofit Battery

If you’ve had vívofit for a year, you might be ready to swap out your batteries. Watch the video a…

How to Replace your vívofit Battery

5 March 2015 @ 9:55 AM


How to Pair vívofit 2 with a Home Computer

Watch the video above or read the step-by-step instructions below to learn how to get the most fro…

How to Pair vívofit 2 with a Home Computer

5 March 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Heli-Expo Day 3: Meet radar altimeter requirements with Garmin

The last day of Heli-Expo is upon us and it’s been an exciting three-day event at the world’s larg…

Heli-Expo Day 3: Meet radar altimeter requirements with Garmin

5 March 2015 @ 7:17 AM


January Aviation eNewsletter Recap

From emails to phone calls and snail mail to text messages, we’re all busy and occasionally don’t …

January Aviation eNewsletter Recap

4 March 2015 @ 5:00 PM


Heli-Expo Day 2: New helicopter solutions from Garmin

Day 2 of Heli-Expo is well on its way today as we recover from a number of new and exciting announce…

Heli-Expo Day 2: New helicopter solutions from Garmin

4 March 2015 @ 10:55 AM


How to Pair vívofit 2 with a Smartphone

Ready to make every step count with vívofit 2? Pair your smartphone with vívofit 2 to get the most…

How to Pair vívofit 2 with a Smartphone

3 March 2015 @ 12:00 PM


Heli-Expo Day 1: Garmin avionics are abundant!

It’s been an exciting start to Day 1 of Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando today and Garmin has sure been bus…

Heli-Expo Day 1: Garmin avionics are abundant!

3 March 2015 @ 10:55 AM


Garmin vívofit 2: Moving Beyond the Basics

After you get started with vívofit 2, it’s time to move beyond the basics and track calories, comp…

Garmin vívofit 2: Moving Beyond the Basics

2 March 2015 @ 3:00 PM


Come See Us at Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando!

We’ve had enough of this cold and snowy Kansas City weather so we’re heading to Florida this week …

Come See Us at Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando!

2 March 2015 @ 1:55 PM


Garmin vívofit 2: Getting Started

Are you ready to start moving with vívofit 2? If you are, watch the video above to get started and…

Garmin vívofit 2: Getting Started

2 March 2015 @ 10:55 AM


Meet the Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team

Garmin is joining Slipstream and Cannondale to create a powerhouse team with a mix of young and ve…

Meet the Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team

2 March 2015 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing Garmin's First Sponsored Snowboarders: Mark McMorris and Silje Norendal

Today were excited to announce the sponsorship of the 2015 Winter X-Games gold medal winning snowb…

Introducing Garmin's First Sponsored Snowboarders: Mark McMorris and Silje Norendal

27 February 2015 @ 3:55 PM


Recap of the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum

This last week, Garmin was an official sponsor at the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum in Orlando, Flor…

Recap of the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum

27 February 2015 @ 11:55 AM


Tips for Training on a Treadmill

In the cold winter months, many runners are forced inside to train on a treadmill. While treadmill…

Tips for Training on a Treadmill

26 February 2015 @ 4:00 PM


Gary Kelley To Receive 2015 AEA Lifetime Achievement Award

Garmin is delighted to announce today that the Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) will be presen…

Gary Kelley To Receive 2015 AEA Lifetime Achievement Award

26 February 2015 @ 1:29 PM


Welcome to the Garmin Fitness Social Media Channels!

We are excited to share that we have officially launched new Garmin Fitness social media channels …

Welcome to the Garmin Fitness Social Media Channels!

26 February 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin Introduces Helicopter-Specific ADS-B Solutions With Industry-First Features

New GDL84H and GDL 88H Offer On Scene Mode, TerminalTraffic and More Today, were thrilled to int…

Garmin Introduces Helicopter-Specific ADS-B Solutions With Industry-First Features

24 February 2015 @ 1:55 PM


Garmin Navigation Comes to Mercedes-Benz E-Class Luxury Cars

It looks like Garmin will continue to grow its partnership with Mercedes Benz, this time on their …

Garmin Navigation Comes to Mercedes-Benz E-Class Luxury Cars

24 February 2015 @ 10:00 AM


Garmin Continues Rollout of ADS-B Approvals For Business Aviation

Gulfstream Selects Garmin ADS-B Out Solution for G200 Business Jet Today, we’re thrilled to anno…

Garmin Continues Rollout of ADS-B Approvals For Business Aviation

24 February 2015 @ 6:01 AM


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

We are excited to announce today a global brand partnership with the Wings for Life World Run, a r…

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

23 February 2015 @ 8:55 AM


Garmin Connect Social Media Update

Last month, we introduced the Garmin Connect Status Page as a better way to inform you in real-tim…

Garmin Connect Social Media Update

22 February 2015 @ 12:55 PM


Q&A with Brent Chapman

Garmin: What are your favorite activities to do in the offseason? Chapman: One of my favorite acti…

Q&A with Brent Chapman

21 February 2015 @ 1:55 PM


Q&A with Stetson Blaylock

Garmin:What fishing technique are you looking to improve the most on this year? Blaylock: As f…

Q&A with Stetson Blaylock

20 February 2015 @ 1:55 PM


Bassmaster Classic Q&A with Jason Christie

As the competitive fishing season moves into its most prestigious tournament this week in the Ba…

Bassmaster Classic Q&A with Jason Christie

20 February 2015 @ 10:00 AM


A Customer Testimonial: An Eye-Opening Flight With ADS-B

I had the pleasure of catching up with a customer who recently started flying with Garmin Pilot o…

A Customer Testimonial: An Eye-Opening Flight With ADS-B

20 February 2015 @ 7:00 AM


Garmin anglers compete at Bassmaster Classic with new Panoptix

Its Day 1 of the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell and Garmin pro anglers Jason Christie, Greg Hackney and Van Soles are competing for the big one at this years Classic equipped Garmin electronics on board, including the new Panoptix All-Seeing Sonar. Panoptix is a revolutionary technology that gives anglers the ability to se …

18 February 2015 @ 4:00 PM


Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 5: Downloads

Last week we highlighted how simple it is to organize and maintain Instrument Approach Procedures …

Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 5: Downloads

18 February 2015 @ 8:26 AM


Garmin grabs partnership with Texas Team Trail

We are partnering with the Texas Team Trail presented by Cabela’s (TXTT) for 2015. Garmin will display its popular line of sonar and GPS devices designed for the freshwater anglers on the Trail. Garmin has been a great partner and has some incredible technology for anglers and outdoorsmen, said Mike Hastings, Texas Team Trail t …

17 February 2015 @ 12:55 PM


CUBE Action Team Sponsorship

Garmin is proud to announce our sponsorship of the CUBE Action Team for 2015. This elite team is b…

CUBE Action Team Sponsorship

12 February 2015 @ 2:00 PM


New Pilot Training Opportunities at Garmin!

We are thrilled to announce expanded pilot training opportunities for 2015, which will include mor…

New Pilot Training Opportunities at Garmin!

12 February 2015 @ 9:30 AM


Introducing Panoptix All-Seeing Sonar

The Miami Boat Show kicked off today where we introduced Panoptix All-Seeing Sonar, arevolutionary sonar technology that gives mariners the ability to see all around their boat in real-time – forwards, backwards, sideways, and down – even while stationary. Garmin Panoptix is a multi-beam transducer that utilizes a phased-array s …

11 February 2015 @ 2:00 PM


Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 4: Charts

Last week we looked at the trip planning section within Garmin Pilot, which highlighted importing …

Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 4: Charts

11 February 2015 @ 6:31 AM


Garmin makes a splash at the Miami Boat Show

Garmin announced a slew of new products in conjunction with this years Miami International Boat Show…

Garmin makes a splash at the Miami Boat Show

10 February 2015 @ 1:35 PM


Garmin Announces Sponsorship of Red Bull Air Race World Championship

Today we are excited to announce our sponsorship with the Red Bull Air Race World Championship, in…

Garmin Announces Sponsorship of Red Bull Air Race World Championship

9 February 2015 @ 3:55 PM


Recap: Week 6 on the #PathToFit

We are already six weeks into 2015 and our #PathToFit bloggers have provided great tips on how to …

Recap: Week 6 on the #PathToFit

9 February 2015 @ 11:01 AM


Garmin VIRB and quatix help sailors race to the finish line in the M32 Cup

The Garmin VIRB Elite captured all the action of the M32 Cup catamaran races that were held over four days in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmo, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark. Anchored to the racer’s helmet with a strap mount, the VIRB Elite HD Action Camera filmed every move the sailors made throughout the racing events. VIRB’s …

4 February 2015 @ 2:00 PM


Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 3: Trip Planning

Last week we highlighted the rich features within Garmin Pilot that make navigating the map page e…

Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 3: Trip Planning

2 February 2015 @ 3:25 PM


Recap: Week 5 on the #PathToFit

The month of February has just begun and springtime is once again in our sights. With only two weeks…

Recap: Week 5 on the #PathToFit

30 January 2015 @ 1:50 PM


Tips for Running in the Snow

Michele, owner ofNYCRunningMama, lives in Staten Island and has been running outside the past week…

Tips for Running in the Snow

28 January 2015 @ 2:00 PM


Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 2: Navigating the Moving Map

Last week we kicked off our six-part Garmin Pilot blog series by highlighting features that make f…

Flying with Garmin Pilot Series, Part 2: Navigating the Moving Map