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19 November 2014 @ 8:45 AM


SUP through the Amsterdam Canals

Last week we saw Ken surf the river waves in Munichand his European adventure didn’t stop there. Aft…

SUP through the Amsterdam Canals

18 November 2014 @ 10:00 AM


G3X Touch 7-Inch Display Now Available!

We’re excited to announce our new 7-inch G3X Touch display option for experimental amateur-built a…

G3X Touch 7-Inch Display Now Available!

18 November 2014 @ 8:30 AM


Garmin on display at the world's largest marine trade show

The Garmin team is in Amsterdam this week at METS, the worlds largest marine equipment trade show. Among the products on display is the full line of newly-introduced Marine 2015 products, including the high-performance GPSMAP 7400/7600 MFDs and echoMAP combo units with built-in sonar; the Reactor Autopilot series with solid-stat …

14 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 1

This past weekend, I climbed into a Grumman Cheetah to do an Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC) for …

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 1

14 November 2014 @ 9:45 AM


Surf's Up at Oktoberfest

While our VIRB video contest has come to an end, finalist Ken hasn’t stopped adventuring. Last mon…

Surf's Up at Oktoberfest

12 November 2014 @ 2:15 PM


New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

We’re thrilled to offer a new, limited time promotion, which allows even more affordable access to g…

New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

10 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #21

Challenge 21: It’s the final day! Share your 21 day selfie and tell us what you are most proud of …

#StepMore: Challenge #21

9 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #20

Challenge 20: How does your vívo keep you motivated? Share a picture of you being active today usi…

#StepMore: Challenge #20

8 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #19

Challenge 19: It’s been almost 21 days of challenges and you deserve a breath of fresh air. Go on …

#StepMore: Challenge #19

7 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Flying with the Feature-Rich GTR 200 COM

It’s been just over a year since the GTR 200 panel mount COM was introduced for experimental and l…

Flying with the Feature-Rich GTR 200 COM

7 November 2014 @ 11:25 AM


Garmin teams ready to compete at SKA Nationals

The 2014 Mercury SKA National Championshipis this weekend in Biloxi, Mississippi, and Garmin is on-s…

Garmin teams ready to compete at SKA Nationals

7 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #18

Challenge 18: Have you done your steps? Reach 10,000 steps today and take a selfie when you hit th…

#StepMore: Challenge #18

6 November 2014 @ 1:50 PM


John Wick inducted into the Professional Kennel Club's Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Garmins own John Wick for being inducted into the Professional Kennel Clubs Hal…

John Wick inducted into the Professional Kennel Club's Hall of Fame

6 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #17

Challenge 17: Walk a total 4 miles today and take a selfie of your vívo and share the image using …

#StepMore: Challenge #17

5 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #16

Challenge 16: Do 30 minutes of activity at the gym and share your vívo selfie of you in the gym do…

#StepMore: Challenge #16

4 November 2014 @ 1:55 PM


Attention Pilots: Garmin’s Aviation Holiday Handheld Rebate is Back!

Just in time for the holiday season, we’re excited to offer anAviation Holiday Handheld Rebate for s…

Attention Pilots: Garmin’s Aviation Holiday Handheld Rebate is Back!

4 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #15

Challenge 15: Push your limits. Try to get 5,000 more steps than your goal today and share your ví…

#StepMore: Challenge #15

4 November 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin Turns New Mercedes-Benz Van Into Mobile Pro Shop for Golfers

The Garmin automotive OEM group has created a golf-themed concept van that will be showcased in th…

Garmin Turns New Mercedes-Benz Van Into Mobile Pro Shop for Golfers

3 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #14

Challenge 14: What’s your favorite way to keep the move bar away? Challenge yourself to move for a…

#StepMore: Challenge #14

2 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #13

Challenge 13: Have a dog? Share a selfie of you getting your steps in with your favorite four-legg…

#StepMore: Challenge #13

1 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #12

Challenge 12: What activity have you done today to workout? Share a picture of yourself working ou…

#StepMore: Challenge #12

31 October 2014 @ 4:00 PM


Flying Aviation Expo: Parade of Planes!

The first day of the FLYING Aviation Expo has been busy and buzzing with excitement so far and we’…

Flying Aviation Expo: Parade of Planes!

31 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #11

Challenge #11: Instead of driving somewhere, walk. Take a selfie of you at your final walking dest…

#StepMore: Challenge #11

30 October 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Visit Garmin at the First Flying Aviation Expo

The first day of the FLYING Aviation Expo in Palm Springs, California begins tomorrow and Garmin c…

Visit Garmin at the First Flying Aviation Expo

30 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #10

Challenge #10: Don’t forget to work out your calves today. Run the steps outside or in your house …

#StepMore: Challenge #10

29 October 2014 @ 2:15 PM


Hike it Baby-and the HIB 30 Challenge

Hike it Baby: Changing the world one little hike at a time. What is it, you ask?Hike it Baby is a …

Hike it Baby-and the HIB 30 Challenge

29 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #9

Challenge #9: Did you meet your steps goal yet? Take a screen shot of your Steps chart in Garmin C…

#StepMore: Challenge #9

29 October 2014 @ 6:09 AM


Garmin introduces new 2015 Marine line at FLIBS

Were gearing up for the 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this week with some exciting ne…

Garmin introduces new 2015 Marine line at FLIBS

28 October 2014 @ 3:29 PM


Q&A with Triathlete Ben Collins

We caught up with Ben Collins after his Toyota Triple Crown Series victory this weekend at Life Ti…

Q&A with Triathlete Ben Collins

28 October 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Garmin Offers New Cost-Effective ADS-B Solution For General Aviation

Today we’re thrilled to introduce the GDL 84 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) da…

Garmin Offers New Cost-Effective ADS-B Solution For General Aviation

28 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #8

Challenge #8: Workout with a friend. Have your friend take a picture of you working out getting yo…

#StepMore: Challenge #8

27 October 2014 @ 11:30 AM


Oakley Partners with Garmin

Next Evolution of Oakley Airwave™ Snow Goggle with Heads-Up Display to Serve as Wireless Video Di…

Oakley Partners with Garmin

27 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #7

Challenge #7: How does your vívo make you #StepMore? Share a picture of you staying in shape today…

#StepMore: Challenge #7

26 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #6

Challenge #6: It’s football season but you don’t just have to sit in the stadium. Hit the stairs a…

#StepMore: Challenge #6

25 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #5

Challenge #5: Step it up and challenge yourself to get at least 12,000 steps in today. Take a self…

#StepMore: Challenge #5

24 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #4

Challenge #4: Burn 400 calories doing your favorite workout. Tag a picture of yourself working out…

#StepMore: Challenge #4

23 October 2014 @ 11:00 AM


King Air Upgrades and More: Garmin at NBAA, Day 3

The 2014 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention Exhibition has proved to be a h…

King Air Upgrades and More: Garmin at NBAA, Day 3

23 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #3

Challenge #3: It’s fall and that has a lot of people thinking comfort food. How do you snack healt…

#StepMore: Challenge #3

22 October 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Business Aircraft and ADS-B: Garmin at NBAA, Day 2

The weather was perfect for the start of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convent…

Business Aircraft and ADS-B: Garmin at NBAA, Day 2

22 October 2014 @ 8:17 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #2

Challenge #2: Do 30 minutes of activity outside – share your vívo selfie of you outside doing your…

#StepMore: Challenge #2

21 October 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Scenes from NBAA: Day 1

The 2014 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention Exhibition officially opened toda…

Scenes from NBAA: Day 1

21 October 2014 @ 8:00 AM


21 Days: #StepMore Challenge

Challenge #1: We are starting a new habit - #StepMore! Walk 2,000 more steps than you did yesterda…

21 Days: #StepMore Challenge

17 October 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Visit Garmin at NBAA Next Week!

A number of exciting announcements have already been made this week ahead of the 2014 National Bu…

Visit Garmin at NBAA Next Week!

16 October 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Introduces Simple, Stand-Alone ADS-B Solution for Business and Transport Aircraft

Garmin is excited to announce today, strategic partnerships with select members of our Authorized …

Garmin Introduces Simple, Stand-Alone ADS-B Solution for Business and Transport Aircraft

10 October 2014 @ 6:59 PM


Peg’s Posts: Training tips from Kona contender, Timothy O’Donnell

We’re just hours away from the start of the most grueling and most prestigious event in all of triat…

Peg’s Posts: Training tips from Kona contender, Timothy O’Donnell

10 October 2014 @ 8:30 AM


Winterizing Your Marine Electronics

As the 2014 marine season comes to a close, many boats are currently being retired to slips, garag…

Winterizing Your Marine Electronics

9 October 2014 @ 8:50 AM


Shades of Winter-World Premier Oct. 10th

Already considered the raddest womens freeski films, Shades of Winter: PURE premieres this Friday,…

Shades of Winter-World Premier Oct. 10th

8 October 2014 @ 6:59 PM


Peg’s Posts: Connecting with Garmin pro triathletes in Kona

We’re just two days away from the premiere event in triathlon — the world championship competition i…

Peg’s Posts: Connecting with Garmin pro triathletes in Kona

7 October 2014 @ 7:00 PM


Peg’s Posts: Garmin pro triathletes share training tips before Kona

Last week, we launched our new multisport watch, Forerunner 920XT — the sleeker, smarter sibling to …

Peg’s Posts: Garmin pro triathletes share training tips before Kona

5 October 2014 @ 10:00 AM


Event Schedule: Kona 2014

Heading to Kona this week to cheer on the Ironman World Championships? Come hang out with us while…

Event Schedule: Kona 2014