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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

3 October 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Visit Garmin at the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In!

For many pilots, nothing compares to spending a Saturday at the airport, at a fly-in, or simply sw…

Visit Garmin at the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In!

2 October 2014 @ 12:55 PM


Biggest Loser Tip from Trainer Dolvett

If you havent noticed, Biggest Loser contestants are sporting the vívofit this season. As we all know, when you are trying to loose weight, the data is important. Trainer Dolvett talks about how the vívofit and the Biggest Loser have teamed up together to help the contestants monitor their activity and achieve their goals. His …

2 October 2014 @ 8:17 AM


Garmin Navigation Comes to Honda Models in Europe, Russia and South America

Today, we announcedthat Honda has selected Garmin as the navigation provider for future Civic and CR…

Garmin Navigation Comes to Honda Models in Europe, Russia and South America

1 October 2014 @ 3:30 PM


Chelsea: The Ultimate VIRB Adventure Champion

After three epic trips, 14 days of voting and tens of thousands of votes and video views, the Ulti…

Chelsea: The Ultimate VIRB Adventure Champion

1 October 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Overcome ‘Garmin Withdrawl’ at our Aviation Seminars

It’s been a while since the latest tradeshow or airshow, so long that you might have found yourself …

Overcome ‘Garmin Withdrawl’ at our Aviation Seminars

1 October 2014 @ 6:01 AM


Garmin® Announces Additional Features Available on Garmin Connect™

We’re excited to announce additional features for Garmin Connect, our free online community that let…

Garmin® Announces Additional Features Available on Garmin Connect™

1 October 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing the Forerunner® 920XT from Garmin® – a multisport GPS watch with advanced running dynamics and connected features

Were excited to today announce the Forerunner 920XT – a multisport GPS watch with advanced running…

Introducing the Forerunner® 920XT from Garmin® – a multisport GPS watch with advanced running dynamics and connected features

30 September 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing Hunt View Maps: Essential Mapping Data for Hunters

Today were excited to announceHunt View Maps, a series of preloaded microSD cards containing land …

Introducing Hunt View Maps: Essential Mapping Data for Hunters

29 September 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Angle of Attack System – FAA Approved and Shipping!

Angle of attack, despite sounding a bit dramatic, is defined as the acute angle between the chord …

Garmin Angle of Attack System – FAA Approved and Shipping!

28 September 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Peg’s Posts: Front runners in fitness

Garmin associates were recently given a history lesson detailing how a few engineers stumbled on an…

Peg’s Posts: Front runners in fitness

25 September 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Plan, File and Fly Easier with Garmin Pilot, Android 4.0

I vividly recall sitting down with my flight instructor for the first time and discussing cross-coun…

Plan, File and Fly Easier with Garmin Pilot, Android 4.0

24 September 2014 @ 4:00 PM


Fly Kansas Air Tour Highlights Aviation Careers

For the last several decades, there has been a slow and steady decline in the number of active pil…

Fly Kansas Air Tour Highlights Aviation Careers

24 September 2014 @ 12:30 PM


Introducing Connect IQ: The First-Ever Open Platform for Garmin Wearables

Today we are excited to announce Connect IQ, the first-ever open platform for third-party develope…

 Introducing Connect IQ: The First-Ever Open Platform for Garmin Wearables

23 September 2014 @ 9:03 AM


Beechjet 400A Takes Flight With Garmin G5000

Here at Garmin we are excited to announce the G5000 Integrated Flight Deck took to the skies for t…

Beechjet 400A Takes Flight With Garmin G5000

22 September 2014 @ 6:00 AM


New VIRB Mounts Available Now!

Just in time for hunting season, we are excited to announce three new mounts for Garmin VIRB and V…

New VIRB Mounts Available Now!

18 September 2014 @ 4:02 PM


Advanced Avionics and Autopilots – ESP vs. USP

As aircraft, avionics and autopilots become more advanced and packed with enhanced features, it’s …

Advanced Avionics and Autopilots – ESP vs. USP

16 September 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing fēnix 2 Special Edition

Today were excited to announce a special editionfēnix 2 bundle. Complete with a bold red band an…

Introducing fēnix 2 Special Edition

15 September 2014 @ 12:58 PM


Peg’s Posts: See a Team Garmin-Sharp Pro be a Hero

It’s not often you see a pro cyclist pulling double duty as sag support on a ride, but it happened n…

Peg’s Posts: See a Team Garmin-Sharp Pro be a Hero

12 September 2014 @ 2:26 PM


Canadian Fishing Team Continues Winning in 2014

Chris and Cory Johnston have had quite the summer. Weve told you about how well theyve done in numer…

Canadian Fishing Team Continues Winning in 2014

11 September 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Why Are You Waiting… For An Avionics Upgrade?

Thinking about upgrading the avionics in your airplane in time for the cold-weather flying season?…

Why Are You Waiting… For An Avionics Upgrade?

9 September 2014 @ 9:09 AM


Cessna Citation CJ3+ Receives Certification Featuring G3000

Last Friday Textron Aviation celebrated as the new CJ3+ achieved FAA certification. Also adding to…

Cessna Citation CJ3+ Receives Certification Featuring G3000

6 September 2014 @ 2:55 PM


Where were you 10 years ago? Meb Keflezighi reflects.

10 years ago, the Olympics were taking place in Athens. While that may seem like a lifetime ago …

Where were you 10 years ago? Meb Keflezighi reflects.

4 September 2014 @ 2:00 PM


A Triple Emergency in a Twin Cessna

The original panel from Dons Cessna 340 Not long ago, an email came across my inbox and within th…

A Triple Emergency in a Twin Cessna

4 September 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Join the Movement with vívosmart, the New Activity Tracker with Smart Notifications

Today we are excited to announcevívosmart(veevo-smart)– a stylish activity tracker with smart noti…

Join the Movement with vívosmart, the New Activity Tracker with Smart Notifications

3 September 2014 @ 5:12 PM


Challenge Complete: Father/Son Team Sets the Bar in Boating Race

In June, we told you about a father/son team that was setting out on quite the adventure: circumnavi…

Challenge Complete: Father/Son Team Sets the Bar in Boating Race

3 September 2014 @ 6:00 AM


New nüvi® Advanced Series Features Foursquare® Data, Large Multi-Touch Displays

Today, weannounced the 2014 nüvi Advanced Series, combining 5, 6, and 7-inch multi-touch glass dis…

New nüvi® Advanced Series Features Foursquare® Data, Large Multi-Touch Displays

2 September 2014 @ 9:15 AM


Garmin Aviation Product Support: #1 for 11 Consecutive Years!

Congratulations Garmin! I am excited to announce for the eleventh year in a row, Garmin’s Aviatio…

Garmin Aviation Product Support: #1 for 11 Consecutive Years!

30 August 2014 @ 9:50 AM


VIRB Summer Fun

With Labor Day Weekend upon us, summer is quickly coming to a close. Kids are heading back to scho…

VIRB Summer Fun

27 August 2014 @ 1:58 PM


Peg's Posts: Team Garmin visits after Colorado victories

Within hours of celebrating a stage win for Alex Howes and a 2nd place finish overall for Tom Daniel…

Peg's Posts: Team Garmin visits after Colorado victories

26 August 2014 @ 9:47 AM


A Student's First Solo Flight

As a flight student, your first solo flight in an airplane is a huge accomplishment. Many pilots c…

A Student's First Solo Flight

26 August 2014 @ 6:01 AM


Introducing Cycling Dynamics from Garmin® – revolutionary cycling metrics for Vector™ power meter

Were excited to announce Cycling Dynamics – revolutionary metrics on the dual-sensing Vector™ peda…

Introducing Cycling Dynamics from Garmin® – revolutionary cycling metrics for Vector™ power meter

26 August 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing Vector™ S from Garmin® – a single-sensing power meter that measures where it matters

Were excited to announce today Vector S – a single-sensing pedal-based power meter. Measuring forc…

Introducing Vector™ S from Garmin® – a single-sensing power meter that measures where it matters

20 August 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Pilot Expands Coverage into Canada

Just last month, Garmin announced worldwide coverage for iPad and iPhone so pilots around the glob…

Garmin Pilot Expands Coverage into Canada

19 August 2014 @ 10:30 AM


Celebrate National Aviation Day with Garmin!

Today is National Aviation Day in the United States, a day where aviation enthusiasts celebrate th…

Celebrate National Aviation Day with Garmin!

19 August 2014 @ 8:00 AM


VIRB Elite Wins Field & Stream Best of the Best Award

Today we are excited to announce that the VIRB Elite action cam has won Field Stream’s 2014 Best …

VIRB Elite Wins Field & Stream Best of the Best Award

17 August 2014 @ 4:59 PM


Q&A with Team Garmin-Sharp's Tom Danielson

We caught up with Team Garmin-Sharps Tom Danielson after his repeat championship at the Tour of Ut…

Q&A with Team Garmin-Sharp's Tom Danielson

14 August 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Exploring Useful Features of the G1000 Flight Deck

Throughout a number of my longer cross-country flights, I am guilty of scrolling through pages upo…

Exploring Useful Features of the G1000 Flight Deck

13 August 2014 @ 8:49 AM


Fishing Pro Staffer Rolling in the Wins with Garmin

Last month, we told you about Bob Laskey, a member of our Garmin fishing pro staff that won a local …

Fishing Pro Staffer Rolling in the Wins with Garmin

12 August 2014 @ 9:24 AM


Don’t Wait Until It's Too Late – Receive the Benefits of ADS-B Today!

Modifying the panel of any aircraft requires careful consideration, precise planning and an unders…

Don’t Wait Until It's Too Late – Receive the Benefits of ADS-B Today!

8 August 2014 @ 9:00 AM


How to Plan Road Trips with the víago Navigation App

Road trips are a great way to escape the daily grind of the office and discover new places around …

How to Plan Road Trips with the víago Navigation App

7 August 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Tim Casey, An Icon in the Avionics Industry Retires

Working 23 years at any one company is an accomplishment, but even more of an achievement when t…

Tim Casey, An Icon in the Avionics Industry Retires

6 August 2014 @ 1:00 PM


2,200 Mile Marrow Quest with the Garmin Edge 810

At the beginning of June our friend Steve Matchett started a journey to raise awareness for bone mar…

2,200 Mile Marrow Quest with the Garmin Edge 810

5 August 2014 @ 12:00 PM


A Recap of AirVenture 2014 with Garmin

The world’s largest airshow (also known as, the “world’s greatest aviation celebration”) in Oshkos…

A Recap of AirVenture 2014 with Garmin

5 August 2014 @ 8:30 AM


How to Receive Weather Information on Your Nüvi Device

Keeping an eye on weather conditions is an important safety measure for drivers, especially on lon…

How to Receive Weather Information on Your Nüvi Device

4 August 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Applications Strava, MapMyFitness and Endomondo

Garmin is excited to announce API partnerships today with leading fitness applications Strava, MapMy…

Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Applications Strava, MapMyFitness and Endomondo

30 July 2014 @ 12:08 PM


Team Fa-La-Me Repeats Bermuda Triple Crown with Garmin

The Bermuda Triple Crown Billfish Championship just celebrated its 10-year anniversary and, for th…

Team Fa-La-Me Repeats Bermuda Triple Crown with Garmin