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9 February 2016 @ 5:32 PM


Top 10 North American Hunts: #10 – South Dakota Pheasants

If a South Dakota pheasant hunt isn’t on your bucket list, it should be. After all, it didn’t earn…

Top 10 North American Hunts: #10 – South Dakota Pheasants

9 February 2016 @ 1:00 PM


Get To Know Your Health Stats With Garmin and higi

Encouraging large populations of people to adopt healthy habits easily and consistently is the end…

Get To Know Your Health Stats With Garmin and higi

9 February 2016 @ 10:25 AM


For The Love of Running

Enjoy this guest blog from Garmin Ambassador KatieRingley who shares her love and passion for run…

For The Love of Running

9 February 2016 @ 8:56 AM


Garmin Introduces Next Generation of All-In-One ADS-B Transponders

We are excited to announce the GTX 345 and GTX 335 all-in-one ADS-B transponders designed to provi…

Garmin Introduces Next Generation of All-In-One ADS-B Transponders

8 February 2016 @ 2:55 PM


Navigating through the Mount Rainier Backcountry with Scott Kranz

Scott Kranz is one of the world’s leading adventure photographers. His work has been featured in man…

Navigating through the Mount Rainier Backcountry with Scott Kranz

8 February 2016 @ 11:55 AM


Happy Chinese New Year!

Today, February 8th 2016 is the celebration of Chinese New Year! Also called the Lunar New Year or t…

Happy Chinese New Year!

5 February 2016 @ 10:25 AM


Lessons Learned Through Ironman Training

Enjoy this guest blog from Garmin Ambassador Stephanie Johnsonwho shares the lessons shes learned …

Lessons Learned Through Ironman Training

4 February 2016 @ 2:55 PM


Connect IQ: Hiking with Crumbs!

Navigation tools are crucial for those who hike and trek into the wilderness, so without these adv…

Connect IQ: Hiking with Crumbs!

4 February 2016 @ 10:15 AM


Q&A with Extreme Cyclist Stuart Barrington

We first wrote about Stuart last Fall while he was training for his “Everesting” ride. Five months…

Q&A with Extreme Cyclist Stuart Barrington

4 February 2016 @ 8:44 AM


Statement On Garmin Connect Mobile Security

The security of our users’ data is extremely important to us. We continually work on making improvements to our software and devices, and we are committed to responding quickly to identified issues. We are working diligently to provide an updated version of Garmin Connect Mobile with enhanced data encryption. These updates for A …

3 February 2016 @ 10:45 AM


New Year. New You. New Goals. More Recovery.

Out with the old, in with the new! 2016 is here to stay,and as usual, health clubs are packed! The…

New Year. New You. New Goals. More Recovery.

3 February 2016 @ 8:00 AM


Atlantic City Boat Show

The Atlantic City Boat Show is underway and we have three reasons why you need to come see us! GP…

Atlantic City Boat Show

2 February 2016 @ 4:04 PM


Cameron Hanes: The Quest to Become the Ultimate Predator

We sat down with extreme bowhunter, fitness enthusiast, and apex predator Cameron Hanes to get to …

Cameron Hanes: The Quest to Become the Ultimate Predator

2 February 2016 @ 2:55 PM


The Sweitzer Family: Cuba, Beautiful Decay

The adventurous family with ambitions to travel the world is back with another trip update. The Sw…

The Sweitzer Family: Cuba, Beautiful Decay

2 February 2016 @ 10:25 AM


Don't Dread the Tread!

It’s winter. It’s cold. It’s snowing. Nothing new to report here. So if you are training for a lat…

Don't Dread the Tread!

29 January 2016 @ 5:22 PM


Don’t Yell

By: John Wick This subject is discussed and debated wherever dog trainers gather. Like most ques…

Don’t Yell

29 January 2016 @ 2:55 PM


Best Ski Resorts in North America

With winter in full motion, it’s time to get outdoors and make the best of the cold months. There …

Best Ski Resorts in North America

29 January 2016 @ 8:00 AM


Seattle Busy with Boat Show and Clipper Stopover

Seattle is a great boating city and this year will be a stopover in the Clipper Round the World Race…

Seattle Busy with Boat Show and Clipper Stopover

28 January 2016 @ 2:00 PM


Get more from vívosmart HR with this update

We’re excited to announce additional features for the vívosmart HR witharecent software updateavai…

Get more from vívosmart HR with this update

28 January 2016 @ 9:25 AM


5 Pieces of Advice for Balancing Family and Fitness

Enjoy this guest blog from Garmin Ambassador Bre Carter who shares her advice for making both fami…

5 Pieces of Advice for Balancing Family and Fitness

27 January 2016 @ 5:20 PM


U.S. Sport Aviation Expo Recap

Pilots had the opportunity to escape the cold winter weather flying that engulfs much of the country…

U.S. Sport Aviation Expo Recap

27 January 2016 @ 2:55 PM


The Wandering Trio: Garmin VIRB Review

Three recent college graduates set out on a life-changing adventure to Peru. One of the adventurer…

The Wandering Trio: Garmin VIRB Review

26 January 2016 @ 10:49 AM


Garmin Sport PRO: Simple and Intuitive e-Collar Training

Sporting dog owners are celebrating the release of the new Garmin Tri-Tronics Sport PRO, as its fe…

Garmin Sport PRO: Simple and Intuitive e-Collar Training

26 January 2016 @ 5:55 AM


Introducing the Garmin Approach S20: the golfing partner that doubles as an everyday watch

Today we are announcing the Approach S20 GPS golf watch. Stylish, sleek and lightweight, this ve…

Introducing the Garmin Approach S20: the golfing partner that doubles as an everyday watch

26 January 2016 @ 5:55 AM


Introducing the Approach G10: The smallest golf GPS device from Garmin

Today we are pleased to announce the Approach G10, a sleek, pocket-sized golf GPS device that fi…

Introducing the Approach G10: The smallest golf GPS device from Garmin

26 January 2016 @ 5:55 AM


Introducing TruSwing: The first golf club swing sensor from Garmin

Today we are excited to announce TruSwing, the company’s first golf club sensor accessory. The s…

Introducing TruSwing: The first golf club swing sensor from Garmin

22 January 2016 @ 11:55 AM


Trainin’ Dogs with Rick Smith: The Pouting Dog

Sulking, showing resentment or displeasure, unsociable withdrawal, gloomy, sad…pouting. While we u…

Trainin’ Dogs with Rick Smith: The Pouting Dog

22 January 2016 @ 10:55 AM


Transforming Your Body One Step at a Time

Starting fresh in January allows people to reflect on their past habits and make resolutions or go…

Transforming Your Body One Step at a Time

21 January 2016 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin Adds GNX Wind to its Sailing Instrument Lineup

Today Garmin announced the GNX Wind, a NMEA 2000 compatible marineinstrument that provides sailors i…

Garmin Adds GNX Wind to its Sailing Instrument Lineup

21 January 2016 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin Introduces the quatix 3 Marine GPS Smartwatch

Today Garmin announced quatix 3, the next-generation marine GPS smartwatchequipped with important cr…

Garmin Introduces the quatix 3 Marine GPS Smartwatch

20 January 2016 @ 2:55 PM


Connect IQ: Pete McLeod Racing Watch Face

Are you a fan of the Red Bull Air Race? Now you can show your support for the world’s fastest moto…

Connect IQ: Pete McLeod Racing Watch Face

20 January 2016 @ 1:58 PM


Lambert Victorious Despite Tough Conditions at Okeechobee

Garmin pro Jason Lambert couldn’t have asked for a better way to start his 2016 season. Jason held…

Lambert Victorious Despite Tough Conditions at Okeechobee

20 January 2016 @ 11:21 AM


Take Your Gloves Off More: Guest Blog by Ambassador Lindsey Bisgrove

My goal for 2016 is rather simple | I want to take my gloves off more. This past year, I was not …

Take Your Gloves Off More: Guest Blog by Ambassador Lindsey Bisgrove

19 January 2016 @ 6:45 PM


Garmin Descends on U.S. Sport Aviation Expo

As most of the country remains in a state of frigid winter chill, the 2016 aviation convention seaso…

Garmin Descends on U.S. Sport Aviation Expo

19 January 2016 @ 9:55 AM


The Benefits of PRO Compression Socks and Sleeves

We spoke with Eric Smith, the founder of PRO Compression to learn little more about the benefits o…

The Benefits of PRO Compression Socks and Sleeves

18 January 2016 @ 10:55 AM


The World Marathon Challenge

Imagine running seven marathons in seven days on seven continents. To break it down further, that is…

The World Marathon Challenge

18 January 2016 @ 10:26 AM


Garmin Announces New PRO Control 2 Remote Receiver for Sporting Dog Trainers

Today Garmin announced a new PRO Control 2 remote receiver, designed for serious sporting dog traine…

Garmin Announces New PRO Control 2 Remote Receiver for Sporting Dog Trainers

18 January 2016 @ 9:00 AM


Why Jason Christie Switched to Garmin

Jason Christie, who won the 2014 Bassmaster Elite Series event at Lake Dardanelle, hasn’t been with …

Why Jason Christie Switched to Garmin

17 January 2016 @ 7:00 PM


Join The #RunChat

#RunChat is a weekly QA twitter chat all about running. It’s a community for runners of all levels…

Join The #RunChat

15 January 2016 @ 2:32 PM


GARMIN RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH TEXAS TEAM TRAIL PRESENTED BY CABELA'S

The Texas Team Trail presented by Cabela’s will once again partner with Garmin for the 2016 season…

GARMIN RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH TEXAS TEAM TRAIL PRESENTED BY CABELA'S

14 January 2016 @ 2:55 PM


State Adventure: Texas

Horseback riding, mountain biking, or kayaking, the state of Texas is home to all kinds of outdoor…

State Adventure: Texas

14 January 2016 @ 10:55 AM


The Bad Run: Guest Blog by Ambassador Gregg Bard

We’ve all had them. They are inevitable. A part of life. Sometimes for no reason at all. Nothing t…

The Bad Run: Guest Blog by Ambassador Gregg Bard

14 January 2016 @ 8:55 AM


Garmin Athlete Ben Collins Takes First Win at Ironman 70.3

Garmin athlete, Ben Collins, took first at Ironman 70.3 in Pucón this past weekend finishing at 3:59…

Garmin Athlete Ben Collins Takes First Win at Ironman 70.3

14 January 2016 @ 8:00 AM


Chicago Boat Show and Strictly Sail is Underway

At this year’s Chicago Boat, RV and Strictly Sail show, make sure to stop by our booth and look at t…

Chicago Boat Show and Strictly Sail is Underway

13 January 2016 @ 6:25 PM


Gearing Up For Your 2016 Aviation Adventures

For pilots, a new year means new aviation adventures. The opportunities are endless. Maybe this is…

Gearing Up For Your 2016 Aviation Adventures

13 January 2016 @ 9:00 AM


Pedaling to Provide Portraits

If you’re reading this then there is a good chance that you own a camera; whether in your laptop, …

Pedaling to Provide Portraits

12 January 2016 @ 2:55 PM


Connect IQ: 3 Popular Apps for the New Year

With 2015 behind us it’s time to focus on your health in the New Year. What better way to kick off…

Connect IQ: 3 Popular Apps for the New Year

8 January 2016 @ 7:00 AM


Garmin Adds 21 Anglers to its 2016 Marine Pro Team

Today Garmin announced the addition of 21 professional fishermen to its 2016 marine pro team. The te…

Garmin Adds 21 Anglers to its 2016 Marine Pro Team

7 January 2016 @ 6:15 PM


Garmin Ranks 1st in Pro Pilot Magazine Product Support Survey for 12th Straight Year

On January 6th, the Garmin Aviation Product Support Team was honored with the top spotinProfession…

Garmin Ranks 1st in Pro Pilot Magazine Product Support Survey for 12th Straight Year

7 January 2016 @ 1:00 PM


Q&A With Garmin Ambassador Robin From Knead to Cook

Robin Runner, a popular blogger, fitness enthusiast and Garmin Fitness ambassador, sat down with u…

Q&A With Garmin Ambassador Robin From Knead to Cook