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Comparing Garmin’s fenix series: fenix, 2, 3, 5, 5S, and 5X

Comparing Garmin’s fenix series: fenix, 2, 3, 5, 5S, and 5X

In less than four short years, Garmin has introduced the fenix – their wearable running/hiking/mountaineering watch – redesigned it into the fenix 2, then upped the ante with the ...

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6 GPS Watch Tips and Tricks

6 GPS Watch Tips and Tricks

A GPS watch might be the most maligned, yet indispensable piece of training gear a runner owns. Purists scoff at knowing your pace at any given moment. New runners have trouble ...

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Troubleshooting Your GPS Watch

Troubleshooting Your GPS Watch

At some point your GPS watch is going to encounter a problem. It might freeze, not start, or die mid-run. My new Garmin likes to auto-update, which freezes the screen (tip: hold ...

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Garmin’s Running Dynamics: Ground Contact and Vertical Oscillation

Garmin’s Running Dynamics: Ground Contact and Vertical Oscillation

GARMIN'S RUNNING DYNAMICS EXPLAINED Back in 2014 with the release of the Forerunner 620, Garmin introduced the running community to new metrics not available on any other GPS ...

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Smartphone vs. GPS Watch

Smartphone vs. GPS Watch

3 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD (AND 5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD NOT) USE YOUR SMARTPHONE INSTEAD OF A GPS WATCH Chances are you have a smartphone in your pocket or bag at this very ...

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Training Without a GPS Watch

Training Without a GPS Watch

TIPS, TRICKS, AND WORKAROUNDS: 6 WAYS TO TRAIN LIKE YOU OWN A GPS WATCH (WITHOUT BUYING ONE) On May 6th, 1954, Roger Bannister toed the starting line at the Iffley Road Track in ...

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Garmin’s Virtual Training Aids

Garmin’s Virtual Training Aids

THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN VIRTUAL PACER, PARTNER, RACER, AND COURSES Have you ever considered ways to motivate yourself run faster? The solution might actually exist on your wrist. ...

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