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Garmin Southern Africa are excited to be part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. For the fourth year in a row Garmin will be the Official Technical Product Sponsor to the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon.

“It is an honour to be a part of the world’s most beautiful marathon that attracts every type of runner and to be able to promote the Garmin #forerunner4runners campaign that speaks to runners from all walks of life.” Comments Jennifer Van Niekerk, Managing Director at Garmin Southern Africa. “The campaign centres itself around the fact that Garmin has a running watch for every type of runner, from someone who aspires to complete their first Two Oceans 21km to an elite athlete.”

“There’s a reason why the world’s best runners wear a Garmin. Its regarded as the industry gold standard and we share the passion for running with all runners. This can be seen in our Forerunner range of watches, in our advanced running dynamics and workout features that have been tailor made with the runner in mind.” Ends Jennifer van Niekerk.

The Garmin range of Forerunner watches has advanced over the years, developed and crafted each year in size, fit and feature set to be the most attuned set of running watches in the market. The range offers wrist-based heart rate technology, monitors your sleep patterns and advises on recovery required post workout, while advanced running metrics like VO2 MAX allows each runner to analyse their fitness level, while all day activity tracking that counts steps and calories. Each watch has built in GPS that tracks distance, pace and time. The recently launched features on the Forerunner 645 now offer Pay and Music features to fit in with your tech on the go lifestyle. So, no matter what runner you are, there is a Garmin Forerunner that’s right for you!

Want to find the right Forerunner for you, visit the team of experts! The experienced Garmin team will be available at the two Oceans expo to provide technical service and address any queries that you may have. While also displaying and demonstrating the latest Forerunner products and accessories that will be made available for purchase on the stand.

Find out more on Garmin’s range of Forerunner Watches with these easy links.

Forerunner 35 – All the basics
Forerunner 235 – Elevate your running
Forerunner 645M – Take your music along
Forerunner 935 – Time to break some records

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