Looking for a last minute gift idea for the runner in your life? Today’s product is the Garmin Forerunner 610 GPS training watch. The 610 is a great GPS training watch if you are into running. It has a touch screen which makes settings and adjustments easy. It provides distance, pace, GPS position, heart rate, and calories burned. It also has all of the advanced features you expect from Garmin, like Virtual Racer and Training Effect. Virtual Racer lets you race against a preset pace, your previous best workout, or challenge any activities uploaded to Garmin Connect. Garmin Connect is software that allows you to view your run or activity on a map, while also viewing lap splits. It also allows you to upload workouts to your watch.
Here are a few of the screens on the watch.
Here is a Garmin video that takes you through some of the functions of the watch.
- Garmin Virtual Partner (fitnesselectronicsblog.com)