OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NYSE: GRMN), today announced an agreement to become the official technology sponsor of Bowerman Track Club through 2023.
“The Bowerman Track Club is one of America’s top running clubs and we are thrilled to welcome these accomplished racers to our Garmin family,” said Susan Lyman, vice president of worldwide marketing at Garmin. “Garmin and the Bowerman Track Club are committed to supporting runners of all ages and skill levels, and we are honored that these athletes and their coaches trust our state-of-the-art running smartwatches to guide them through everything. throughout their training and prepare them for competition.”
The Bowerman Track Club is made up of 17 world-class professional athletes, Olympians and American record holders, including Moh Ahmed, Amos Bartelsmeyer, Matt Centrowitz, Elise Cranny, Grant Fisher, Vanessa Fraser, Courtney Frerichs, Evan Jager, Woody Kincaid, Lopez Lomong, Sean McGorty, Thomas Ratcliffe, Karissa Schweizer, Marc Scott, Andrea Seccafien, Josh Thompson and Kieran Tuntivate.
“The Bowerman Track Club is very grateful to be working with Garmin because it’s such a natural fit for our professional racers,” said Jerry Schumacher, Head Coach of Bowerman Track Club. “A watch is one of the most essential tools we use to measure our progress in training and racing. Thanks to the technology offered by the Garmin Forerunner running smartwatches, we will get essential information on recovery and the fitness of our athletes.
Bowerman Track Club athletes and coaches will use Garmin’s latest smartwatches and running tools to prepare for competition, including:
- Precursor® 255: A GPS smartwatch with up to 14 days of battery life that assesses performance stats such as V02 Max, training status and more while offering recovery insights, suggested daily workouts and health and wellness features.
- Precursor 955 Solar: A high-end GPS connected watch with solar charging and up to 20 days of autonomy1 that tracks advanced performance metrics, real-time endurance during a workout, and more while providing a daily workout readiness score, heart rate variability (HRV) status, and wellness features. be advanced.
- Garmin Clipboard™ training app: A free all-in-one solution where coaches can view and compare their team stats, track performance trends and more from a compatible smart device.
Designed on the inside for life on the outside, Garmin products have revolutionized the lives of runners, cyclists, swimmers and athletes of all levels and abilities. Committed to developing technology that helps people stay active and perform better, Garmin believes that every day is an opportunity to innovate and a chance to beat yesterday. Other Garmin fitness brands include Tacx® and Firstbeat Analytics™. For more information, visit Garmin’s virtual site Writingemail our press team, connect with @garminrunning on social media or follow our adventures on garmin.com/blog.
1 Assumes all-day wear with 3 hours per day outdoors in 50,000 lux conditions
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