Advanced GPS and Training Watch for All Athletes and Outdoorsman
Built with the Avid Outdoorsman in Mind, Garmin's Fenix 2 GPS is designed to handle any activity you can think of. Whether on land or water the Fenix 2 is ready for adventure. With the built in GPS and ABC Sensors - Altimeter, Barometer and Compass this all in one wrist watch can provide important real time information and was designed to withstand the elements.No matter the sport or activity the fenix is ready. Switch between feature sets like VO2 Max, Virtual Partner and recovery advisor when using for any fitness activity such as running, riding or swimming to GPS features including 3 axis electronic compass, barometric altimeter and even TracBack.
On the Pavement - Fitness Taken to the Next Level
Garmin's Fenix 2 GPS can take your training to the next level with training features that can provide feedback about your form and fitness. When paired with the option HRM-Run monitor your Fenix 2 takes information such as running speed, heart beat per minute and heart rate variability to estimate your VO2 - the max volume of oxygen you can take in per minute. V02 information is important to recognize fitness gains. However it doesnt stop there. The Fenix 2 also includes a recovery timer and recovery check as well as providing important feedback on running form (HRM-Run Required) - cadence, vertical oscillation and ground contact time all can affect how well you run (running dynamics) which is important when your training for the next big race.
On the Water or On the Slope
Garmin Watches aren't just for running or hiking anymore. Adding features that can track distance, pace and stroke count while in the water makes this a perfect all around sports watch. Enter in the pool size and begin your workout and all the information is saved for review once your done. On the Slope, the Garmin Fenix 2 puts speed, distance and even vertical drop right at your fingertips and if your one who wants to record your swim, run or trip down the slope pair your Fenix 2 with the Garmin VIRB elite and control the VIRB right from your Fenix.
Out and About on the Trail
With a Built in GPS Sensor the fenix 2 wrist watch can provide direction and tracking capabilites off the beaten path. Mark up to 1,000 waypoints and store up to 10,000 track points, create a "bread-crumb"trail as you move even create trips and share waypoints, routes and tracks with your buddies through Garmin Basecamp. With a built in 3-Axis electronic compass the Fenix2 will keep your heading whether your on the move or standing still while the barometric altimeter provides elevation and can be used to track weather changes by showing the changes in air pressure
Fenix 2's wrist worn watch includes all the basic functions of a watch including alarms, tones, alerts, stopwatch and more. The curved mineral glass lens withstands scratches and offers a large LCD display which includes a red LED backlight and is constructed with a rugged polyurethane wristband and water rated to 5 ATM (50 Meters). Plus, you can even stay connected right from your Fenix 2 - receive texts, emails and alerts displayed on screen for you to review at your convenience. iPhone 4s or later required.