Garmin Forerunner 220 with Deluxe Heart Rate Monitor Black/Red
Just like a coach, Forerunner 220 provides the motivating feedback you need to guide your training. You can even get post run encouragement from friends and fans, thanks to the 220 connected features like real time live tracking and social media sharing via the Garmin Connect Mobile app.
Forerunner 220 measures essential running data including distance, pace and heart rate. Its like having a coach on hand, providing constant feedback and recording all your stats so you can focus on your run. In addition to using GPS to calculate distance and pace, the 220 has a built-in accelerometer. So you know distance and pace data when youre running on an indoor track or treadmill, with no need for a separate foot pod. The accelerometer can also track distance when GPS is unavailable, such as when you run through a tunnel. Its compatible with free training plans from Garmin Connect, which you can schedule and send to your watch, for real-time coaching.
The 220 has a colour display, which makes it easy to interpret your data at a glance. It also features simple button operations and a sturdy, hinged wristband thats comfortable for any size wrist.
Extra Training Features
You can set up alerts for heart rate, pace or run/walk intervals to help you stay in the desired range. The 220 features vibration alerts and audible alerts, and you can customize it to provide both or just one type of prompt. When your runs done and saved in your watch history, a post-run summary appears so you can see how you did. The 220 also notices if you hit any personal records on that run, such as your fastest mile, 5k, 10k, half or full marathon, or your longest run to date.