Garmin Forerunner 245
Monitor your training load to see if you’re fully owning it or just overdoing it.
Prep for your next race like a boss with free Garmin Coacha daptive training plans. Finesse your form by tracking running dynamics1 .
We’ll watch your back for you with incident detection and assistance features2. Get the perfect look and your favorite apps — all free — from the Connect IQTM Store.
You keep running and so will your battery life — for up to 7 days.
These adaptive training plans feature guidance from expert coaches and free training plans that adapt to you and your goals. Workouts sync right to your watch.
BUILT-IN SPORTS APPS
Switch up your workout routine with activity profiles for cycling, treadmill running, indoor track, elliptical, cardio, yoga and more.
WRIST-BASED HEART RATE
Get heart rate data1 along with alerts if your heart rate stays too high or too low while you’re at rest. Gauge how hard your heart is working during activities, even underwater.
Track where you run, and get accurate stats, including distance, pace and intervals.
Run to your heart’s content with up to 7 days of battery life in smartwatch mode and up to 13 hours in GPS mode.
When used with a compatible accessory, Forerunner 245 measures crucial r unning metrics such as cadence, stride length, ground contact time and balance and more.
Train smarter with VO2 max, an indicator of how you can expect to perform. This metric even accounts for changes in performance that could be caused by heat or altitude.
PULSE OX SENSOR
This wrist-based sensor estimates your body’s blood oxygen saturation, which can help gauge how your body is absorbing oxygen — especially while you sleep.
This metric evaluates your recent exercise history and performance indicators to let you know if you’re training productively, peaking or overreaching.
See how your workouts influence the development of endurance, speed and power with aerobic and anaerobic training effect feedback.
This stat measures your exercise volume from the last 7 days and compares it to the optimal range for your fitness and recent training history.
Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch when paired with a compatible smartphone.
SAFETY AND TRACKING FEATURES
If you feel unsafe or if your watch senses that an incident occurred, assistance and incident detection features3 send your location to emergency contacts.
CONNECT IQTM STORE
Download custom watch faces, add data fields, and get apps and widgets from the Connect IQ Store.
Easily control the music playing on your phone, so you can skip songs without missing a beat.
SYNCS WITH GARMIN CONNECT TM
Upload your activities to the Garmin Connect appto interact with a thriving online community where people on the go can connect and compete — and even share their triumphs via social media.