best running watches

2016 The Best GPS Running Watches

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The "best" running watch or GPS sports watch is a personal choice and much depends on the amount of detail you want from your runs.

Beyond just simple tracking and pace information, the latest watches will feed back everything from heart rate data to detailed observations of your running style. In short, GPS watches are becoming essential tools in the runner's arsenal.

Best Running Watches For Women-Run Nerd Awards

best running watch

Actually, this watch is suitable for men either.

Best Overall
Best Basic
Best Heart-Rate
Best GPS

When it comes to gadgets for running, nothing is more exciting than choosing a new watch In But with so many options to choose from- basic, gps, heart rate- it can be tough to narrow down the options. We’re here to help! As part of our first annual Run Nerd Awards, we picked our four favorite running watches.

BEST OVERALL: Garmin Forerunner 620 HRM-Run