The sun stretches over the course, the rabbits begin to emerge for a bit of late afternoon sunbathing and you have escaped for that quick twilight nine. Just shove your clubs an a ball into a your lightweight, slimline pencil bag and strut like a pro.
The Approach S1 by Garmin is unlike any other GPS on the market. It looks and feels like any other watch when strapped round the wrist and offers some excellent comfort when taking swings on the golf course. The Approach S1 combines a high-sensitivity receiver built into the flexible sporty watch design and relates accurate distance information to the front, middle and back of the greens. And, although the Approach S1 looks small, it can actually hold 7,400+ preloaded European golf courses into its memory.
More gadget savvy golfers will find plenty here to enjoy along with all the technology already mentioned with the S1 able to measure individual shot distances, track how far you walk on the golf course and even wake you up in the mornings with a built-in alarm system! The Garmin Approach SI Golf Watch is a sporty time-keeper and GPS intricately and perfectly rolled into one.
Yardage & Measurement
Every golf course you play when using the S1 Approach Watch will feel like home turf, with decisive yardages to front, middle and back of the greens. At-a-glance visibility is achieved through a sunlight-viewable screen which allows wearers to see the yardages, time and distances through large, easy to read numbering that deflects glare. Precise yardage is a must for every player and this can be measured by the S1 from anywhere on the golf course, while those who like to walk around the greens will benefit from the S1’s odometer to tell you how far you’ve travelled, and this works both on and off the golf course.
No Subscriptions or Downloads Necessary!
Pre-loaded with almost 7,100 golf courses from Europe and growing all the time, the S1 Approach Watch does not require a subscription, downloads or any additional setting up. When you purchase an S1, you’re ready to go the moment it’s out the box! All S1 Approach Watches are compliant with USGA and R&A rules.
Wear For Everyday
The Approach S1 is a tough little gadget, despite its sleek and slender design. and although primarily created for on-course usage, it also offers everyday functional away from golf. The S1 has an alarm system to wake you up in the mornings so you never miss the tee-off time, an automatic time-zone set so the correct time will show no matter where you are across Europe and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery for re-juicing.
For lightweight simplicity with all the perks of a GPS, the Approach S1 Watch is simply the perfect partner for any golf fanatic.
Setting the new benchmark for GPS innovation, Garmin’s Approach S3 Watch is tough, waterproof and packed with golf courses. It’s memory can store a whopping 30,000+ courses worldwide and has yardages to the front, middle and back of the greens. it also offers state-of-the-art touch-screen visual display and manual pin positioning. If you’re looking for something rammed to the hilt with technology and advancements, then look no further than the Approach S3 Watch.
‘Green View’ Touch & Move Pin
Green View shows you the true shape and layout of the golf course and you can use the touch screen to manually move the pin to the day’s location. This is especially helpful on par-3s where you can dial in the distances required and hit with confidence.
Customise Distance To Suit You
Distances to the front, middle and back of the greens is a priceless assist offered by most GPS devices, and the Approach S3 is no different. It will also let you input and save customisable yardage points, such as water or bunker hazards, from anywhere on the golf course for smoother traversing of the greens.
Keep Score & Hit Far
Making its debut in the Approach S3 Watch, digital scorecard options for individual players means that now you can save, review and print scorecards from your home computer. And when hitting long drives you will be able to see how far the golf ball travelled with the Measure Shot feature.
Free Preloaded Golf Courses At Your Fingertips
Although no different in size to a typical sports GPS watch, the Approach S3 is packed with 30,000+ preloaded golf courses from around the world. So how much so they cost you ask? Absolutely nothing! Every golf course is available for you to play with no extra fees or subscriptions. And whenever Garmin release a new golf course, you can have them too for free.
Worn Every Day
Not just a golf accessory, Approach S3’s can be worn on the wrist of a golfer when not on the golf course and offers regular functions which regular straps would too, with a few extras of course.
A built-in odometer allows wearers to walk both the golf course or local street and record the distances travelled each day. There’s also a track timer that recognises and then tells you how long it took to complete an 18-hole course.
The Garmin Approach S3 is compliant with R&A rules.