Garmin MARQ Collection @ Weir & Sons
Weir and Sons are delighted to announce the Garmin® MARQ™ Collection: a series of lifestyle inspired connected tool watches, are now exclusively available at their landmark Grafton Street Store and at www.weir.ie
The MARQ Collection is comprised of connected tool watches of traditional watch manufacturing quality, forged from Garmin’s long-standing heritage in the aviation, automotive, marine, outdoor and sport markets.
Garmin has redefined the multisport watch market, and now, it’s created the ultimate connected timepieces, equipped with the modern utility of smart features – MARQ Aviator, MARQ Driver, MARQ Captain, MARQ Expedition and MARQ Athlete – each designed and engineered for those inspired by their passion in flying, racing, sailing, exploring and sports performance.
The MARQ Collection uses very select materials, meticulously crafted and designed with the utmost attention to quality that help guarantee performance in the most demanding of environments. To complement the character of each MARQ watch, an innovative premium strap or bracelet completes the look, allowing owners to match their style with Garmin’s interchangeable QuickFit strap solution.
The watches feature an always-on, sunlight-readable display, performance GPS and advanced sensors like wrist-based heart rate and wrist-based pulse ox® to track a wide variety of sport activities like running, cycling, swimming and skiing. It also provides premium smartwatch functionality including built-in music storage, Garmin Pay™, smart notifications and advanced activity tracking for everyday use. And for those on extended ventures, the battery life ranges from 12 days in smartwatch mode to 28 hours in GPS Mode and up to 48 hours in UltraTrac mode.
The GMT bezel gives pilots quick access to GMT-time, plus two additional time zones represented through local airport codes on the watch face. Equipped with dedicated aviation features including maps with airport details, advanced safety features such as Direct-To-Navigation, Nexrad Weather Radar, a worldwide airport database and Garmin cockpit integration.
Pre-loaded with over 250 worldwide race tracks, MARQ Driver is built for the car enthusiast. It features automated time keeping of a drivers lap performance, auto lap splits, live delta time and or a track timer. The Track Timer lets the owner time monitor cars from the outlines of a race track. It automatically calculates their average speed and indicates it on the tachymeter scale of the bezel, to experience track racing performance to its fullest.
The MARQ Captain is crafted for exceptional performance in salt water environments. A great help on deck with innovative sailing features that make a real difference during a regatta; like virtual starting line, time to burn and tack assist. The watch face shows current wind speed, temperature and tide information at the homeport.
Created with the modern explorer in mind, and Inspired by vintage expedition instruments MARQ Expedition features TOPO mapping, built-in auto calibrating altimeter, barometer and compass. It is compatible with the inReach® Mini satellite communicator, allowing you to send and receive messages from everywhere in the world.
The MARQ Athlete the clear choice for the endurance athlete. The bezel proudly presents what matters most to the athlete, such as V02 max and recovery time, all visible at a glance to the wrist. Additionally, MARQ Athlete includes advanced running dynamics to further track workout stats, measure progress and fine-tune form.
Celebrating their 150th year, Weir & Sons are delighted to be the exclusive stockists for Garmin’s cutting-edge new range the MARQ™. View the Collection in the Fashion Room at their landmark store on Grafton Street and online at www.weir.ie from October 2019.
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