Garmin Ltd. (shortened to Garmin, stylized as GARMIN, and formerly known as ProNav) is an American multinational technology company founded in 1989 by Gary Burrell and Min Kao in Lenexa, Kansas, United States, with headquarters in Olathe, Kansas.
The company specializes in GPS technology for automotive, aviation, marine, outdoor, and sport activities. Due to their development in wearable technology, they have also been competing with activity tracker and smartwatch consumer developers such as Fitbit and Apple.
Cycling Dynamics and Physiological Measurements
By monitoring key aspects of your cycling and fitness progress, you get a better look at your current performance level and what you need to do to keep up the good work or continue improving. Select Garmin devices collect data while you ride in order to bring you these cycling metrics and physiological measurements. It’s worth noting that some of these metrics need additional sensors such as power and heart rate. If your device is showing you stats, but you want to know more about what they mean, then you’ve come to the right place. What can you do with this calculated information? That’s up to you, but we’ve got some suggestions.
Select Garmin cycling computers come with mountain bike-specific metrics to help you evaluate your ride performance and gain you some bragging rights. Whether you’re a flow master, a black diamond expert or somewhere in between, these key metrics record various aspects of your ride and some provide measurable data to show how you’re improving.
Image of an Edge 1000 cycling device with a cycling dynamics screen.Whether you ride for competition, exploration or simply for fun, Garmin can help you gather the data to prove how hard you worked or aid you in improving your form. That’s because select devices, such as our dual-sensing Garmin Vector™ pedal-based power meter, let you access cycling dynamics. Cycling dynamics refers to a suite of advanced metrics designed to give comprehensive insight into how you’re riding and how your performance changes based on variables such as position, bike setup, ride duration and more. With cycling dynamics – cyclists, coaches, bike fitters and even physical therapists can analyze individual data for precise prescriptive actions.
Garmin has the tools that improve your ability to see and be seen while you’re riding. Give yourself a little peace of mind with these cycling awareness accessories and features.