Results by tag: garmin

Dawid Mocke wins 2006/2007 Garmin Millers Run Challenge

Sunday, 17 June 2007 14:13 |

ImageCape Town, South Africa. The Cape 2006/2007 summer season saw the inaugural “Garmin Millers Run Challenge” being run by, with sponsorship from Avnec Trading, the South African agents for Garmin.

The rules are simple – to claim a record for the notorious Millers Run, all you have to do is send your GPS data for verification to

Garmin Millers Run Challenge

Thursday, 04 May 2006 16:38 | is proud to announce the launch of the Garmin Millers Run Challenge…


Avnic Trading cc, South African distributors for Garmin, have entered into a sponsorship agreement that will see them provide prizes in the form of Garmin GPS units for a unique Surfski event: the Garmin Millers Run Challenge.


The way it works is this: anyone wishing to challenge the record for the downwind run between Bakoven Rock (off Millers Point) and Fish Hoek here in Cape Town will be required to record the run on a Garmin Forerunner GPS and to submit the unit for verification by the competition judges, Alain Jaques and Rob Mousley of

Garmin Forerunner 310XT – The Ultimate Paddlers’ GPS/HR Monitor?

Saturday, 30 May 2009 03:44 |

Many paddlers use the Garmin Forerunner GPS/Heart Rate Monitors - but they do have a reputation for being somewhat delicate.  Perhaps the latest model, with its 50m waterproofing will be the answer.

Garmin Forerunner 405 – Review

Saturday, 11 October 2008 05:28 |

The latest in the highly popular Garmin Forerunner series is the 405. How does it stack up against its predecessors – from a paddling perspective?

Review: Garmin Forerunner 305

Wednesday, 25 January 2006 09:46 |

 (by Rob Mousley)

Garmin Forerunner 305 
 Forerunner 305

The Garmin Forerunner series of GPS units proved an instant hit with paddlers when they were released a year ago. Garmin has just released the next generation of units in the form of the 205/305 series.

I was fortunate enough to lay my hands on a Forerunner 305 for a weekend. In what I'm told is the first independent public review worldwide of the Forerunner 305, here’s what I found…


Garmin Forerunner 205 & 305 GPS

Wednesday, 18 January 2006 17:10 |

 Garmin have released a new version of the Forerunner series of wrist mounted GPS units that have become popular with paddlers. Like their predecessors (the 101 and 201) they come in two models: the Forerunner 205 and the Forerunner 305. The 305 combines a heart-rate monitor with the GPS functionality of the 205.

Garmin Forerunner 205 & 305

Millers Run Fun: "Dawid and Goliath"

Sunday, 11 March 2007 07:32 |
ImageWhile it's impossible to say who's the best surf ski paddler in the world, it's fair to say that the short list would include Oscar Chalupsky and Dawid Mocke. 

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