Improve Your Game In National Golf Month

If you’ve been inspired by National Golf Month, here’s your chance to up your game. The Garmin Approach range takes the guesswork out of golf, whether you’re a novice or a pro.

There are watches or handhelds to choose from, depending on your preference. They are preloaded with 39,000 courses around the world and have free course updates for life. 

Our latest models even have the Smart Notification* feature, which allows you to receive email texts and alerts discretely on the course. All Garmin Approaches also work with Garmin Connect for Golf, where you can upload, analyse and share your golf performance.

So which Approach is right for you? Here’s a quick run-through of our latest models.

Good for beginners, those who've never used a GPS golf device before, or intermediate players

Approach S2


The perfect balance of information and simplicity, the Approach S2 can be used as an everyday watch as well as an aid to your game.

• Easy-to-use – just switch on and S2 detects which golf course you are on
• Displays distance to the front, back and middle of the green
• Displays distance to doglegs and layups
• Measures shot distance and has a digital scorecard (for one person)
• With odometer to see how far you walk on the course, and off it too

Approach G7


See more with a GPS Colour Touchscreen handheld. With Full Map Display and Big Numbers Mode for easy viewing.

All the features of the Approach S2 (except the watch function) PLUS:

• PlaysLike Distance: Distances to target, adjusted for uphill or downhill shots
• Club Advice: Recommends which club to use based on your shot distances
• Full Map Display for a clear overview of each hole
• Touch Targeting: touch any point on the display for precise distances 
• With a digital scorecard (for up to four people)

Good for serious golfers and those who really want to improve their game

Approach S6

Golf watch

A GPS golf watch with training features for a more consistent and balanced swing

All the features of the Approach S2 PLUS:

• Swing Training tools to improve consistency
• SwingTempo measures backswing and downswing timing 
• SwingStrength compares how hard you swing to your normal full swing
• Touch Targetting; tap the screen for a yardage to any position on the hole

Approach G8


A wide 3” colour capacitive-touch display; slim and sleek design

All the features of the Approach G7 PLUS:
• Extra wide screen for better viewing
• Pin Pointer function indicates the direction of the green when it’s out of sight
• Automatic course update means device automatically updates courses with a Wi-Fi connection (free).

Garmin vívoactive

Vivoactive golf

Good for those who enjoy an active lifestyle

The Garmin vívoactive is a smartwatch with sports apps, including golf, as well as an activity tracker and everyday watch.

• Displays distance to the front, back and middle of the green
• Displays distance to doglegs and layups
• Measures shot distance and has a digital scorecard (for one person)
• Tracks steps, calories, sleep and more plus sets daily goals

Garmin Connect for Golf

Connect for golf2


With Garmin Connect, Golf Approach owners can now view their scorecards and golf stats online. Users can upload, analyse and share their course data and see hole-by-hole details to understand their own trends and tendencies to improve their game.

Key Features:

Golf Courses Hole-by-hole details for your favourite courses so you can see where to improve your game. 
Scorecard View and share your scorecards. See fairways hit, greens in regulation, and number of putts. Keep track of who you’ve played against and who won each round.
Stats Track your progress over time including longest shots, average score, overall fairway hit percentage and more.

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*Compatible with iPhone 4s and later and with iOS7.0