Garmin is proud to announce a partnership with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) – the charity which helps save lives at sea. All Garmin customers who purchase a GPSMAP 72H,78 and 78s marine handheld will enter the RNLI ambassador scheme and receive a year’s introductory membership to the RNLI. Benefits of this membership include the quarterly RNLI magazines Lifeboat & Offshore, which offer tips and advice on how to stay safe on the water.
Garmin has announced it is to be the title sponsor of the 2011 Hamble Winter Series for the seventh year running. With a fully networked package of electronics for sail and motor boats Garmin is an ideal partner for this renowned event run by The Hamble River Sailing Club.
Garmin is proud to announce the GHP 12 sailboat autopilot system – bringing robust performance and sophisticated control capabilities to 20 to 70 foot sailboats equipped with linear-actuated steering systems.
IPC Marine Media, owner of the prestigious Motor Boat of the Year Awards, has announced that marine electronics manufacturer and global leader in satellite navigation, Garmin has signed up as the main sponsor of the event for the third successive year.
Based on the foundations of innovation, performance, convenience and value, Garmin has come a long way since its humble beginnings as a two man workforce in 1989. Now employing over 9,000 people and serving some of the largest marine OEMs worldwide, Garmin is a household name in sectors from marine electronics to aviation, fitness to automotive.