The collaboration between Nike and TomTom was founded Nike + SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom , a new watch equipped with an immediate, clear and readable, providing the necessary information to the athlete during the race. Nike + SportWatch GPS powered byTomTom also allows you to customize your sports experience through sound effects, motivational challenges, reminders of the times and distances, and much more.
The “GPS SportWatch” has three buttons and a tap-screen for navigation. During the race, the watch receives the location information while the runner shows time, distance, pace and calories burned. For the duration of the race, the GPS receiver works in parallel with the Nike + Sensor applied to the base of the shoe, to ensure data gait and distance walked in extremely precise.
The Nike + connects to the USB port of your Mac or PC and start immediately the connection interface for automatic transfer of information to the site Nikeplus.com.
Each race will be geographically mapped with the help of TomTom technology and will include notes on routes, schedules and distances.Runners will also have the option of trying to find the ideal path in the catalog available to the site, the length, difficulty and even the desired reference point.