The Suunto 7 retails for R7,999. This giveaway, exclusive to TRAIL magazine readers, opened at 12pm on Monday 23 March 2020.
Good luck, and have fun!
Rules at bottom of page.
Juggling your passion for trail running and the outdoors with your busy life off the trails can be hard. A sports watch that is ready when you are, combined with a smartwatch that handles your daily life would be ideal!
But does such a beast exist?
Suunto 7 gives you the best of both worlds. It is designed to help you get the most out of your time. It’s Suunto’s first watch that combines their versatile sports experience and free offline outdoor maps with helpful smartwatch features from Wear OS by Google™.
Suunto 7 works with Android™ and iOS phones.
Versatile sports experience
Track exercise accurately with easy one-button access to 70+ sports modes, GPS, and wrist heart rate sensor.
Share your stats where it matters
Explore new places with Suunto 7’s maps
Find your own paths with free offline outdoor maps or follow the most popular routes with built-in heatmaps.
Powered with Wear OS by Google
See your next meeting or to-do list, see who’s calling, view incoming messages and make quick, easy payments – all from your watch.
Music that motivates
Listen to the tracks that take you further – connect your headset to your phone and control music from your wrist.
Make Suunto 7 your own
Customise your watch with different watch faces and interchangeable straps, and download your favorite apps on Google Play™.
Track your sports accurately
All the sports features of Suunto 7 are just one button press away. Track your exercise accurately with 70+ sports modes, GPS, and wrist heart rate sensor. Easily share your results in the Suunto app or on major sport services like Strava, Endomondo and TrainingPeaks.
Detailed insights will help you train smarter – pushing you closer to reaching your goals. You can also connect your headset to your phone and control music from your wrist while exercising.
Be inspired to explore
Discover the world around you using the free offline maps with terrain details, trails, and contour lines. It is easy to glance the maps at any time, and they are always one swipe away during exercise.
Built-in heatmaps for 15 activities including running, swimming, and cycling show you the most popular routes so you can train where others have trained or choose to stay away from the beaten track. Local offline maps and heatmaps will be downloaded automatically when you’re connected to Wi-Fi and charging.
You can also manually select the map of your preferred location to be downloaded. With offline maps, you’ll always find your way and know the best training routes, even when you leave your phone behind or don’t have network connectivity.
Make your everyday easier
When you’re not working out, you want convenient smartwatch features from a name you can trust. Suunto 7 is powered with Wear OS by Google, making this the smartest sports watch yet.
Be informed by your favourite apps, see your next meeting or to-do list, easily check calls, and quickly view incoming messages from your watch. Equipped with a faster, more secure way to pay from Google Pay™, activity tracking from Google Fit™, smart help from the Google Assistant, and thousands of apps on Google Play.
Be ready for any adventure!
Suunto 7 is designed and tested in Finland with the quality that Suunto is known for. Shock, water, and dirtproof, the watch works in rain, mud, or snow. It has physical buttons so you can use it with gloves on, and its extremely bright high-resolution touch screen is protected with scratch-resistant Gorilla® Glass.
Suunto 7’s battery will give you a full day of smartwatch use and it will still have enough juice left for your daily workout. Alternatively, it can provide up to 48 hours of smartwatch use or up to 12 hours in GPS tracking mode.
Learn more about Suunto 7’s battery here.
Suunto 7 gets better every day
With Wi-Fi connectivity, software updates are automatic so your watch is always up to date and has the latest features. Extend watch functionalities with your favorite apps on Google Play and change the look of your watch with different watch faces and interchangeable straps.
Enter to win!
Good luck when entries open at midday on Monday 23 March 2020. The Suunto 7 winner will be drawn randomly, and notified by TRAIL magazine staff. The Suunto 7 prize will be delivered to a South African address by Suunto South Africa. Competition open to South African residents only.
Other Suunto models to consider
- Suunto 9 full page ad in TRAIL 34, on sale to 23 March 2020. Get digitally.
- Suunto 5 in TRAIL 33‘s Gear Guide.
- The survey opens midday on 23 March 2020, and closes at midnight (SA time) on 30 June 2020.
- The judges’ decision is final.
- The Suunto 7 prize is not redeemable for cash.
- The winner must be a South African resident, and receive their prize at a South African street address.
- Staff and family of TRAIL magazine and Suunto South Africa are not eligible to enter.