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New Balance Launch RunIQ

Early this morning New Balance launched their first ever wearable device, the RunIQ Smartwatch.

The device was made by New Balance in collaboration with leading digital, hardware and software companies, including Intel, Google, and Strava.

As well as launching RunIQ, New Balance will also debut PaceIQ, a Bluetooth wireless sport headphones with sound by Jabra – the provider of premium sound solutions for sports enthusiasts.

This watch is specifically designed for runners by runners and will help athletes focus on their performance. This watch will feature a built-in GPS, heart rate monitor, lap button, interval capability, and marathon distance battery life to help you get the most out of your run.

Through the collaboration with Strava, RunIQ allows runners to seamlessly upload and share workouts with their global community of athletes.

Well there you have it, the new smartwatch by New Balance. This watch can be pre-ordered now on the New Balance Australia website for $450. It will be shipped on the 1st of February 2017.

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Lachlan Rayner

Lachlan is the Founder of Athletics Exclusive. His athletic background is basically made up of distance running, who competes in a range of events, varying from the 400m up to 3000m.

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