The 10 Best GPS Running Watches
This wiki has been updated 19 times since it was first published in January of 2019. Whether you want to train for a marathon, improve your endurance, or have a friendly competition with your friends, it's nice to have a way to keep an eye on your running analytics. A good GPS watch can not only track your distance, but also monitor your heart rate, steps, and more. The options on this list range from top-of-the-line models to utilitarian, budget-friendly choices. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.
January 28, 2019:
Mostly focused on running (of course), but made sure to include some watches that have modes for other sports and activities (like swimming, golf, etc.). Made sure to find a good number of options that can be used as an everyday smartwatch, not just a "sports watch." Mostly focused on practical features, but tried to keep aesthetics in mind as well.