A new addition to the separate function "Virtual Racer" is. To be able to historical runs (or cycle routes) and start trying to beat the last time. The virtual opponent is finally the real, measured on the reference line speed. This can be any use, stored in the log of the Forerunners route; eg distances can alternatively be used from the online portal Garmin Connect (which is transmitted via a PC). The project to undercut the old days succeed, it says: "You have won. ! Training completed "The" Virtual Partner "there is still, so it can be - as opposed to the real speed at the Virtual Racer - running against a preset speed.
Garmin Forerunner 310XT
Also new: the training effect. The Forerunner is information on the effectiveness of the training. For example, if the value in the range of 4.0 to 4.9, this means a "significant improvement in aerobic fitness." It is calculated based on the user's profile, heart rate and duration and intensity of training.
For some athletes, it would be advantageous if the energy saving mode would be disabled. This mode - showing time and date - will be activated automatically after 5 minutes of inactivity. At the start of a race it can be quite disturbing when the Forerunner must be by a stroke on the screen until awakened again!