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Garmin Forerunner 245 Black

  • €295,00
Order within for delivery on Tuesday 28th March
Item in Stock   |   Usually dispatched within 24 hours
FREE DELIVERY On Orders Over €85 (Exc. Large Items & Teamwear)
NEXT DAY DELIVERY On orders placed before 3pm (excl. club shops & large equipment)
CLICK & COLLECT Instore Mon to Sat 9-6pm


  • Lens material - Corning® Gorilla® glass 3
  • Bezel material - Fiber-reinforced polymer
  • Quick release bands - Yes (20 mm, Industry standard)
  • Strap material - Silicone
  • Physical size - 42.3 x 42.3 x 12.2 (mm); Fits wrists with a circumference of 127-204 mm
  • Colour display   
  • Display size - 1.2" (30.4 mm) diameter
  • Display resolution - 240 x 240 pixels
  • Display type - Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
  • Weight 38.5 g
  • Battery life - Smartwatch Mode: Up to 7 days; GPS mode: Up to 24 hours
  • Water rating - 5 ATM
  • Memory/history - 200 hours of activity data


Clock features

  • Time/date          
  • GPS time sync  
  • Automatic daylight saving time 
  • Alarm clock       
  • Timer   
  • Stopwatch         
  • Sunrise/sunset times   


Health monitoring

  • Wrist-based heart rate (constant, every second)             
  • Daily Resting Heart Rate               
  • Abnormal Heart Rate Alerts - Yes (high and low)
  • Pulse Ox Blood Oxygen Saturation - yes (spot-check and optionally in sleep)
  • Fitness age - Yes (in app)
  • Body Battery™ Energy Monitor
  • All-day stress tracking   
  • Relaxation breathing timer         
  • Sleep - Yes (Advanced)
  • Hydration - Yes (in Garmin Connect™ and optional Connect IQ™ widget)
  • Women's Health - Yes (in Garmin Connect™ and optional Connect IQ™ widget)



  • GPS       
  • GLONASS           
  • Galileo 
  • Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate monitor           
  • Compass             
  • Accelerometer 
  • Thermometer - Yes (tempe™ sensor required)
  • Pulse Ox Blood Oxygen Saturation Monitor        


Daily smart features

  • Connectivity - Bluetooth®, ANT+®
  • Connect IQ™ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)             
  • Smart Notifications        
  • Text response/reject phone call with text (Android™ only)         
  • Calendar             
  • Weather             
  • Controls smartphone music       
  • Find my phone 
  • Find my watch  
  • VIRB® camera remote  
  • Smartphone compatibility - iPhone® and Android™
  • Compatible with Garmin Connect™ Mobile         


Safety and Tracking Features

  • LiveTrack            
  • Live Event Sharing - Android™ Only
  • Incident Detection during select activities            
  • Assistance          


Activity tracking features

  • Step counter     
  • Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)             
  • Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)              
  • Calories burned               
  • Distance travelled           
  • Intensity minutes           
  • TrueUp™            
  • Move IQ™          
  • Garmin Connect™ Challenges app - Yes (optional Connect IQ app)


Fitness equipment/gym

  • Available gym activity profiles - Strength training, Cardio training, Elliptical training, Stair stepping, Indoor rowing and Yoga
  • Cardio workouts              
  • Strength workouts         
  • Automatic rep counting


Training, planning and analysis features

  • HR zones            
  • HR alerts             
  • HR calories         
  • % HR max           
  • % HRR  
  • Recovery time  
  • Auto max HR     
  • HR broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices) - Yes (using ANT+ or BLE)
  • GPS speed and distance              
  • Customisable screen(s)
  • Customisable activity profiles    
  • Auto Pause®     
  • Interval training               
  • Advanced workouts      
  • Downloadable training plans      
  • Auto Lap®          
  • Manual lap         
  • Configurable lap alerts  
  • VO2 Max (Run)
  • Training status (lets you see if you’re training effectively by tracking your training history and fitness level trend)               
  • Training load (your total training load for the last 7 days calculated from estimated EPOC)             
  • Training effect (aerobic)              
  • Training effect (anaerobic)         
  • Improved recovery time              
  • Daily suggested workouts - Yes (limited)
  • Customisable alerts       
  • Audio prompts 
  • Finish time         
  • Virtual partner 
  • Race an activity
  • Course guidance             
  • Touch and/or button lock            
  • Auto scroll          
  • Activity history on watch             
  • Physio TrueUp


Running features

  • Available run profiles - Running, Treadmill running, Indoor track running, Trail running
  • GPS-based distance, time and pace        
  • Running dynamics - Yes (with compatible accessory)
  • Vertical oscillation and ratio (the degree of 'bounce' in your running motion and the cost-benefit ratio with stride length) Yes (with compatible accessory)
  • Ground contact time and balance (shows how much time, in the running motion, your foot is on the ground rather than in flight and lets you check your running symmetry)              Yes (with compatible accessory)
  • Stride length (real time)                Yes (with compatible accessory)
  • Cadence (provides real-time number of steps per minute)         
  • Performance condition (after running 6–20 minutes, compares your real-time condition to your average fitness level)    
  • PacePro™ Pacing Strategies       
  • Run workouts   
  • Race predictor  
  • Foot pod capable  


Outdoor recreation

  • Point-to-point navigation            
  • Bread crumbtrail in real time      
  • Back to start      
  • TracBack®           
  • UltraTrac mode
  • Distance to destination
  • GPS coordinates              


Cycling features

  • Alerts (triggers alarm when you reach goals including time, distance, heart rate or calories)         
  • Courses               
  • Available cycling profiles - Biking, Indoor biking
  • Race an activity
  • Compatible with Varia Vision™ (head-mounted display)               
  • Compatible with Varia™ radar (rear-facing radar)             
  • Compatible with Varia™ lights   
  • Speed and cadence sensor support (w/sensor)


Swimming Features

  • Available swim profiles - Pool swimming
  • Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count, swim efficiency (SWOLF), calories)      
  • Stroke type detection (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly) (pool swim only)
  • Drill logging (pool swim only)     
  • Basic rest timer (up from 0) (pool swim only)     
  • "Repeat on" rest timer (pool swim only)              
  • Auto rest (pool swim only)         
  • Pool swim workouts      
  • Underwater wrist-based heart rate        
  • Heart rate from external HRM (real-time during rests, interval and session stats during rests, and automatic heart rate download post-swim) - Yes (with HRM-Tri™, HRM-Swim™ and HRM-Pro™)


Kid activity tracking features

  • Toe-to-Toe™ Challenges app - Yes (optional Connect IQ Toe-to-Toe™ Challenges app)


St Patricks Day delivery notice: DPD will not be operating on Friday 17th March.

Orders placed after 3pm on Wednesday 15th March will be delivered on Monday 20th March. 

Standard Orders:

  • Ireland (Incl N.Ireland): FREE* Next Day Delivery on orders over €85, otherwise delivery will cost €5. *Exclusions do apply and will be stated in the product description with the delivery charge calculated at checkout, this includes items such as weights, heavy equipment, football packs etc.
  • United Kingdom: Delivery will cost €8.50 throughout all of the UK and the delivery period is within 2-3 working days.
  • Rest of the World: Delivery will cost €20-€30 depending where and the delivery period is within 2-10 working days.


Standard orders are usually dispatched same day & delivered to you on the next working day if ordered before 3pm to Ireland & Northern Ireland. Delivery to the UK takes 2-3 days and delivery is 2-10 days for the Rest of The World. If the item is unavailable, we will inform you of this. We cannot accept liability for out of pocket expenses or other costs incurred due to failed or delayed deliveries. All items are subject to stock availability.

Teamwear & Club Shop orders:

  • Delivery will be charged at €5 for small teamwear orders & Club Shop orders.
  • Heavy/bulky teamwear orders such as teamwear equipment and football packs will be charged at €8 and larger orders maybe incur a higher delivery charge. This will be calculated at checkout.

Our Club Direct Teamwear section are orders which are specially placed and will take 3 weeks to be produced and dispatched, depending on availability which will extend the turnaround time for your order. In such cases you will receive an e-mail to inform you of this. If your club shop order has a pre-sale date your order will not be dispatched until 2 weeks after the FINAL pre-sale deadline. If an item within your club shop becomes unavailable we will be dispatching your order once available, you will be notified if this is the case.


Large/heavy Equipment:

  • Delivery for exercise machines and pool tables/table tennis tables costs €80 per item and may take 5-7 working days.
  • If you are purchasing more than one of these items contact us on 0749127833 and we will give you a delivery quote.
  • These items are self-assembly and the delivery is a kerbside delivery or as close as the driver can get with a palette truck. Drivers are not permitted to enter houses. Please inspect these products as soon as they are delivered to ensure that they are to your satisfaction. Do not store these products in cold or damp conditions.  
  • The delivery charge will vary for weights such as kettlebells & dumbbells. This charge will be calculated at the checkout. Free delivery does not apply to these items.

Exercise equipment such as treadmills etc, Pool Tables & Table Tennis tables will be delivered withing 5-7 working days. You will be notified by email when your order has been dispatched from our warehouse. The delivery driver will call you the day of delivery to liaise a time.

Click & Collect Instore:

Due to the current restrictions, collection in store can only be made between 9-6pm Monday to Saturday. Orders placed before 3pm Monday-Friday will be ready for collection that day after 3pm. Orders placed after 3pm will be ready for collection the following day.

You will receive an email when your order is ready for collection. Please call us on 0749127833 when you're outside for collection and we will arrange a non-contact handover.


You can collect your order instore when you select click & collect as your delivery method. Standard orders placed before 3pm Monday-Friday will be ready for collection that same day after 3pm. Orders places after 3pm Friday and at the weekend will be ready for collection the following Monday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Club shop orders for click & collect will be ready for collection within 3 weeks of order date. You will be notified by email when your order is ready for collection.

Please have your order reference number when collecting instore.


Standard Orders:

If you are not happy with your purchase, for any reason, you can return it unused and in a saleable condition within 14 days of receipt for a full refund or exchange.

*Please note the delivery charge will not be refunded. Personalised items such as jerseys with printed name and number or club shop items cannot be returned.

Goods must be returned:

  • Within 14 days of receipt
  • In an unused/unworn condition
  • With the original delivery docket
  • Footwear must be returned with the original packaging/boxes
  • Swimwear will only be accepted for a return if the hygiene strip is in place

If your item is faulty, or your order is incorrect, please contact us immediately at so that we can arrange the return for you. You will not be charged for returning if the item is faulty or incorrect.

Check out our Returns page for full details.


Teamwear & Club Shop orders:

Please note Club Direct Teamwear items cannot be returned or exchanged for any reason other than fault with the product as these orders have been specially placed. If you wish to cancel items from our Club Direct Teamwear section you must do so within 24 hours of placing your order.

Large bulky goods:

Exercise machines, punch bags & pool tables etc: Returns will be accepted if they are in their unopened and original packaging. You will need to pay the return postage costs, unless the item is faulty.


We use Sage Pay secure which has the highest level of card data security so our customers are protected against fraud. 

We accept the following payment cards: Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard and Visa Electron . 

Sage Pay and Visa Payments


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