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Garmin Malaysia goes LIVE with a Seven-Day Flash Challenge


Garmin Malaysia announces the Garmin LIVE! Challenge, a series of fun-filled challenges with each task dedicated to a spontaneous activity lasting around seven minutes. In a span of a week, participants are allowed to take part as many times as they would like within an hour. The top two best records (for each challenge) will win official Garmin prizes.

This challenge is part of Garmin’s initiative to encourage active participation among Garmin users from all over Asia in light of COVID-19 outbreak. The first challenge will begin on 18 May 2020 (Monday) at 8 PM Malaysia time . In order to join, participants would need to download the Garmin’s Connect IQ App, sign-in or create an account and download the LIVE! Challenge App within. The winners will be chosen accordingly to their scores and targets met through Instagram where they must share their results publicly on feed and tag @GarminMalaysia with the following hashtags: #GarminMalaysia #GarminLive

Connect IQ can be downloaded through Google Play and the App Store. Alternatively, users can also scan the following QR codes provided for instant access.

The challenges are set to take place from the 18th until the 24th of May 2020 and the unique activities will be revealed before the challenge begins at 8 PM. This will add an element of anticipation to keep the participants entertained.

Prizes ranging from Garmin bags, jerseys, jackets and other forms of brand merchandises will be available daily.

To understand in detail how the process of the challenges would be like, do refer to the details below:

Launch the LIVE! Challenge App from your Garmin watch. A notification will pop-up where one can click to join the challenge of the day.

Proceed with pressing on the “Start button”. Do check on the unique challenge rules as they differ day to day.

Your ranking will be shown through the Application where you can then download the Image and post on your Instagram feed to share with family and friends.

To stand a chance to win Garmin’s prizes, one should not forget to tag @GarminMalaysia along with including the mentioned hashtags.

Participants can expect to receive a reminder pop-up notification on their respective Garmin watches where they can simply click to start the Application and join. Do note that a QR code will only pop up on their first login. After entering their desired nickname for the challenge, the log-ins will continue to be automatic.


Important notices:

A list of compatible Garmin watches includes –

  • Forerunner 945 , Forerunner 935 , Forerunner 645/music , Forerunner 245/music , Venu , vívoactive 4/4s , vívoactive 3/music , vivoactive 3 Element , Legacy Saga , Legacy Hero , fēnix 6 series , fēnix 5 plus series , fēnix 5 series , fēnix Chronos , Approach S62, D2 Delta , Descent Mk1 and the MARQ series.

The watches can be purchased online through aeco.com.my/shop and current outlets in operation –

  • The Garmin HQ ( Opens from 9 AM – 5 PM)
  • 1 Utama, Digital Mall, Midvalley KL, Midvalley Southkey (Johor Bahru) & Queensbay Mall (Penang). (Opens from 11 AM – 8 PM)
  • Melaka, Bukit Indah, Juru Autocity & Kuantan East Coast Mall (Opens from 10 AM – 7 PM)
  • Kuching Vivacity (Opens from 10 AM – 10 PM)


For more information on the Garmin LIVE! Online Flash Challenge, click here.

To download the Garmin Connect IQ Application, click here.

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