Suunto reveals the newest member of Ambit, the Ambit2 R GPS for runners

Different personalities derived from various interests such as running, Multisport, climbing and lot more reunites to witness the unveiling of the newest baby of Suunto Philippines the SUUNTO Ambit2 R last May 08, 2014 at 100 Miles Café (Where every runner eats together). This time the SUUNTO Ambit2 R is produced for runners, which composed of dependable and receptive features to completely achieve your running goals.

Coach Andy Leuterio formally opened the media launch photo by Justin Gomez
Coach Andy Leuterio formally opened the media launch photo by Justin Gomez

Mascy Cabuhat-Pineda, the Brand Manager of Suunto Philippines/Time Depot Inc. - Photo by Justin Gomez.
Mascy Cabuhat-Pineda, the Brand Manager of Suunto Philippines/Time Depot Inc. – Photo by Justin Gomez.

Definitely, the revealing moment of Suunto Ambit2 R will not be possible without the presence and effort by Ms. Mascy Cabuhat-Pineda, who taking care of her position as a Brand Manager of Suunto Philippines and Time Depot Inc. She briefly and proudly introduced the powerful features of Ambit2 R stated below.

Suunto Ambit2 R


Suunto’s popular Ambit GPS watch family grows in March with the launch of the Ambit2 R, the GPS watch for runners.

The Suunto Ambit2 R is optimized for your perfect running experience. It provides responsive and reliable speed and distance readings thanks to FusedSpeedTM, a unique combination of GPS and accelerometer data from your wrist. Suunto Ambit2 R also measures running cadence from your wrist.

Suunto Ambit2 R can also help you reach your performance goals. You can plan your own moves, or download complete training programs from The watch reminds you of daily targets, tracks target completion, and provides speed and intensity guidance while you run.

Additionally, Track-back and full navigation offer the freedom to explore new trails without getting lost. Download routes from or simply select Track-back at any point during a run. Suunto Ambit2 R will show you the way.

Suunto Ambit2 R is available in black or white, with the white sporting a soft silicone strap for an improved fit for women. Both can be purchased with or without a Suunto heart rate belt.

With Suunto Apps, even more running features become available. Personalize your Suunto Ambit2 R with running Apps of your own, or choose from the thousands of free Apps in the App Zone on They include:

Virtual coach: Let the coach determine when you should run easy and hard! This App is for endurance intervals. Select your pace level and the coach will give you target paces to run.
Ghost runner: Challenge yourself against a competitor. A positive distance means that you’re ahead while a negative one means you need to pick up the pace.
Running efficiency: This App helps you improve your running efficiency by recording the number of heart beats over a kilometer / mile.
High intensity intervals: This App gives a short but sharp interval workout. Start with a warm up, run 15 x 200m with 30sec recovery and end with a cool down.

Marathon time: It uses your current speed to give an estimate of your finish time during a marathon, so you can see if you’re on track for that target time., the online sports diary from Suunto, makes it easy to analyze every aspect of your training and share your experiences with others.


Suunto has been designing and manufacturing gear for adventurers, explorers and divers for over 75 years. Built into every product is a level of robustness and durability beyond the ordinary — and the Ambit2 R is no exception. Waterproof to 50 meters and with a 12-hour battery life in GPS mode, you can rely on Suunto Ambit2 R, whatever the conditions.

The Suunto Ambit2 R will become available in May.

All new features will also be made available to Ambit2 and Ambit2 S users via a software upgrade later in spring.

Coach Ige Lopez - Photo by Justin Gomez
Coach Ige Lopez – Photo by Justin Gomez

Coach Ige Lopez a certified Suunto user.  In its successful competitions in the International and local events he cheerfully shared with us the great performance of Suunto and one of the feature that he proud of aside from reliable speed and distance readings, the battery life of Suunto.

With Ms. Mascy Cabuhat- Pineda #iAmSuunto
With Ms. Mascy Cabuhat- Pineda #iAmSuunto
Yes, #iAmSuunto
Yes, #iAmSuunto

In conjunction with the prelude to Suunto Ambit2 R they officially introduced also the members of Team Suunto Philippines.

Team Suunto Philippines – Photo by Justin Gomez


Visit your nearest TimeDepot Store and grab your new Suunto Ambit2 R.
For more information, visit Suunto Philippines Facebook or website



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