Make the Most of Park and Recreation Month with Casio

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MAKE THE MOST OF PARK AND RECREATION MONTH WITH CASIO
Casio Timepiece’s Offers Ideal Technology for Recreational Fun

DOVER, NJ, July 19, 2017 – The month of July celebrates Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by The National Recreation and Park Association, or NRPA, to spotlight the many benefits of parks and recreation in communities across America. Many communities support Park and Recreation Month by planning a variety of activities for residents of all ages and abilities. Casio America, Inc. is encouraging consumers to partake in the festivities by visiting their local parks and recreation facilities. With a range of timepieces built to support all your outdoor adventures, a Casio watch is the ideal accessory for celebrating Park and Recreation Month.

Pro Trek WSD-F20 Smart Outdoor Watch
Explore local parks and experience new destinations worry-free with Casio’s Pro Trek WSD-F20 Smart Outdoor Watch. Navigation is made easy with features such as low-power GPS and full color map functionality that can be used offline. Download maps in advance of your park exploration and experience richly-designed and easy-to-read data from Mapbox that allows GPS data to track the user’s location, even when offline. Your routes will be clearly displayed and provide navigation guidance at a glance.

Powered by Android Wear™ 2.0, Casio’s WSD-F20 can be used with a range of apps to enhance your park and recreation experience. While exploring the trails, use the Location Memory app to add notes such as a great vantage point to otherwise unmarked map spots. Ensure you receive important alerts, like rehydrating, using Casio’s Moment Setter app. The user sets conditions to automatically receive important alerts, such as best fishing times, rest intervals, and sunrise/sunset times.

Depending on usage conditions, the battery life is typically one to two days under normal use; perfect for your casual outdoor excursions. When GPS is enabled, battery life ranges from six hours to two days.

Designed with a soft urethane band, button guards, a protective bezel, and side buttons of varying sizes, the WSD-F20 offers enhanced operability and toughness, making it an even more useful piece of outdoor gear. Available now in black and orange for a MSRP of $500.00 it is sold online at ShopCasio and Amazon, as well as select retailers nationwide including REI and Macy’s.

G-SHOCK MUDMASTER GG1000
Don’t be afraid to get dirty on your park adventures with G-SHOCK’s MUDMASTER GG1000 timepiece. Part of the Master of G lineup, the GG1000 was built to offer protection from mud and other natural elements with the exclusive mud-resist gasket. Additionally, the watch includes Twin Sensor technology of a built-in digital compass with bearing memory and thermometer. G-SHOCK’s signature absolute toughness of Shock Resistance and 200M Water Resistance is also displayed alongside an Auto LED Light (Super Illuminator) for when your adventures keep you out past dark.

The watch band with non-slip style texturing is featured in two different colorways; GG1000-1A3 with an army green band and GG1000-1A5 in desert tan. This timepiece is available now at the G-SHOCK NYC Soho store, select Macy’s and fashion boutique for a MSRP of $320.00.

For additional information on Casio’s PRO TREK Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F20, please visit:http://wsd.casio.com/us/en/ . For more information on the G-SHOCK GG1000, please visit:www.gshock.com. For information on Casio’s full portfolio of timepieces, please visit:www.Casio.com.

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About PRO TREK Smart
Casio’s PRO TREK Smart line of watches is geared for outdoor enthusiasts. Powered by Android Wear 2.0, these timepieces are equipped with a variety of features ideal for outdoor adventures including GPS, Location Memory, Moment Setter, and more. These timepieces also boast Casio’s Triple Sensor technology, in addition to a dual-layer LCD and water resistance. Casio’s PRO TREK Smart line offers rugged, stylish and versatile timepieces with features that enhance any outdoor experience. For additional information on Casio’s PRO TREK Smart line of timepieces, please visit: http://wsd.casio.com/us/en/ .

About G-SHOCK
CASIO’s shock-resistant G-SHOCK watch is synonymous with toughness, born from the developer Mr. Ibe’s dream of ‘creating a watch that never breaks’. Over 200 handmade samples were created and tested to destruction until finally in 1983 the first, now iconic G-SHOCK hit the streets of Japan and began to establish itself as ‘the toughest watch of all time’. Each watch encompasses the 7 elements; electric shock resistance, gravity resistance, low temperature resistance, vibration resistance, water resistance, shock resistance and toughness. The watch is packed with Casio innovations and technologies to prevent it from suffering direct shock; this includes internal components protected with urethane and suspended timekeeping modules inside the watch structure. Since its launch, G-SHOCK has continued to evolve, continuing to support on Mr. Ibe’s mantra “never, never give up”. For more information, visit www.gshock.com.

About Casio America, Inc.
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions. Established in 1957, Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution” through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com.