June 2017

Hurrah for the Emirates Team New Zealand! Together with Omega, the sponsor and Official Timekeeper, they won the America´s Cup 2017 in Bermuda

Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) simply delivered a stunning performance every day throughout every stage of the competition on water. By first taking a 5-2 win in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Finals, the ETNZ advanced to the America’s Cup Match against Oracle Team USA. It was then when ETNZ proved to be extremely powerful and the Kiwis sailed confidently to a well deserved victory. The “Auld Mug” is now back in New Zealand! 

Another four brands join the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in 2018

Good news from Geneva! The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie continues to grow, while the number of exhibitors at Baselworld has been dramatically declining. The central aisles of the SIHH in Geneva are extended for the arrival of Hermès, while a bigger Carré des Horlogers makes room for DeWitt, Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud and Romain Gauthier.   

Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra - a tribute to an iconic race car. Part 2

The two further limited edition chronographs at the heart of the Clifton Club Shelby Cobra collection also reflect style and performance. The 44 mm diameter case made out of polished and satin-finished stainless steel matches the aerodynamic contours of the Daytona body shape.

The Blancpain X Fathoms - the most astonishing and sophisticated diving watch ever built.

Did you watch the spectacular Blancpain video? I personally already watched it twice, since what you see is so amazing and unique. I am sure some of you did see the Blancpain diving watch on the wrist of the divers. If you asked yourself which model it was, here comes the answer: It was the The Blancpain X Fathoms. So in brief this is all you need to know about the the most astonishing and sophisticated diving watch ever built ...

Omega together with the Emirates New Zealand Team at the 35th America´s Cup in Bermuda

The race is on. America´s Cup challenger Emirates Team New Zealand tries to bring the cup home. Since 1995 Omega is a partner and sponsor of the Kiwis. "22 years on a bumpy road", as Emirates Team New Zealand CEO Grant Dalton told me in the America´s Cup village in Bermuda. I also talked to Raynald Aeschlimann, the CEO and President of Omega. Listen to my interviews and discover the two new Omega America´s Cup timepieces.