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Just before last week's first GC32 Racing Tour 2019 regatta in Villasimius, Sardinia, Omega and Alinghi, two-times winner of the America's Cup, in 2003 and 2007, announced their new partnership.
Innovation, performance and precision: Formula 1 racing and watches have a lot in common.
With products that ooze excess to the average consumer, luxury brands have looked for ways to support charities and prove that the bottom line isn't their only concern.
After battling it out on the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, for the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix on October 19-21, Lewis Hamilton claimed his fifth world title a week later in Mexico. Rolex was on-call for both races.
Golf has plenty to appeal to watchmakers, from its affluent audience to the performance and precision inherent to the game, and the technical challenges this sport represents. The hard part is finding a spot on the greens, which are dominated by a quintet of brands.
On the eve of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, it's clear that two brands – TAG Heuer and Hublot, both LVMH - have swept the board in football. Behind this winning strategy is the one and only Jean-Claude Biver, President of the luxury number one's watch division.
Composed of around 50 independent professionals and serving under the aegis of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie’s Cultural Council, the Jury annually honors exceptional personalities, professionals who have made their mark on watchmaking through their creativity, their enterprising spirit and their mastery of this hugely diverse artistic and technical world.At the award ceremony of this 6th edition, held during an evening event organized on April 18th in Geneva’s Cité du Temps, the “Hommage au Talent” prize singled out the Maison Greubel Forsey renowned for its virtuoso skills in the field of technical horology; while the “Hommage à la Passion” distinction was awarded to Franco Cologni, who decided to dedicate it posthumously to Nicolas G. Hayek.
Partner to the Venice Film Festival for 12 years, Jaeger-LeCoultre presents three editions of the Rendez-Vous Sonatina. They represent the journey from seduction to romance and finally love. All three are crafted as a limited edition of eight pieces.