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New OMEGA and astronaut Honour time

Le 24 octobre 2013, 03:38 dans Humeurs 0

Didier Défago became Switzerland’s newest Swiss sports hero when he won the gold medal in the men’s downhill event at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

Official Olympic Timekeeper OMEGA celebrated Défago’s dramatic victory with a very special watch presentation ceremony. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon (and whose OMEGA Speedmaster Professional was the first watch to be worn on lunar soil), gave the champion a Seamaster Planet Ocean at an event in Whistler, the city where Défago won his competition.

Défago commented, “This is a particularly special moment for hublot replica. It means so much to receive this OMEGA wristwatch from Buzz Aldrin, a man who has truly made his mark on history. ”

Dr. Aldrin, who is a brand ambassador for OMEGA, said, “I’m thrilled to be able to present this OMEGA to Didier. Forty years ago, we won our race to Moon; this week, Didier won his race down the hill. I’m happy that this Swiss watch is going back to Switzerland with a true champion and a great competitor. ”

Défago’s Olympic gold medal was the crowning achievement in a long and successful replica tag heuer highlighted by a number of World Cup victories including back-to-back downhill classics in Wengen and Kitzbuhel in 2009.

OMEGA, the Biel-based watchmaker, is serving as Official Timekeeper at an Olympic Games for the 24th time since 1932. The brand recently announced that it had extended its relationship with the International Olympic Committee through 2020.

Performance and reliability with omega replica watches

Le 24 octobre 2013, 03:37 dans Humeurs 0

The Constellation Double Eagle watches have long celebrated OMEGA’s close relationship with the Royal and Ancient Game of golf.

The Double Eagle is a robust watch for all seasons, with its screw-in case helping to omega replica guarantee water resistance to 100 metres (330 feet, 10 bar) – but it is as fashionable as it is sporty.

This year, the popular line is extended with the introduction of the OMEGA Constellation Double Eagle Co-Axial 4-Counters.

This stunning watch is powered by OMEGA’s Co-Axial calibre 3890 and is a COSC-certified chronometer.

Four counters, or sub-dials, are appealingly arranged in a staggered row across the dial. From left to right, they feature the small seconds, a seven-day counter, a 12-hour counter and a 30-minute replica rolex watches. Just above the centre of the watch is a window which shows the day of the week.

Like the other members of the family, the Constellation Double Eagle 4-Counters has a sporty dial in matt black with contrasting counters. The stainless steel Double Eagle 4-Counters has an integrated black rubber strap with a satin-brushed stainless steel foldover clasp.

The attention to detail in the design of the Double Eagle 4-Counters is reflected by its 18 Ct white gold facetted hour markers, facetted and truncated Dauphine hands, and applied OMEGA symbol and name.

A date window at 6 o’clock completes the dial, which is protected by a domed, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment on both sides. The screw-in transparent replica Franck Muller crystal case back reveals OMEGA’s revolutionary Co-Axial movement.

The Double Eagle 4-Counters is equipped with a black aluminium bezel with silver Arabic numerals.

The Constellation Double Eagle 4-Counters blends rugged performance and reliability with a distinctive flair – this is a watch which is equally at home on the course or on the town. And the dramatic arrangement of four counters on the dial reminds you: this is an OMEGA!