Baume & Mercier Teams Up with Indian Motorcycle – America’s First Motorcycle Company

 |  August 14th, 2017

Swiss watch brand Baume & Mercier selected the famed Bonneville Salt Flats as the prefect venue today to announce its news affiliation — with America’s oldest motorcycle brand: Indian Motorcycle. Both Baume & Mercier and Indian honored the Burt Munro who took his Indian Scout Streamliner to the Salt Flats 50 years ago — earning the name “The World’s Fastest Indian.”  To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Munro’s iconic land speed record, Lee Munro, Burt Munro’s great nephew, recreated the historic…

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Omega Hits the Movies in Dunkirk, Starring Tom Hardy and Omega CK2129

 |  July 31st, 2017

As the movie “Dunkirk” — directed by Christopher Nolan — is being screened in cinemas  across the country we see an Omega CK2129 watch on the wrist of Tom Hardy’s RAF character.  The concept for this movie, which portrays the allied soldiers who risked their lives at Dunkirk and throughout the war,  is not just about having a watch on the RAF wrist, but about having the right watch for the era on his wrist. According to Omega, 2,000 of…

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Interview: Henrik Lundqvist, Hockey Star and TAG Heuer Brand Ambassador

 |  July 28th, 2017

 Recently,  I had the good fortune of interviewing NHL hockey player Henrik Lundqvist for Watch Journal Magazine. You can read the interview in its entirety there. However, here we bring you a quick excerpt for a little taste of time, TAG Heuer and sports. Olympic record setter, multi-award winning star NHL hockey player, Henrik Lundqvist is easily one of the best goalies in the world. The 35-yar-old Swedish professional goaltender for the New York Rangers is the only goalie in…

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Tutima Racing Yacht and Tutima M2 SevenSeas Watches Sail Northern Europe

 |  July 27th, 2017

It’s been a wild and wonderful summer for Tutima, a brand committed to several sports, including sailing. In fact, the brand has had its own Tutima  racing yacht since 2009. What’s even cooler about that is the fact that the DK46 racing cruiser is manned by an all-female crew headed by a Hamburg, Germany-based skipper. This past couple of weeks that crew has been racing around Northern Europe — hoisting sails and navigating the seas with some interesting results. While the team unfortunately came in…

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Understanding the Thread Between Montblanc, TimeWalker and The Goodwood Festival

 |  July 26th, 2017

If you are a vintage car lover, or a connoisseur of vintage auto rallies, then you know full well about Goodwood Festival of Speed – held earlier this year in England. You should also know about Montblanc, its TimeWalker line and Davide Cerrato, the man behind the TimeWalker design (and previously the designer behind the Tudor Black Bay watch) and Managing Director of Montblanc’s Watch division.   Earlier this year, Montblanc announced its role as the Official Timing Partner of the…

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