Panerai Sets Sail as the Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup

 |  May 24th, 2017

The world’s oldest trophy sport in international sporting events, the America’s Cup is coming into full sail. Beginning this Friday, May 26, in Bermuda, the qualifiers kick off of the 35th America’s Cup presented by Louis Vuitton. The competition for the oldest trophy in international sports dating back to 1851, witnesses  America’s Oracle Team USA  as the Defenders of the Cup (the team also won the 2013 America’s Cup races and the 2010 series before that). Swiss watch brand Panerai acts…

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Oris Unveils Hammerhead Limited Edition Watch to Fight Shark Extinction

 |  May 9th, 2017

Oris has long been involved in the world of sports, from aviation to auto racing and diving. In fact, the brand has been creating dive watches since the 1960’s, and its timepieces are typically built to withstand the tests of weather, pressure, water and more. Now, they are built to help fight the threat of shark extinction.  With the recent release of the Oris Hammerhead Limited Edition watch, the brand gets involved in helping to raise funds for a shark conservation project run…

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Inside Havana, Cuba: Five Things You Must Do in Cuba in Three Fast Days of Delight

 |  May 3rd, 2017

Yesterday we brought you a look at the recently revived St. Petersburg-Habana Regatta, officially timed by Ball Watch USA. Today, we bring you on the rest of our journey in Havana — a look at three days of delightful experiences. Learn what you need to know for three fast days in Havana. Because yesterday we jumped right into the reason I was in Havana to begin with, I skipped the entry port.  Before I go on, I want to describe what it’s like to…

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‘I Dream of Jeannie’ Home, a Jim Beam Decanter, Commands $30,000+ At Auction

 |  May 1st, 2017

This past weekend, the  original  genie bottle prop that was used on the set of the well-known I Dream of Jeannie TV show (NBC, 1965-1970), and that served as the mold for all future Jeannie bottles on the series, went up for auction at Julien’s Auctions. The bottle belonged to Gene Nelson, who worked on the development of the program and directed eight episodes of the first season (until differences between himself and starring actor Larry Hagman caused him to leave).  The bottle…

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Montblanc Partners with Goodwood Festival of Speed With Timewalker Watches

 |  April 26th, 2017

In an exciting, and fitting, move, Montblanc — with its new TimeWalker collection — speeds into action as the Official Timing Partner of the Goodwood “Festival Of Speed.”  Easily one of England’s top sporting events, the Festival of Speed takes place annually at  Goodwood, the seat of the  Dukes of Richmond for more than 300 years and England’s greatest sporting estate.  By partnering with the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Montblanc brings its TimeWalker collection to the forefront. Because auto racing requires split-second precision…

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