Omega and Emirates Team New Zealand Sail to the Win in New York Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series

 |  May 9th, 2016

It was an exhilarating weekend in New York as the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series races took place on the Hudson River — marking the first time the races have returned to New York waters in nearly 100 years. Stealing the win: Emirates Team New Zealand with 52 points. The team is sponsored by Omega, which had a strong presence at the event. Other watch brands involved in the America’s Cup World Series are Bremont, Official Timekeeper of the 35th…

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Bremont Unveils America’s Cup and Oracle Team USA Watches

 |  June 23rd, 2015

Last month, British brand Bremont announced its appointment at the Official Timing Partner to the 35th America’s Cup and to the defending champion Oracle Team USA.  To many, the announcement was a surprise – as Bremont has been so firmly entrenched in aviation. But, as Giles English, co-founder says, “We grew up in both worlds: aviation and sailing, and it is a dream come true for Bremont to support this famous race of such historical importance.” At a big event…

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Congratulations Oracle Team USA Wins America’s Cup 2013

 |  September 25th, 2013

In what many are calling the sports’ world’s biggest turnaround, Oracle Team USA has captured the 34th America’s Cup title – triumphantly – in a 9-8 win over Emirates Team New Zealand. Just one week ago, the score was Emirates 8 and Oracle 1 – yes- a major turnaround. Both teams fought hard and gracefully for the win. Emirates Team New Zealand is sponsored by Omega, while TAG Heuer sponsors Oracle Team USA. What a final race!

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TAG Heuer Unveils Specially Made Smart Watch for Professional Timing

 |  September 20th, 2013

As this year’s 34th America’s Cup enters its exciting final weekend, we want to bring you a little behind-the-scenes info about how the R&D departments of TAG Heuer and Oracle Team USA co-invented onboard connectivity equipment and  intelligent smartwatch to supply each crew member instant access to crucial race condition data in real-time. The system uses special editions of the commercial Aquaracer 500M Calibre 72 Countdown chronograph, customized for each sailor’s specific tasks and wirelessly linked directly to the boat’s…

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A Close-up Look at the TAG Heuer Aquaracer 500M Limited Edition, at the America’s Cup Races

 |  September 9th, 2013

The TAG Heuer Aquaracer 500M Limited Edition watches pay tribute to the America’s Cup. This year, TAG Heuer partners with Oracle Team USA—equipping the teams with TAG Heuer eyewear and chronograph watches. As such, it has unveiled a new fleet of limited edition Aquaracer watches equipped with helium escape valve to render them water resistant to 500 meters. The Aquaracer 500M Calibre 72 Countdown Automatic Chronograph 43mm features the official Team USA logo on the dial and the iconic AC72…

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