Since its first springtime events, the Fine Watch Club has invited its members to enjoy a backstage view of Baselworld, Only Watch, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève and the Watch Photo Awards ; to tour the Manufactures of Bvlgari, Jaeger-LeCoultre, TAG Heuer, Vacheron Constantin and Zenith ; as well as to visit the Patek Philippe and Frédérique Constant museums, while meeting a number of watch brand managers.
When putting in top performances out on the field, pro football player Christian Fassnacht uses his excellence, creativity, and precision – qualities that are just as important in the world of watchmaking as they are in football.
Tourbillons and sports watches make rather uneasy bedfellows. The fragile regulating organ doesn’t respond well to being dropped on the floor, or being whacked by a club or racquet. On that basis, a combat tourbillon is the stuff of horological folly.
Ferdinand Berthoud took us to distant destinations with the FB 1.3 model, where marine chronometers set the pace for long-distance journeys.
Richard Mille is excited to be launching a new partnership with one of the most anticipated teams to join the Pro Cycling peloton, Team Bahrain McLaren. The new partnership, together with Team Bahrain McLaren’s unique approach and identity will be revealed at a preview event on the 9th December at McLaren’s futuristic high-tech HQ just outside Woking, UK.
With a clear emphasis on technology and development, IWC Schaffhausen has been manufacturing timepieces of lasting value since 1868. Its philosophy, based on a passion for watchmaking, aims to maintain a spirit of indefatigable initiative and impeccable craftsmanship.