Latest Chronograph Stories

2014-08-08 04:20:22

HOMEWOOD, Calif., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss watch manufacture Frederique Constant embodies its brand message to 'Live your passion,' returning to the 42(nd) Annual Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance as a title sponsor for the fourth consecutive year. Held on August 8(th) - 9(th), the 2014 collectors' event and prestigious wooden boat show will relocate to the Lake's West Shore at Obexer's Boat Company. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134666 This year's event will...

2014-06-20 08:22:05

LONDON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When Novak Djokovic selected Seiko as his watch partner, it was the new Astron GPS Solar collection that particularly caught his eye, and Novak has worn Astron ever since. So, what could be more appropriate than to introduce a Novak Djokovic Limited Edition Astron? The new Seiko Astron GPS Solar Novak Djokovic Limited Edition is based on the new chronograph caliber that was introduced at Baselworld 2014 to great acclaim. This...

2014-06-06 08:20:20

LONDON AND FARNBOROUGH, England, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Video link: http://vimeo.com/76621320 Breitling is delighted to be supporting the first public opening of the historic wind tunnels. The exhibition marks a new era for the wind tunnels which were originally used for speed and transonic testing of aircraft. For over 60 years the wind tunnels played an instrumental role in the development of many legendary British aircraft including the 1942 Hawker Typhoon, the...

2014-04-28 12:27:36

Football superstar joins the Swiss pioneering watch brand's star team of sports & celebrity ambassadors CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAG Heuer, the world leader in prestigious and high-end chronographs, is proud to announce the signing of football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to a long-term partnership as a TAG Heuer Brand Ambassador. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81196 Two-time Ballon d'Or winner, Real Madrid forward and Captain of the...

2014-04-09 23:27:41

Proceeds Will Benefit Breitling Enthusiast and Professional Golfer Ernie Els and his Els for Autism Foundation Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 In support of April being “Autism Awareness Month,” Swiss watchmaker Breitling and Razny Jewelers are donating 20% of proceeds from the sale of any Breitling timepiece with a blue dial at their store in Addison, IL for the entire month of April to the Els for Autism Foundation. “Breitling has supported Ernie Els and his Els for Autism...

2014-04-01 08:26:23

BASEL, Switzerland, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The team is now complete: just a few weeks after announcing the cooperation as the Global Partner and Official Watch of the Premier League Football Club from London, the Swiss watchmaker launches two JEANRICHARD for Arsenal time pieces at Baselworld: At a press conference featuring Arsenal Legend Robert Pires as well as the Club's CCO Tom Fox, a special Terrascope series and a limited edition Aeroscope were revealed on 28 March 2014....

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.