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Olympic Time Keepers: TAG Heuer Watches

The XXII Winter Olympic games are underway in Sochi, Russia and for the next 2-1/2 weeks all eyes will be on the international winter competition.

Popular completions including figure skating, bobsledding, ice hockey, speed skating, alpine skiing, snowboarding and more are expected to be watched by millions across the globe as athletes from around the world gather to compete.

Like many previous Olympic Games, the Sochi games are not without controversy. Russia’s stance on human rights and laws against the support of gay and lesbian lifestyles, have received widespread criticism around the globe and even search engine Google has taken a stand today with home page today graphic featuring the Olympic charter.

Google’s timing of this issue at the outset of the games has spread more widespread awareness of this issue and was heralded in many publications throughout the globe.

Timing is extremely important during both the Winter and Summer Olympic games and prestigious watchmakers Omega and TAG Heuer have been the official time-keepers of the Olympics for many decades.

CAF101F-BA0821TAG Heuer has been the Official Olympic timekeeper of both the 1980 Lake Placid and Moscow Olympic games. The brand was also the Official timekeeper of the three Olympic games during the 1920’s. TAG Heuer is widely associated with sports competitions and is renowned for its precise time-keeping accuracy.

You can discover a wide array of TAG Heuer watches for men and women at The Watchery.
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Chronograph is the ideal watch for keeping pace with both winter and summer sports. This outstanding timepiece has a stainless steel case and matching triple link bracelet. The unidirectional rotating bezel with embossed markers encircles the silvery gold chronograph dial with an automatic date calendar, 1/10th of second, small-second and 30-minute registers.

Features include precise Swiss-made quartz movement inside and water resistance to 300 meters. Watch is 43mm in diameter and 11mm thick.

Complimentary delivery is included on all domestic watch purchases at The Watchery.

It’s Time To Hit The Slopes

As winter’s fury is in full thrust, there’s no better time to plan a skiing vacation right now and take advantage of some of the best snowfall many popular resorts have received in recent years.

Whether you’re skiing vacation takes you to Jackson Hole Wyoming, Lake Tahoe California, Park City Utah, Whistler British Columbia, Aspen Colorado, Sun Valley Idaho or Lake Placid New York this year, you’ll want to be equipped with a pace-setting ski watch featuring altimeter and barometric readings.SUUNTO-SS011516400

With an altimeter, you’ll be able to tell the altitude along with the number of runs skied and the vertical amount you skied. Meanwhile, a barometer provides you with insight into current weather conditions and forewarns you of upcoming storms.

You can find a number of sport watches ideal for skiing, snowboarding and winter activities during The Watchery’s Winter Sports Watch Event. Popular men’s and women’s timepieces from IWC, Suunto, Chopard, Timex, Puma, Casio, Oris, Invicta, Swiss Legend, Luminox, Swiss Army, Nixon
and more are featured in the event.

The Suunto Vector Men’s Digital Chronograph is an outstanding choice for skiers. This high-performance wristwatch not only delivers altimeter and barometric readings, it has a built-in compass and a weather trend indicator too.

The durable black and red plastic case is presented on a striking black rubber strap. The Black unidirectional rotating bezel encircles the highly legible digital dial. Features include quality quartz movement for precise time-keeping accuracy and water resistance to 99 feet.

Complimentary delivery is included on all domestic watch purchases at The Watchery.