Longines launched two limited edition watches, praising the Alpine World Ski Championships 2017 and paying tribute to the close connection between Longines and the International Ski Federation and the Swiss ski resort St. Moritz. Two commemorative watches from the Longines Concorde series will be dedicated to men and women who love skiing.
For many years, Longines has been the official partner of the International Ski Federation (FIS),replica breitling and has always been the official timekeeper for the Alpine Ski World Cup and the World Alpine Ski Championships with its precise timing service. The connection between Longines and skiing is rooted in the skiing and timing tradition of Soymia, Switzerland, dating back to 1924.
To celebrate the 2017 World Alpine Ski Championships in St. Moritz, Longines has launched a limited edition men's and women's watches. This pair of limited-edition watches from the Concorde series features the iconic color scheme of the World Alpine Ski Championship. The Concorde collection is known for its classic aesthetics and helps Longines gain a reputation and success around the world. The limited edition watch is designed for the pursuit of classic and elegant wrist timepieces and passionate mountain skiers.
The men's watch with a diameter of 42 mm has a steel case with a L678 self-winding mechanical movement and nine time markers with Super-LumiNova® luminous coating on the blue dial,elegantly displaying the moon phase display Features. There is a 12-hour counter at 6 o'clock, a 24-hour display with a small second at 9 o'clock, a 30-minute counter at 12 o'clock, and a month and week display. The half moon center pointer indicates the date.
The 34 mm diameter ladies' watch features a steel case with a L888 self-winding mechanical movement. The blue dial is paired with rhodium-plated hands and coated with Super-LumiNova luminous coating. The logos of the World Alpine Ski Championships are printed on the transparent back of the two watches. The stainless steel bracelet complements the overall look of the watch.