If winter hasn’t started yet and we will have to wait to see the first snowflakes falling in our towns, it doesn’t prevent the professionals of alpine skiing from competing in the first world cup stages. So, between the Giant and the Slalom, the best actors of the discipline already could enjoy the first ski runs. The objective stays the same, hurtle down on the ski runs as fast as possible to achieve the best time at the bottom.
Precision and speed, these are two criterions that make that watchmakers were able to afford services of kings and queens of ski tip. With our partner Sport Lifestyle, E-TV Sport, we will present the skiers chosen by the watch brands in order to always be ahead of time at the bottom of the mountain !
In the first part of our article, we will find three of the best alpine skiers who proudly represent the most beautiful watchmaking brands.
Lindsey Vonn and Rolex :
In 2013, for its new campaign, Rolex decided to highlight the passion and pursuit of excellence of its six female ambassadors from different disciplines. We could see the American skier Lindsey Vonn. Here with the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust.
Aksel Lund Svindal and Longines:
Here with the Longines Admiral and Grande Vitesse.
Bode Miller and Hublot:
In 2008, the American skier was lucky enough to have a Hublot Big Bang on his behalf: “the Bode Bang”!