Omega, the Biel based watch announced in a recent news release, the extension of its partnership agreement in title with the oldest tournament of continental Europe, the European Masters. Continuation of a partnership established in 2001, Omega will therefore remain title sponsor of the tournament until 2017.
Omega: extension of its partnership with the European Masters until 2017
Speaking on the extension of this partnership, Stephen Urquhart, president of Omega said: "we are proud to sponsor a tournament so important and respected and everyone at Replica Watches is looking forward to receiving the best golfers from around the world on our beautiful homeland. In asserting its role as title sponsor of the European Masters, Omega established himself as a pillar of the international circuit of golf, a position reinforced by our partnership with the PGA of America and the next Ryder Cup in the USA. »
Steeped in history and tradition, this tournament recognised by the European Tour and the Asian Tour, is one of the main venue of the sports calendar in Switzerland. Omega support has allowed the organisers to carry out their objective: attract more from the world's elite golfers to the Alpine village of Crans-Montana.
Players having confirmed their participation in the Omega European Masters, include Ambassador Omega Greg Norman, the crowd favourite John Daly, defending champion Thomas Björn, the 2010 winner Miguel Angel Jiménez, the captain of the team European Ryder Cup Jose Maria Olazabal, winner 2011 Open Championship Darren Clarke, Colin Montgomerie eight times winner of the order of merit, the Chinese golfer Andy Zhang and Thai golfer Thongchai Jaidee.
The Omega European Masters will take place from August 30 to September 2. On one of the best located in the world, players will compete for a title, a trophy and a red jacket.
Swiss watchmaker Omega (Swatch Group) and its Ambassador, actor Daniel Craig support ORBIS International and its eye hospital in its fight for the prevention and treatment of blindness. Details. Tag heuer replica Recall that a special watch called 'Hour Vision Blue', has been created in honor of this partnership. Omega made a promise of at least 1 million of revenues for this reference from US dollars donation to ORBIS.
Omega and Daniel Craig are supporting ORBIS: objective, preventing and treating blindness thanks to eye care
The President of Omega, Stephen Urquhart, spoke of the commitment of its mark in these words: "Omega is pleased to contribute to the exceptional mission of ORBIS. It is particularly gratifying to work with Daniel to support this organization, which performs work which we all believe.
Meanwhile, Daniel Craig will visit this year the eye hospital Orbis flying with watchmaker. "I think it is important to do everything we can to draw attention to the invaluable work carried out by ORBIS. Making the field visit and seeing his teams at work, I hope that we can educate more people on the prevention of blindness and make clear to the public how its work can be valuable.
Since its founding in 1982, ORBIS has led programs in 88 countries, offering tools, technology and medical training for local partners to fight the tragedy of blindness - yet it is possible to prevent. Thanks to this international organization, more than twelve million people received medical care and more than 250 000 eye care professionals have been trained.
"We are particularly pleased to initiate this new partnership with OMEGA," said Dr. Robert Walters, president of ORBIS. "We look forward to working closely with OMEGA and Daniel to promote awareness on the prevention of blindness in developing countries. With this support of choice, ORBIS will be able to touch and care for more patients, so as to prevent the development of blindness in the world and ensure a richer existence for many".
The Hour Vision Blue Watch is a special edition of the elegant Hour Vision. It has a classic case of 41 mm diameter steel and a co-axial 8500 calibre. This movement is visible through the sapphire glass on the bottom of the housing. This timepiece is also distinguished by its Sun, its needles-brushed blue dial (hour, minute, and second) in white gold 18 carats coated white superluminova and his date window at 3 o'clock.