This summer, the famous Swiss watch brand Tissot paid tribute to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain with a brand new precision timepiece, the Tissot Porsche Series 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Limited Edition Watch. Tissot was born in 1853. Its inextricable relationship with sports can be traced back to 1883. Tissot began to manufacture professional timers for sports events. Then, in 1938, he officially entered the field of sports timing and became a timing partner for many important sports and events. At the same time, the perfect marriage between Tissot and many sports events has also become the source of inspiration for the design of Tissot sports timepieces.
Since 2008, the famous Swiss watch brand Tissot has been providing official timekeeping for FIBA (International Basketball Federation), measuring every minute per second for major global basketball events. Speed and passion on the basketball court collided with sparkling sparks, and a bloody competition was absolutely indispensable for accurate and fair timing. This time, Tissot exhibited its style in the 2014 Spanish Basketball World Cup with its outstanding quality and brought the limited edition of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup series to the Porsche The edition provides full support for the competition.
The Tissot Porsche Series 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Limited Edition Watch is engraved with the FIBA Basketball World Cup logo on the bottom cover, and is limited to 2014 worldwide. The bright orange aluminum circle renders the love of competition, and watch wearers all feel the fieryness of basketball like galloping on the field. Super-LumiNova®-coated orange hands and orange stitching on the leather strap add details to the watch’s style and sportiness. The embossed design of the chronograph bezel and the black overlay polishing of the basketball projection on the dial highlight the ultimate pursuit of detail in basketball.
Figure 1: Tissot 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Limited Edition Watch
Speaking of yet another collaboration between Tissot and the FIBA, Mr. Francois Timbo, President of Tissot, said: ‘Cooperating with international sports such as basketball has demonstrated Tissot’s sports characteristics, precision and high quality. We will pass Unremitting efforts to overcome all challenges and ensure the accuracy and fairness of the timing of this international sporting event. Providing excellent timing services and ingenious watches will also make our enthusiastic consumers love Tissot even more, and Proud of wearing a Tissot. ‘
Patrick Bowman, Secretary-General of the FIBA and member of the International Olympic Committee, responded: ‘We sincerely thank Tissot for the limited edition of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The lucky ones who wear the Tissot 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Limited Edition will participate in This remarkable souvenir continues to be collected after the game. It is precisely because of Tissot’s unremitting efforts that it has become a long-term global partner of the FIBA since 2009. Tissot and our good cooperative relationship have benefited both parties. That’s a big deal. ”
· Made in Switzerland
· Quartz chronograph movement
· Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass
· Stainless steel case, aluminum bezel
Water resistance to withstand pressures equivalent to 10 bar (100 meters / 330 feet)
· Stitched leather strap with standard buckle
Limited edition of 2,014 pieces worldwide
Tissot – ‘Innovation, from tradition’
‘Made in Switzerland’ is the brand that Tissot has never worn out. It makes the brand stand out from the rest of the world. The ‘+’ in the Tissot logo is the same as the Swiss flag, which is a symbol of quality, showing the reliable quality that the brand has inherited since 1853. Tissot is an innovative brand, but it has never forgotten its Swiss roots. It was founded more than 160 years ago in the small town of Lillo in the Swiss Jura Mountains, and its headquarters are still located there today. The quality of Tissot products is pure, but the price is very approachable. They select special materials, carry advanced functions, and use exquisite designs to perfectly integrate precision performance and stylish appearance. Tissot’s high performance and high quality have long been recognized by many parties. It serves as the World Motorcycle Championship MotoGPTM, FIM World Superbike, FIBA, Australian Rugby Federation AFL, RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship, and the world of cycling, fencing and ice hockey Officially designated timing and partners for the tournament. Tissot is a member of the Swatch Group, the world’s largest watch manufacturer and distributor, with sales outlets in more than 160 countries. The brand will continue to launch innovative products with a pioneering spirit and continue to write its brand concept-‘Innovation, from tradition’. For more information, visit www.tissot.ch.