Last week an impressive piece of horology was revealed: the Omega Seamaster Olympic Official Timekeeper Set. Limited to 100 sets, this collection will likely become an heirloom that can pass down for generations.
Inspiration from Olympic Spirit
Drawing its design cues from both the iconic Olympic rings and Omega’s historic 1948 stopwatch design used during London Olympic Games, this set pays a lasting homage to Olympic history and spirit. Capturing that vibrant energy beautifully, each watch comes equipped with an attractive pulse reader encircling its dial that allows wearers to monitor 20 second intervals of their heartbeats.
Omega’s Olympic Legacy
Turn over your watch, and the caseback presents you with an elegant representation of Omega’s Olympic legacy. An anodized aluminum ring available in red, green, black yellow or blue features all known host cities along with dates that indicate Omega’s Olympic journey since Los Angeles 1932 until it concludes again here in 2028.
Marrying Art with Function: Technical Brilliance
Boasting technical brilliance, this stainless steel case measures 39.5mm by 44.5mm x 10mm for durability and style. Boasting AR-coated sapphire crystal protection as well as an eye-catching sapphire display back, this watch boasts water resistance up to 60 meters for exceptional water resistance performance.
At the core of it all lies Omega caliber 8806’s Swiss automatic movement lies its stunning 35 jewel caliber that boasts an astounding 25,200 vibrations per hour rate and boasts an outstanding power reserve of 55 hours. Additionally, its remarkable resilience against magnetic fields up to 15,000 Gauss is further highlighted by Co-Axial escapement and silicon balance spring technology, offering remarkable resilience against magnetic fields reaching 15,000 Gauss; additionally it comes equipped with Co-Axial escapement and silicon balance spring technology and offers Co-Axial escapement and silicon balance spring technology while offering Co-Axial escapement technology and silicon balance spring technology combined. Aesthetically it boasts luxury finish thanks to its Rhodium-plated rotor and bridges decorated with Geneva waves in Arabesque patterning on either end completing this beauty inside.
An elegant white dial, accented by black hands, gives way to the vibrant pulse reader that celebrates Olympic spirit. Finally, its 20mm calfskin leather strap in vibrant red or green shades offers snug fitting closure secured with steel pin buckle.
Packaging & Pricing
Each timepiece set comes packaged in an elegant presentation box complete with its own miniature last-lap bell made in Switzerland at the foundry where Olympic bells have long been cast.
For those looking to own an unforgettable piece of history and watchmaking excellence, this set is available for $32,500.
Omega’s Seamaster Olympic Official Timekeeper Set stands as an iconic reminder of craftsmanship, history and Olympic spirit – get one today and become part of its legacy!
Due to the unpredictable and volatile market on certain Rolex, Patek Philippe and Audemars Piguet watches, prices are subject to change.