As a passionate Dutch brand for nautical time pieces, we are more than excited to be the Official Timing Partner for team AkzoNobel in the Volvo Ocean Race – one of the longest and toughest professional sporting events in the world – and proud to support the renowned Dutch skipper Simeon Tienpont and his crew in their goal to win the around the world race for the Netherlands. To commemorate the Dutch Campaign, we have designed an official limited edition team AkzoNobel Watch Collection.
The collection contains three models; team Sports Gents, team Sports Lady and team Sailing Gents. All models are Dutch designed, Swiss made nautical sports watches, decorated with the official colours and symbols of team AkzoNobel in the Volvo Ocean Race and an embossed/engraved team AkzoNobel logo on the case-back.
The team Sailing model will also be available in a Limited Simeon Edition, just 100 pieces which will be signed by the team’s skipper Simeon Tienpont, a double America’s Cup winner and two-time Volvo Ocean Race competitor.
The team AkzoNobel Collection will only be available as from October, but we will soon be offering our online customers the chance to buy the exclusive Limited Editions in a pre-order. Sign up now and be the first to get notified when The Official team AkzoNobel Watch Collection is available via www.teamakzonobel.com/shop
“We are delighted to have TNG Swiss Watches join our campaign” said team AkzoNobel skipper, Simeon Tienpont. “It’s our ambition to win the Volvo Ocean Race and great to partner with a brand so closely linked to the sport of sailing. The TNG team AkzoNobel range of watches also looks fantastic and we are looking forward to wearing them around the world.”