SPORTING IT CHRONO-STYLE

SPORTS AND TIMEPIECES HAVE A VERY LONG TRACK RECORD. BORNE FROM THOSE ICONS ARE MORE ACCESSIBLE OPTIONS FOR THOSE WHO ARE SPORTS-CENTRIC

WATCHMAKING

Nearly every major sport has had an associated timepiece in some way or form; be it a special edition watch or merely a sponsorship. Ultimately, let’s not forget, they are tools that serve a function. Here we have a selection of watches that easily fi t in your workout by either leaving you looking just that little bit better, or letting you track and record essential metrics. Whichever it may be, sport one of the watches below and you won’t be disappointed.


 

TISSOT PRS 516

For the more style concious, look no further than the Tissot PRS 516; a relatively inexpensive automatic steeped in 60s motorsport styling. This piece combines the technical achievements of the Swiss watch industry and the nostalgic design details from racing.

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Reference Number:

T100.430.16.041.00

Price:

Rs136,000

Available at

Wimaladharma & Sons


 

Fossil Gen 4 Explorist

Another smartwatch if you don’t happen to be a part of the Apple ecosystem. Retailing at an astonishing 50 percent off, at the time of writing, the Explorist is a sleek and smart alternative to a regular watch offering. Features include the ability to track your heart rate, text, social media, and a whole slew of personalised dials. The list goes on, snatch it up if you get the chance.

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Reference Number:

SRPA79K1

Price:

Rs56,500 after discount

Available at

ODEL


 

Casio G-SHOCK Carbon Core

G-SHOCK, the watch brand that has continuously set new standards for toughness, has come out with a new series of timepieces, set to be a next-generation standard. Designed with a utilitarian flair; a large front button and other design elements create a robust and tough-looking design. Additional specs include their Carbon Core Guard structure and 200-metre water resistance.

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Reference Number:

GA-2000-5ADR

Price:

Rs25,000

Available at

Blink