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European Championships – a shower of medals at Zegama

May 18, 2015

Today, the Basque town of Zegama hosted the 2015 Skyrunning European Championships and it was unsurprisingly the host country that came out tops with a gold, two silver and two bronze medals in this iconic race. Italy took the gold for the men’s title with Tadei Pivk cruising to the finish in 3h51’11”.  The women’s […]

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Second part of the interview with our Ambassador Aurelien Ducroz

April 29, 2015

Read the second part of our interview with our Our ambassador Aurelien Ducroz when he came to visit us at our Manufacture. The ski season is nearly over, what are you going to do after? Do you have already a project in mind? Well, you will see me on the sea, of course. In the […]

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Interview of our Ambassador Aurelien Ducroz

April 24, 2015

Our ambassador Aurelien Ducroz, came to visit us at our Manufacture in Plan-les-ouates last week. He had the chance to discover the First Horological Smartwatch. It was also the occasion for us to interview him.. First of all, congratulations for you victory at the 2015 Xtreme Verbier. How does it feel to win again this […]

MATTERHORN ULTRAKS SKIALP 2015 – UNE DEUXIEME PREMIERE

April 23, 2015

Aujourd’hui, l’édition hivernale du Matterhorn Ultraks a vécu une deuxième première à Zermatt. Sur les faces du Rothorn, ce sont les stars locales qui se sont imposées, laissant loin derrière leurs compétiteurs. En effet, Martin Anthamatten et Andréas Steindl se sont largement imposés chez les hommes alors que Claudia Stettler et Andrea Huser remportent la victoire chez […]

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MELISSA ARNOT IS ATTEMPTING TO BE THE FIRST AMERCIAN WOMAN TO SUMMIT THE EVEREST WITHOUT SUPPLEMENTARY OXYGEN

April 22, 2015

MELISSA ARNOT IS ATTEMPTING TO BE THE FIRST AMERICAN WOMAN TO SUMMIT MOUNT EVEREST WITHOUT SUPPLEMENTARY OXYGEN AND WILL TRACK HER EFFORT WITH THE ALPINA HOROLOGICAL SMARTWATCH Melissa Arnot 31 year old American Alpininst, Alpina Watches Ambassadress, and current Western women’s record holder for Everest summits will attempt, as first American woman, to reach the […]

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AURÉLIEN DUCROZ, WINS THE 2015 XTREME VERBIER

April 7, 2015

AURÉLIEN DUCROZ, ALPINA WATCHES AMBASSADOR, WINS THE 2015 XTREME VERBIER, HIS FOURTH VICTORY OF THIS LEGENDARY FREERIDE COMPETITION BY CONQUERING THE BEC DES ROSSES FOR THE FOURTH TIME AND WINNING THE XTREME VERBIER FOUR YEARS AFTER HIS PREVIOUS VICTORY ON THE MOUNTAIN, AURÉLIEN DUCROZ HAS LEAPT INTO THE ELITE CIRCLE OF FREERIDING LEGENDS! The Bec […]

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BASELWORLD 2015 – LAUNCH OF A NEW ALPINA HOROLOGICAL SMARTWATCH

April 7, 2015

ALPINA IS PROUDLY INTRODUCING ANOTHER HOROLOGICAL SMARTWATCH MODEL FOR LADIES IN BASELWORLD 2015. With a dial design completely « horological » and proposed with a silver finishing, the new released model is available with a refined brushed and polished stainless steel 39mm case. A metal bracelet finishes the lady model for a more sporty version. […]

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BASELWORLD 2015 – ALPINA MILESTONE: THE “ALPINER 4 MANUFACTURE FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH” ENCASING THE NEW PATENTED AL-760 IN-HOUSE AUTOMATIC FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH CALIBER

April 7, 2015

Alpina is no stranger to the chronograph. The traditional Swiss company has been familiar with pocket-watches and wristwatches endowed with an additional stop function for over a hundred years. Nevertheless – and in this respect, there is no difference between Alpina and other renowned Manufactures – the movements ticking away inside the cases were always […]

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ALPINA WATCHES ATHLETE PATRICK SWEENEY ESTABLISHES WORLD FIRST ON THE EVEREST

April 7, 2015

GENEVA, 10.03.2015: Alpina Watches athlete and Brand Ambassador Patrick Sweeney, a technology entrepreneur turned adventurer, reached Everest Base Camp by mountain bike at 09:45 Nepal time on Monday 24 February, becoming the first person to be verified by the officials at Sagamarth National Park to officially conquer the 18,000′ high iconic location by mountain bike, […]