Omega Olympic Official Supporter

The Swatch Group the largest manufacturer and distributor of finished watches in the world . Which also is a long-time worldwide Olympic supporter and provided time pieces and timing services since the 1932 the Los Angeles Olympic Games . The Swatch Group Ltd. became a Worldwide Olympic Partner by joining the TOP Programme in 2004. The company’s Worldwide Olympic Partnership extends through the 2020 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.
Omega is one of The Swatch Group Ltd’s 18 watch brands and began its first official involvement at the Olympic Games at Los Angeles Games in 1932 . Which was desgined by Lemania , a first 1/10 second resolution mechanical pocket watch for Olympics with 36,000 bph balance wheel rate.
Omega’s position as the official timekeeper, a role it has performed for some 25 Games over the last 80 years, makes it unusual among sponsors because it provides a function integral to competition. Its name can be found on race starting blocks, finishing lines, cameras and touch pads in the swimming pool, all of which are used to track time in events down to a hundredth of a second. The London 2012 Olympic Games have particular significance for OMEGA. The brand is serving as Official Timekeeper for the 25th time. It is the 80th anniversary of the first time OMEGA assumed that role in 1932. Finally, the last time the Games were contested in London, in 1948, OMEGA was also Official Timekeeper at an edition of the Olympics that marked the birth of modern sports timekeeping.
To commemorate the 80th anniversary as the Official Timekeeper of The Olympic Games, Omega specially launched its limited edition – The OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra Co-Axial Chronograph “London 2012”
 The OMEGA Aqua Terra Co-Axial Chronograph “London 2012” is available in two versions. One features a bicolour polished and brushed case crafted from 18 Ct red gold and stainless steel and presented on an integrated dark blue leather strap. The other is a stainless steel edition with a matching bracelet. The cases of both watches is 44mm in size, with a water resistance rating of 150 meters.