The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has renewed its partnership with the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 as Official Timekeeper and sponsor of the prestigious IWC Schaffhausen 24-hour speed record challenge.
The partnership between IWC Schaffhausen and Volvo Ocean Race will provide another opportunity for the Swiss watch manufacturer to demonstrate its expertise in terms of engineering, technology and quality. Both brands share the same spirit: they are known for inventiveness, technical excellence, outstanding craftsmanship and adventure.
Throughout the Volvo Ocean Race, IWC Schaffhausen will be the Official Timekeeper and present the 24-hour speed record challenge. IWC is also the second time Official Sponsor of the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team, the first Arabian contesting outfit in the 40-year history of the Volvo Ocean Race.
With a clear focus on technology and development, the Swiss watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has been producing timepieces of lasting value since 1868. The company has gained an international reputation based on a passion for innovative solutions and technical ingenuity. One of the world’s leading brands in the luxury watch segment, IWC crafts masterpieces of haute horlogerie at their finest, combining supreme precision with exclusive design.
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