Citizen celebrates 20 years as US Open timekeeper


Citizen is celebrating 20 years as official timekeeper and official watch sponsor of the US Open, with August’s tournament about to begin.

The brand has been responsible for tracking the times of each match with its logos adorning the scoreboards.

Citizen has released its AW12 collection to coincide with the tournament.

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Mark Robinson, brand director for Citizen Watch UK, said: “We are very proud to have such a long standing association with the US Open. In the world of sports, athletes and timekeepers share a lot in common.

"That is why Citizen has played a major role in working closely with this prestigious event and tracking outstanding performances around the globe. We are proud of our 20 year heritage and being able to provide world-class accurate timekeeping. ”

The new collection includes men’s and women’s Eco Drive models with a heavy focus on its men’s World Chronograph A.T, a radio controlled watch than can time to 1/20 second.

It has also launched a women’s model with ceramic and diamond details, with 32 diamonds and a chronograph.



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