TONY PARKER DEBUTS NEW LIMITED-EDITION TISSOT TIMEPIECE
Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs are in the midst of an NBA Playoffs run but outside the game, Parker is among the league’s many stars with an interest in fashion. The Spurs point guard appeared on the cover of Maxim magazine earlier this year, where he showcased his “all-star style” and his affinity for wrist wear. Now he’s debuting a new signature timepiece from luxury watchmaker, Tissot. Parker is among the pro athletes who serve as Tissot brand ambassadors, having first joined the company in 2011. Tissot describes his latest wristwatch below:
“The Tissot PRC 200 Tony Parker Limited Edition 2013 stands for Precision, Robustness and Classic style. This is exactly what is seen as the French national basketball team’s captain makes one of his signature tear drop shots. He shows Precision as he aims for the hoop, while the athlete’s endurance and strength is represented by the Robustness of the piece. As Tony Parker rapidly passes by his opponents to get to the free throw line, you will witness his classic style.”
The Tissot PRC 200 Tony Parker Limited Edition 2013 Quartz Watch features a blend of sporty, casual and sophisticated characteristics. Design details include orange minute track and hands and orange stitching on the black leather band. Personal touches such as a basketball graphic and Parker’s player number 9, are highlighted on the on the dial. The watch is limited to 4,999 pieces and each will feature a case which is finely engraved and a case back with the basketball player’s signature and number which are silk printed.
For fans look to snag Tony’s new watch, it retails for $595 and is available here. Check it out: