Recently, the famous Swiss watchmaking brand Tissot watch invited NBA basketball pioneer and European basketball champion Tony Parker to join the Swiss basketball team to climb the summit of Europe’s Jungfrau, in the magnificent snow-capped mountains. There was a wonderful basketball match. The Jungfrau, a symbol of a long tradition and uninhibited spirit, collides with the basketball sport that represents passion and unlimited breakthroughs, which is the perfect interpretation of the Tissot brand’s genes “innovation comes from tradition”. In this peak showdown of 3,454 meters above sea level, Tony Parker wore a Tissot Solar Series solar watch on the scene and performed amazingly, perfectly interpreting the ‘professional, avant-garde, dynamic, and fashionable’ moment spirit. The modern spirit advocated.
Tissot and Tony Parker battle the top of Europe
Basketball matchup on top of Europe
This is a unique basketball game, located in the highest peak in Europe-Jungfrau. To help the game, the organizers deliberately built a five-a-side basketball court on the Aletsch Glacier, 33.55 meters long and 20.78 meters wide. The famous NBA basketball pioneer Tony Parker, also known as the ‘French sports car’, also appeared on the top of the European snowy field to show his basketball skills. Despite the thin air in the mountains, Parker’s performance is as stable as ever. In the game, he continuously passed the ball quickly for his teammates, and shot agilely. The outstanding performance of the ball was the best performance of the “French sports car”, which attracted applause. Tony Parker said after the game: ‘Playing on top of Europe is a special thing. We rarely have the opportunity to play in extreme conditions. For me, this is a moment to meet new challenges.’ At Jungfrau, More than 100 journalists from Asia, Europe, Australia, the United States and Switzerland witnessed this exciting competition.
Basketball match on Jungfrau
Tony Parker’s amazing performance
Top of Europe collides with Tissot
It is no coincidence that Tissot Global Ambassador Tony Parker came to Jungfrau. As the defender of the NBA San Antonio Spurs, Parker’s undefeated on the court, the spirit of basketball that constantly surpasses and breaks through not only won the team four championship championships, but also with the innovative spirit that Tissot constantly pursues. Coincide. At the same time, Tissot has established a good cooperative relationship with the Jungfrau Railway. The cooperation between Tissot and Jungfrau began in the commemoration of the centenary of the construction of the railway tunnel. The continuous cooperation between the two parties aims to build a long-term and win-win alliance relationship. Last year, Urs Kessler, CEO of Jungfrau Railways, and François Thiébaud, president of Tissot Watches, held the first cliff walk event of Tissot Watch and the new Tissot boutique in Grindelwald. Launching Ceremony. At this point, the cooperation between the two parties has reached a new level. It is also this spirit of constant challenge and pursuit that has created the basketball matchup at the top of the snow.
In 2015, the first cliff walk of Tissot was officially opened in Grindelwald.
Francois Timbo, President of Tissot, said: ‘I am proud of this cooperation. I can breathe the fresh Swiss air in the Alps with our image ambassador Tony Parker and our partner Jungfrau Railway. It’s a great honour for us to share our magnificent views of the Jungfraujoch. Tissot is a big family and we like to get together like today. ‘
Tissot President Francois Timbao, Jungfrau Railway CEO Uls Kessler, Tissot Global Ambassador Tony Parker posing with basketball players
So far, Jungfrau has held a number of sports activities, including many of the world-renowned athletes. NBA basketball pioneer Tony Parker is in his tenth basketball game. “Inviting internationally renowned sports people to the Aletsch Glacier has always been a challenge. We are very pleased to have partner Tissot and its global image ambassador Tony Parker to participate in this event,” Jungfrau Railway CEO Uls • Urs Kessler said.
Swiss style show outside the game
Tissot Tengzhi Series Solar NBA Special Men’s Watch RMB: 8,100
-Swiss-made quartz movement with battery charge indicator
-Touchscreen scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-glare coating
-Antimagnetic titanium case with PVD coating
-20 functions: background light, dual time zone, perpetual calendar, absolute pressure and sea level pressure, altimeter, countdown timer function with cumulative time / simultaneous time / lap time, timer, compass, bearing Dual alarm, log, regatta countdown, day and week display
-Water resistance to withstand pressures equivalent to 10 bar
-Titanium strap with push-button folding
-Size: 45mm * 45mm