The Official Timekeeper of the 2012 Ryder Cup, the Swiss watchmaker Omega named Team USA Captain Davis Love III as the newest brand’s ambassador. During the glamorous event, held on the rooftop of Rockefeller Center in New York, OMEGA presented a unique Seamaster Aqua Terra “Captain’s Watch” which Love will wear as he captains Team USA at the prestigious tournament.
By signing Davis Love III, Omega pushes deeper into golf, following a course of the most renowned watchmakers who invest a lot in this sport. Love joined the brand’s respectable team of golfers that includes golfing legend Greg Norman and high-profile professionals Sergio Garcia and Michelle Wie.
As the Official Timekeeper PGA of America through 2016, Omega will serve as the on-course venue timekeeping at all PGA of America tournaments, including the 2012 Ryder Cup, one of the most famous tournaments, which facing an American against European tram. Instead of the money, the victory and pure prestige are only motifs for this unique competition. As the player who has already participated in six Ryder Cups (his team won two times), the new captain of TeamUSAis the perfect Omega’s ambassador for this event. Beside his qualities on the greens, Love is one of the most respected players. As Omega’s president Stephen Urquhart said ‘he represents class, style, honor and dignity’.
Davis Love III is also pretty exited to represent Omega and to showcase „their unsurpassed quality”. “Omega’s role as Official Timekeeper of the PGA and the Ryder Cup shows its commitment to the game of golf and I admire its love of the sport. I’ve loved the sport my whole life and now I’m thrilled to share my passion with the brand”, said Love.
With a nice looking Special Edition Seamaster Aqua Terra “Captain’s Watch” on his wrist, Love will lead TeamUSA at the Ryder Cup that will be held at Medinah Country Club inMedinah,Illinois, from September 25 to September 30, 2012.