About Festina Watches
Festina is a watch manufacturer with a proud Swiss
heritage who are known for making some of the finest sports
watches in the world. Festina watches have a
great reputation for brilliant design and technical
precision which they have built up over their long history.
As a strong sports brand they have links
with many major sporting events and they are currently
the official timekeeper for the Tour de France.
Festina was founded in 1902 in La Chaux-de-Fonds,
Switzerland and the name of the brand means "hasten slowly."
In 1984 Festina were brought by Miguel
Rodriguez, owner of Lotus watches to create the group
Festina Lotus. The group makes a number of high quality
watches and jewellery which are distributed
all over the world. The Festina brand is widely
recognised from the Festina cycling team who were active
from 1989 to 2001 and were very successful. Even
after the team disbanded in 2001 Festina continued to
act as the official timekeepers of the Tour de France.
Festina watches carry a very unique style, with original
designs like the
Festina F6826/1 Square Men's Watch
Festina F16536/2 Ladies' Watch
standing out amongst the crowd. The Festina
incredibly unique as the design of the stainless steel
strap resembles the appearance of a bike chain. If you have
the taste for something a little bit
different to the norm then you will definitely find
something for you in this eclectic range.
Festina have become a world renowned watch manufacturer
thanks to a reputation for quality and precision which they
have built up over the years. Festina
watches are built on incredibly precise Japanese quartz
movements and are incredibly precise. No matter which of the
watches in the Festina you choose to
buy, you will find that it is a strong and durable watch
that is built to last.