2012/01/13 - Hublot Big Bang "FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Winners"

A timepiece for the Women's World Cup Champions “Big Bang FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Winners”

Hublot, the Official FIFA timekeeper and Official FIFA Watch of the FIFA World CupTM, is proud to announce the new exclusive watch to celebrate the impressive victory of the FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™.

On July 18th 2011, an Asian women's football team rose to the pinnacle of women’s football history when it was crowned champions of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011. The team brought courage, hope and dreams to the people throughout the world and Hublot was impressed by their historical achievement.

The new women’s watch named “Big Bang FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™ Winners” commemorates this memorable victory. The sporty yet elegant watch with pure white dial is accentuated by pink color inspired by the dianthus flower, which is the symbol of the team. Its sophisticated white rubber straps allow the comfort, and the bezel adorned with brilliant diamonds reflects the feminine yet strong image of the champions.

The trophy symbolizes the triumph and the words “FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2011 CHAMPIONS” are engraved on its steel case back.

“Big Bang FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Winners” numbered 01/100 will be sold at Hublot Boutique Ginza and all proceeds of the sales of 01/100 will be donated to a Non-profit organization “KIDS EARTH FUND (KEF)”, which is engaged in charity activities over the world to help kids, who are suffering from conflict, war, poverty or disasters. KEF also supports kids in Tohoku area, where was hugely affected by the earthquake occurred in March 2011.

Ms. Aya Samejima, one of the most popular football players in Japan, is impressed by the activity of Hublot and wrote a special message to encourage the people who are coping with the difficulties. The special message card written by her will go to only a customer who purchases the watch of number 01/100.

This timepiece will be manufactured in a limited edition of 100 pieces. 

Technical specifications (Ref. 361.SE.2090.RW.1104.NAS11)

Case : Big Bang 38 mm in polished & satin-finished Stainless Steel
Bezel : Polished & satin-finished stainless steel, set with 126 diamonds for 0.87 ct - 6 H-shaped countersunk, polished & locked titanium screws
Crystal : Sapphire with interior/exterior anti-reflective treatment
Bezel Lugs : White composite resin
Lateral inserts : White composite resin
Crown : Polished & satin-finished steel with white color rubber insert
Case-back : Stainless steel with circular satin finish, “Fifa Women’s World Cup 2011™ - Champions” engraving and the World Cup logo
Water resistance : 10 Atm, i.e. approx. 100 metres
Dial : Matt white with pink varnished appliques
Hands : Faceted, polished and rhodium-plated, with white SuperLuminova™ - Pink chronograph hand with polished & rhodium-plated H counterpoise
Movement : HUB2900 – Quartz movement
Components : 43
Jewels : 7
Wristlet : Adjustable white rubber strap
Clasp : Big Bang steel deployant buckle, titanium screws and steel plate