Sports watch brand Briston is supporting the upcoming la Transat AG2R La Mondiale 2021 ocean race, partnering with this year’s Figaro Bénéteau 3 racing boat.
The Transat AG2R La Mondiale is the only double-handed transat where sailors compete in identical one-design boats. The 3,870 mile open ocean race begins May 9 2021, sailing from Concarneau on the French Brittany coast, finishing in Saint Barts in the West Indies.
The Figaro Bénéteau 3 is the successor to the long serving Figaro Bénéteau 2, faster and better equipped. Sailors expect to face extreme conditions in this endurance challenge.
To mark the sponsorship, competitors-to-watch skippers Nicolas Bertho and Romuald Poirat will be wearing Briston Clubmaster Diver Pro diving watches.
The AG2R is the only double-handed transat where sailors compete in identical one-design boats…
The Clubmaster Diver Pro features the familiar briston square-arched shape, an ultra-robust 44 x 44mm case made of tortoise shell cellulose acetate and screw-down crown at 4 o’clock. It’s water resistant up to 300 meters. The outer rotating bezel is shaped in black or navy-blue matte ceramic.
The Clubmaster Diver Pro is fitted with an automatic caliber NH35A, and features a tone-on-tone date positioned at 4 o’clock in front of the crown. A new blue dial has a glossy finish, indexes and hands inserts are coated with natural Superluminova.
The Clubmaster Diver Pro sells for £580.
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