Omega and the countdown to Beijing

Omega e il count-down per Pechino

We are almost there... 88 more days to go before the start of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. To mark the occasion, the Swiss OmegaIn his role as Official Timekeeper for the umpteenth time, he presented the latest additions to his limited edition Beijing Olympic Collection: the Constellation Double Eagle Co-Axial Chronograph and the De Ville Prestige, both available in men's and women's versions. The former is in 18-carat gold, yellow, white or pink, with a COSC-certified self-winding Omega calibre 3313 inside and a 52-hour power reserve; the latter, in steel and 18-carat yellow gold, is powered by the self-winding Omega calibre 2500 for the men's version and a quartz movement Omega calibre 1456 for the ladies' version. The timepieces in the two lines bear the characteristic Beijing Olymic Collection logo, consisting of the five rings representing the Olympic Games, on the counterweight of the central chronograph seconds hands, as well as the Beijing 2008 logo printed above the limited edition number engraved on the screw-in caseback.