Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Lifestyle

Time with Michael Phelps

Time with Michael Phelps

Wednesday, July 28, 2021/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Lifestyle

The world’s greatest Olympian visits the OMEGA Showcasing in Tokyo.

July 28, 2021:  Although it was his first visit, Michael Phelps was in familiar territory at the Official Timekeeper’s Showcasing in Tokyo. The American swimmer has been a friend of the brand since 2004, or in his own words, a relative.

“OMEGA has been with me through all of my gold medals, for 21 years. It’s a family”.

The most decorated Olympian of all time is well versed in OMEGA’s timekeeping story, with first-hand knowledge of how crucial a split-second can be, given his narrow-margin win over Milorad Čavić at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.

Reflecting on his slim victory, Michael Phelps acknowledged the Official Timekeeper’s role in his success and praised the innovative spirit driving the technology forward. “To win by one hundredth of a second is incredible. OMEGA had the technology to prove it and I’m very grateful, because it may not have been possible to judge with the naked eye. Then to see where timekeeping is going now. The changes made to open water, water polo, climbing. OMEGA really brings the experience to the spectator”. 

As a veteran of five Olympic Games, over two and half decades, Michael Phelps admits to mixed emotions when asked about experiencing Tokyo 2020 as a fan and not a competitor. 

“It will be weird, but I’m very excited about what’s going to come and hope my presence will inspire the Tokyo 2020 athletes to give their absolute best”.

With 28 medals to his name - 23 of them gold, the world’s greatest Olympian can be sure of it. 

During his visit to OMEGA Showcasing, Michael Phelps wore the Seamaster Diver 300M Tokyo 2020. The brand’s beautiful tribute to the great event.


Previous in Lifestyle

Next in Lifestyle


Home >> Lifestyle Section

Latest Press Release

Al Khoory Sky Garden Hotel Opens at the Heart of historic Dubai

Big Crown Pointer Date Calibre 403

UAE's Green Mobility Ambitions in View as #NOFILTERDXB Spotlights Auto Industry' ...

Emirates Red Crescent and Abu Dhabi University Launch a Humanitarian Funding Cam ...

#NoFilterDXB Revs Up as Hollywood's Hottest Wheels Dazzle the Harbour!

Cherish & Enjoy a Long Celebration on the Occasion of 50th UAE National Day with ...

Lulu Group, Apparel, Centrepoint, ENOC, Splash, Jashanmal, Majid Al Futtaim, Moh ...

LG Launches New Ultragear Gaming Monitor in the Gulf Region

essence cosmetics' (National Day) edit

Catrice Cosmetics - Create your own look inspired by National Day!!!

The Flormar Beauty Products we are Crushing on this Festive Season

Cisco and Expo 2020 Dubai Call on UAE's University Students to Shape the Future ...

International Chess Federation Chief Visits Dubai Sports Council, Keen to Enhanc ...

LG Electronics Announces New CEO and Other Changes to Aggressively Tackle 2022 a ...

The Sky Is the Limit for the World Food Programme's Humanitarian Efforts

GMIS PRL 7 Titled: Mohammed Bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity Announce ...

BMW Announce the X7 UAE 50th Year Edition to Mark the UAE's Golden Jubilee

DLD: 5,352 Sales Transactions worth AED 13.12 Billion in October 2021

GEMS Education Schools Celebrate the UAE's Golden Jubilee as they look ahead to ...

Orthocure SportsMed Clinic- Opens its grand doors at The Mall in Jumeirah