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  • Ole Einar Bjørndalen

    This likeable athlete is an unchallenged record holder in the sport of biathlon. A perfectly good reason for the nickname he has earned: "King Ole".
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Heritage you can count on. 130 years of watchmaking.

Certina's roots date all the way back to 1888. Over the 130 years that have passed since then, the art of watchmaking has undergone a huge transformation. Yet, the Swiss sport watch brand kept pace with the times as well then as it does today – with its innovations, famous friends and involvement in some truly spectacular events and adventures.

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COSC Chronometer Certification

The renowned Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute (“Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres”, or COSC) was founded in 1973 and is based in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. It is an independent public institution serving the Swiss art of watchmaking. COSC Certification is considered worldwide to be the epitome of precision. You can call up the test results of your COSC certifcate watch.

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  • The DS Concept

    Discover the ‘Double Security’ concept that makes Certina watches so extraordinarily robust.