Rolex Yacht-Master

Since as early as the 1950s, Rolex maintains close ties with the sailing sport. The Yacht-Master models and their modern extended model, the Yacht-Master II, are the representatives of this traditional link between Rolex and the elite maritime world. Not least because several of the most important regattas and sailing races are sponsored by the Swiss company.

It was only in 1992 that Rolex introduced the Yacht-Master, which was specially designed for sailors and, of course, in many ways built upon the much older model Rolex Submariner. The latter’s legendary combination of waterproof robustness and precision had after all made the diving watch a popular and widely used model among sailors for a long time…