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Kristian Haagen loves watches. So much that he can’t stop talking about them. He has been a timegeek since he was ten years old. Never good at playing soccer he turned to the windows of his local watch maker and fell in love with the horological industry. He has written four books on watches, has published thousands of watch related articles in International media and works as watch estimater for auction house Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers.

Dining, wining and Mark’ing

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I recently had the opportunity to again wear the Omega Speedmaster Mark II Rio 2016. A wonderful watch that is inspired by the original Mark II from 1969. However slightly chunkier, with a better bracelet and automatic Co-Axial calibre 3330, a self-winding movement complete with an Si14 silicon balance spring and a column-wheel chronograph.

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Rocking the boat of horology with Richard Mille

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Not so long ago I spent four fabulous days on board the good ship Jolt II, when she sailed the fifth regatta, Les Voiles de Saint Barth. At the helm was Peter Harrison, CEO of Richard Mille in Europe, Middle East and Africa. And on his wrist as well as the whole crew and yours truly, were watches from the famed luxury watch maker.

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