facebook pixel
  • Watch Certification Services of America100% Certified Authentic


    The Trusted Name in Authenticated Luxury Timepieces

    Every watch on our site is 100% certified authentic by WatchCSA, the industry's leading independent authority on watch authentication.




How Rolex Sponsors Exploration and Adventure

February 21, 2012

BY Paul Altieri

Rolex Deep-Sea

The Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller is a perfect for exploration underwater.

Rolex DeepSea Sea-Dweller

The Rolex Company has prided itself on developing watches to fit the specific needs of adventurers around the world. This has included the creation of watches that help men and women navigate the seas, discover treasures on the ocean floors, climb the highest of mountains, and explore untouched lands. The following are examples of how Rolex has made its mark on exploration efforts:

  • Deep-Sea Under the Pole: Rolex has fine-tuned the Rolex DeepSea Sea-Dweller is ideal the watch for current expedition in which adventurers are making 50 dives under the Pole. Each dive will see divers take as many photos as possible and gather important data on snow, fauna, and ice. The Rolex Deep Sea’s waterproof case is idea for the freezing waters and endless depths.
  • Alain Hubert’s Arctic Ocean Traverse-North Greenland: With the help of a Rolex Explorer, Alain Hubert explored the arctic seas for 106 days. His adventure saw him weather horrid conditions and challenging ice formations as he attempted his bold crossing. While he was never completed his trek, he still continues to explore the vast world!
  • Jean Troillet the Eco-Alpinist: This survivalist and globe trekker has explored ten of the world’s highest peaks, while inspiring others to follow their dreams. Rolex has stood behind his adventures as Troillet has utilized the Rolex Explorer to attain his goals.
  • Sylvia Earle the Oceanographer. Rolex has closely followed the pursuits of scientist Sylvia Earle who has spent more than 7,000 hours underwater working to understand underwater mysteries. While endeavoring to expand humanity’s understanding of the sea, Sylvia Earle depends on the Ladies DateJust to keep careful time.

Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller ref. 116660

The list goes on and on!

Regardless of the adventure at hand, Rolex has worked to inspire new and used Rolex owners to push their limitations to the max. The Rolex Company was founded in an effort to pursue and inspire excellence.

Rolex sponsors many people who are changing the world.

Rolex Explorer II Polar is a watch made for those pushing the limit.

In selecting a pre-owned Rolex to meet the needs of one’s adventurous self, it is important to consider what goals will be pursued. Whether exploring the seas, navigating the wilderness, or climbing the highest of peaks, there is a Rolex specifically designed to help make dreams a reality.
Looking for a Rolex to help fuel your adventures? A trusted pre-owned Rolex broker can help you find exactly what you’re looking for!



Leave a Reply

  • This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

    Error: API requests are being delayed. New posts will not be retrieved.

    There may be an issue with the Instagram access token that you are using. Your server might also be unable to connect to Instagram at this time.

    Error: API requests are being delayed for this account. New posts will not be retrieved.

    There may be an issue with the Instagram access token that you are using. Your server might also be unable to connect to Instagram at this time.

  • Get The Best Deals - Buy A Rolex
    Sell A Rolex

    "The most trusted place to buy or sell a used luxury timepiece" – WSJ

    • AWCI
    • Jewelers Board of Trade
    • IWJG
    • TrustLock
    • Spirit of Enterprise
    • PayPal Verified
    • Inc 500
    • FedEx
    • UPS
    • The Hartford

    Bob's Watches is an independent watch dealer and is not sponsored by, associated with and/or affiliated with Rolex S.A., Rolex USA, or any other brand listed on its website. Bob's Watches only sells pre-owned watches and provides its own warranties on the watches it sells. The brand names and associated model names for Rolex, OMEGA and other manufacturers are the trademarks of their respective owners.