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Blancpain World Oceans Day 2017 For the 4th time, Blancpain took part in the annual United Nations World Oceans Day reception, in New York City.

Hosted by the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS), and supported by Blancpain, the festive gathering took place on June 8, 2017 in the Visitor’s…
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Blancpain GT Series Europe The launch of the Blancpain GT Series Europe 2017 took place in Monza, Italy on April 22nd and 23rd, drawing around 20,000 spectators.

This championship now exported to Asia, and as of next year to the United States, showcasing a development that has turned the Blancpain GT Series into the largest GT series…
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Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC Only Watch The first watch brand to support the Monaco Association Against Muscular Dystrophy presents a unique piece for Only Watch 2017.

The Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC Only Watch 2017 is a one-off watch in the MIL-SPEC series launched earlier this year by Blancpain. The original MIL-SPEC of 1953 was among…
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Blancpain Gombessa IV, Episode 1 First video in the Gombessa IV series: from Paris to Fakarava, in French Polynesia.

After the Gombessa II expedition, Laurent Ballesta and his team wanted to return to Fakarava atoll,  in French Polynesia, in order to study the feeding behavior of the Grey reef…
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Only Watch 2017 All the watches Don’t miss our photo gallery of all the one-off models on offer at the biennial charity auction.

For the second time since its first edition in 2005, the world renowned biennial charity auction Only Watch will be staging in 11 November, this exceptional fundraising for research on…
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Blancpain Villeret Day Date For the first time in the Villeret collection, Blancpain is offering a horological complication indicating the day of the week and the date.

Blancpain’s ability to develop and produce its own movements confers upon it complete freedom to create. This expertise has enabled the brand to present a horological complication indicating the day…
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Blancpain Supporting The Economist’s World Ocean Summit Blancpain has been a supporter of The Economist’s World Ocean Summit since its inaugural edition in 2012. The fourth edition took place in Bali.

The fourth World Ocean Summit took place on February 22-24, 2017, in Bali, Indonesia. The Summit has been established as the leading forum uniting world leaders from governments, businesses, academia…
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Blancpain The Blancpain Ocean Commitment global concept Since 2014, Blancpain efforts in the underwater world have been concerted under the Blancpain Ocean Commitment label.

Driven by a resolutely pioneering spirit since its founding in 1735, the Manufacture Blancpain has enjoyed historical links with diving for more than 60 years, more precisely since the 1953…
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