Chanel has contributed the South of Franceâ€™s official sport, PÃ©tanque by creating a a vintage-inspired PÃ©tanque/Bocce ball set. The set, priced at about at about $2,800, includes eight stainless steel bocce balls engraved with the Chanel logos and a wooden “jack” or target ball. The case is finished in two-tone brown and natural woven wicker … Continued
The motorsport division of BMW doesnâ€™t limit itself to producing cars and has developed a new speed bicycle for more serious cycling enthusiasts. The BMW M Bike features disc brakes and an elegant matt anthracite frame with the M logo, combined perfectly with the leather saddle, stunning rims and handles, and shiny red seat inlay. … Continued
Hublot and Formula 1 have announced their partnership with Hublot becoming the official watchmaker for Formula 1. The start of the multi-year deal for Hublot will be marked with the brand-new F1 King model watch, a limited edition of the company’s King Power model. Maintaining the popular large case sizing which has become synonymous with … Continued
The Veuve Clicquot Ski Goggles were created by Smith Optics to celebrate Veuve’s annual Clicquot in the Snow, an event in Aspen, Colorado. The goggles include a cylindrical, carbonic-X lens and airflow system, making them one of the more functional fashion items destined to pop up on the slopes! The price of the Veuve goggles? … Continued
Team Cartier have won the 26th Cartier Polo World Cup on Snow in St Moritz beating Team Julius BÃ¤r in the final. The four teams competing (Cartier, Brioni, Julius Baer and Maserati) gave the 15,000 spectators a spectacular high-goal tournament of the highest calibre. The intense final match ended in a 3-3 tie with Cartier … Continued
Following in with the ski-line trend, Aston Martin has decided to launch a pair of skis which draws inspiration from their cars. â€œConceived as the ultimate all-rounder ski, the race-derived materials make them perfect for all downhill descents. As with the latest Aston Martin sportscars, the high-technology construction boasts the latest materials including composites, aluminium … Continued
Italian bicycle manufacturer Milani is teaming up with Maserati to produce some high end two-wheelers. The Maserati bicycle is made of carbon fiber and aluminum and is painted in Maseratiâ€™s signature dark blue paint. It comes in two models, the Veloce racing bicycle inspired by the Maserati GranTurismo and the Turismo city bicycle modeled after … Continued
Adidas and porsche design have collaborated on a new collection of footwear for the spring / summer season of 2010, focusing on the theme of ‘water / snow’. With the Spring/Summer 2010 collection Porsche Design Sport enters its seventh season. The footwear highlight product is the “AC Bowman” (above), which uses shock-absorbing adiPRENE.
Bentley has announced its â€œzai for Bentley Supersportâ€ skis, handmade in Switzerland with collaboration from the Styling Studio at Bentley Motors. The handmade skis are made for the new materials, believed to be the worldâ€™s first in the ski industry. They are made from ZaiÃ¬ra, which is a special composite material that includes carbon fiber, … Continued
Yacht makers Wally have continued with their collection of skis with their latest offerings. The latest collection of skis uses the same carbon fiber and aerodynamic technology they developed for their yachts. “WallyPowder is 176 cm long, it is one of the widest ski ever produced and the only full carbon ski specifically developed for … Continued
Paul Smith has collaborated with highly specialised ski manufacturer Edelwiser to produce skis in a tonal signature multi stripe. $1,300.
As part of their winter sports collection this year Chanel have released another set of skis and a snowboard. This years skis and snowboards have a wooden theme using plain laquered wooden top sheet with a central wooden core going back to the look of the original skis. The snowboard and the skis are available … Continued
Paul Smith teamed up with Japanese bicycle saddle specialist, Kashimax, on a limited edition leahtersaddle covered in Smithâ€™s signature stripes. Only 20 will be available at Paul Smith’s “Space” store in Japan as well his Floral St. store in London.
Do you like running? And do you like sophisticated object, too? If yes, Technogym has launched a new product just for you: Run Personal, the first treadmill putting together your architect and personal trainer. RUN Personal is a revolutionary product which combines the most innovative Technogym running technologies with the unique Antonio Citterio and Toan … Continued
For more details go to FlipGloss Equinoxâ€™s slogan is â€œItâ€™s not Fitness, Itâ€™s Lifeâ€ and itâ€™s so trueâ€¦ Once you visit an Equinox fitness club, youâ€™ll never want to go back to your old stinky gym. Voted â€œAmericaâ€™s healthiest gymâ€ by Heath Magazine, Equinox delivers. The classes and the equipment are top-notch, the Personal Trainers … Continued
September 2009 sees the official premiere of the Garia Golf Car â€“ “the worldâ€™s most exclusive” leisure vehicle of this kind. The Garia golf car is meant to be “powerful yet elegant” and to attract rich golf players who appreciate a stylish golf car. These vehicles are of Danish design and manufactured at Valmet in … Continued
Louis Vuitton has honored the South of Franceâ€™s defacto official sport, PÃ©tanque by creating a limited-edition pÃ©tanque ball set. The Luxury collection was created in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the sport pÃ©tanque. The set includes a leather-encased set of nine monogrammed balls and a cochonnet, or jack.
Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo is the newest member of the “celebrity leg insurance” club. Fearing the worst after the Portuguese picked up a knock recently, the Spanish giants have insured his legs for an estimated $144 million. It was definitely a cause of worry for boss Florentino Perez when he heard that Ronaldo had … Continued
Last month, the All England Club tested its new retractable roof over the Centre Court at Wimbledon. The addition of this retractable roof has to be one of the biggest changes in Wimbledonâ€™s long history. The Wimbledon Centre Court retractable roof covers roughly a 246 feet area. It takes only about 10 minutes to close.
In anticipation of this year’s cricket season, the British fashion designer Paul smith has endowed the cricket ball with his trademark multicolour stripes. The ball has 100% natural cork innards and is wrapped with premium leather. Each finished with his rabbit icon embossed in gold and presented in its own gift box.