First Look: The GPHG Presents This Year’s Competitors, And A Brand New Category
One needs to think the Bulgari Octo Finissimo Minute Repeater at any rate has a shot at the top prize.
Note the recognizable shortfall of Omega, Patek Philippe, Rolex and a couple of other huge names, all of which decide not to take part in the GPHG (companies are needed to submit for thought and this small bunch pick to pass on consistently). Likewise missing this year is Greubel Forsey, which has a privileged spot on the jury and can’t compete in the wake of getting the Aiguille d’Or in 2015 . Those are the guidelines.
Last year’s Aiguille d’Or victor, the Greubel Forsey Tourbillon 24 Seconds Vision.
The jury of the GPHG, which incorporates our own special Ben Clymer, will presently have the troublesome assignment of chopping down the GPHG’s present rundown to 72 finalists by choosing the six best watches in every classification. As usual, HODINKEE will be there to tell you who makes the finished product when results are released.
Click here for the complete rundown of members. The pre-chosen watches (the finalists) ought to be declared in the following not many weeks. These will at that point go on a world visit before the champs are reported on Thursday, November 10.
More data can be found on the GPHG site here .