Selected by Portland as the sixth overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, Lillard then won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award in 2013. Loyal to the Trail Blazers, he has pursued his career with the Oregon team, rising to legendary status. The NBA All-Star Damian Lillard is a once in a generation athlete with his own unique approach to watches. ” I like attractive, accessible watches that adapt to every style. That’s why I love Tissot.”
Primož Roglič is a cycling champion with a unique career path. Born in former Yugoslavia, he began his sporting career as a ski jumper. In 2011, having won several international titles, he decided to swap his skis for a racing bike. The decision paid off: within a few years, the Slovenian champion had joined the world’s elite and won multiple races, including La Vuelta, Liège-Bastogne-Liège and the Tour de Romandie. He has achieved numerous Grand Tour podium finishes and in 2020, was named no.1 road cyclist in the UCI World Ranking.
“Time measurement is an essential part of my life and my career. For me, this association with Tissot makes perfect sense.”
Tissot is delighted to welcome talented NBA player Klay Thompson to the Tissot family.
The three-time NBA Champion has also claimed an Olympic gold medal and an NBA 3-point contest, as well as playing a vital role in the Golden State Warriors’ success, helping his team claim their third championship in the past four years alone.
Klay himself says: “Tissot is a brand that embodies both performance and reliability, which are two critical parts of my game on and off the court.”
Born to an Angolan father and a Congolese mother, Capela discovered basketball at the age of 13 at the Swiss club of Meyrin, not far from Geneva. His basketball journey led him to the NBA in 2014 when he was drafted by the Houston Rockets. Clint Capela is among the champions who humbly make their presence known. The Swiss forward of the Atlanta Hawks is constantly upping his game due to his determination and unfailing drive.
“I'm a Swiss athlete, Tissot is a Swiss brand, so we had a natural connection”
Luo Yunxi, a popular Chinese actor, got a start by playing a role in the TV drama My Sunshine, after graduated from Shanghai Theatre Academy. He has subsequently starred in a number of excellent television works, including Love Is Sweet and And The Winner Is Love, and his sunny and handsome image and natural performance have brought him wide acclaim and established a good reputation.
Liu Yifei is a woman of many talents, being an actor and singer. A graduate of the Beijing Film Academy, the Chinese actor first came to the public’s attention in television films and series such as The Legend of Sword and Fairy, which was when an entire nation fell under her spell. Hollywood spotted her, too, which led to her playing opposite Jackie Chan, Jet Li and Nicolas Cage. Mulan, the Disney movie starring her, was released in 2020 and received widespread attention around the world, making her an actor with international influence. Tissot is especially proud to see her representing “Le Locle-style” time!
Huang Xiaoming is a Chinese actor, singer, and model. He graduated from the Performance Institute of the Beijing Film Academy in 2000. He then made a name for himself with TV roles from 2001 and began his movie career in 2007. Thanks to his many successes, he has now become one of the most famous actors in China.
"My favorite three sentences are; a hero is a product of his time, character determines destiny and details determine everything."
Everyone feels the same about Tony Parker: now, when he is honourably retired, and back when he was still playing for the San Antonio Spurs and the Charlotte Hornets. Standing 1.88 m in height, the four-time NBA champion and six-time All-Star is down-to-earth, in touch with ordinary people, and full of enthusiasm. He has impressive energy and determination and an admirable sense of social responsibility – all values he shares with our brand. The Frenchman now wants just one thing: to inspire the next generation and pass on his experience to it.
Swiss cyclist, she has triumphed on every mountain bike track in the world. Olympic medalist, World champion and Swiss champion on several occasions, Jolanda Neff set the tone ever since she first started cycling in 1999. Her Passion, her desire to be close to her public, her ambition and devotion to winning, as well as her trust in the right timing are values shared by Tissot.
Rimini-born Bastianini was made to ride a motorbike. Although he used to be a talented gymnast and diver, he wanted to become a legend at one thing: motorcycle racing. He first gets in the saddle aged just three years and three months, which is why 33 becomes his number of choice. The sport comes naturally to him, but he knows to get to the very top, it will require dedication and commitment. There is no progress without staying on course, and the path to success is one that rewards only those who face adversity with resilience.
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