As you travel around in modern life, mastering time is the key to success. The DS Podium GMT Champions Two-Hour Chronograph is your perfect companion-no matter where you go, it will always follow closely; the classic sports design makes this series world famous. Luxury, sport, and top performance — The stylish DS Podium GMT Champion Series Dual Time Chronograph combines the superior performance of a dual time zone watch and a 12-hour chronograph to meet your dual needs of sports travel life and ultimate taste.
CERTINA’s latest DS Podium Championship series combines seductive elegance and sporty style, adding you with accurate, dual time zone timing elements. Full of originality and dynamics, the DS Podium GMT Championship Dual Time Chronograph is equipped with an ETA dual time zone quartz chronograph movement, a black PVD-plated stainless steel case, and an exquisite and elegant black leather strap.
The 42mm diameter oversized case exudes uncompromising masculinity, exquisitely designed geometric figures complement each other, and the brushed black PVD coating is more visual. Bright tachymeter scale numbers and red ‘TACHYMETER’ words jump out on the surface of the black bezel, and match the white and red dial elements against the black background.
The sapphire crystal glass protects a dial that reflects sports or high-tech atmosphere. The dial layout is simple and practical: it includes a dual-function chronograph indicating 12 hours and 60 minutes, a small second chronograph and a dedicated world time clock. Two time zone counters. The central red hand is the chronograph second hand, and the date display window at 6 o’clock is located on the lower edge of the small seconds counter. Eye-catching wide-format hour and minute hands, slim 24-hour / world time hands, hour markers and Arabic numerals have been treated with fluorescent paint, making it easy to see the time under any lighting conditions. A black leather strap completes this flamboyant, dynamic and exquisitely beautiful watch. This model uses CERTINA’s famous Double Insurance (DS) concept system (represented on the top of the protective crown Mark), its water resistance is 10 bar (100 meters).
No matter where you are in the world or at any occasion, the DS Podium GMT Champion Series Dual Time Chronograph will always be your good and bad companion for busy global business travel.
Since the Kurth brothers founded the company in 1888, reliability, precision and innovation have been the cornerstones of Certina’s mission. In 1959, Certina developed its famous Double Insurance (DS) concept, bringing extraordinary robustness and outstanding water resistance to its watches. The Swiss-branded watch has been active in racing and extreme sports for a long time, proudly associating its name with legendary champions such as Mike Douhan, Alex Crivillé, Petter Solberg, Sete Gibernau, Thomas Lüthi , Timo Glock, Robert Kubica, and Muhammad Ali, a legend in boxing. Since 2005, Certina has become an official partner of the Sauber F1 team. Certina is part of the Swatch Group, the world’s largest international watch manufacturing organization, and is currently the world leader in sports watches, with stores in more than 60 countries.
Movement / function: Swiss-made ETA G10.961 quartz chronograph movement, hours, minutes, small seconds, date indication, 24 hours
Universal Time (Dual Time Zone), 12-hour, 60-minute, 60-second counter
Case: 316L stainless steel, black PVD coating, diameter 42.0 mm, speedometer scale.
Water resistance: 10 bar (100 meters)
Table mirror: Sapphire crystal
Crown: Protected crown
Strap: Black leather strap with black PVD coated butterfly clasp with double buttons
Features: DS (dual insurance system)
Reference number: C001.639.16.057.02
Retail Price: RMB 4’950.- *