The two most famous climbers

Oct 25, 2009,11:46 AM

In May 1978 Messner wore the Oysterquartz on the Everest (without supplementary oxygen), but later that year (August) he switched back to his Rolex Explorer II (1655) for his solo ascent of the technically difficult Diamir face of Nanga Parbat .

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These ads are really brilliant, Smith

 By: amanico : October 25th, 2009-12:16
So charming! Thanks for the share. Best, Nicolas

Nice ad...

 By: SALMANQ8 : October 25th, 2009-14:18
One of my family friends who was in the Pakistan Army passed away while trying to rescue a group of climbers from Austria stranded on the Nanga Parbat mountain, one of the most dangerous in the world. S

I did not know this one....very cool ! [nt]

 By: DrStrong : October 26th, 2009-05:03
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Great Ad! , Is it only me: I have the impression that I see less...

 By: luc00 : November 2nd, 2009-07:54
the adventure theme in the new ads from Rolex? Maybe I am reading the wrong supports Cheers Luc