Timex is one of the most famous watch makers of all time and if you have seen their popular ad that boats that the company’s most famous watch, the Timex Ironman Triathlon Watch will “take a licking and keeps on ticking” then you can rest assured that they are not stretching the truth. Timex watches are designed to last throughout the most arduous of sporting adventures. The Timex was has graced the wrist of many millions of joggers and athletes all over the planet and now they have spruced up the original Ironman watch collection with their new Ironman Solar Shock watch.
The Timex Ironman watch features a brand new case that surrounds an easy to read digital screen. The standout feature of the Ironman shock watch is a solar panel that recharges the battery when you wear it outside in daylight. The watch is also built stronger than other Timex watches and is designed to take additional bumps and knocks, hence the “Shock” title. The Timex Shock watch is dubbed the “quintessential beginners watch”. Knowing Timex they have done their homework and the features will provide those who are fresh and new to the sport, everything they require to meet their needs. Here are some of the features of the Shock Ironman Triathlon watch:
Plastic case with stainless steel bezel
Water resistance to 200 meters (660 feet)
INDIGLO illumination system with Night-Mode
Solar charing ability
Shock resistance in compliance with the ISO standard
100 Hour Chronograph
Chronograph Training Log with 75 Lap Recall
Dual Time Zones
One of the amazing things about the Timex Ironman Triathlon watch is that it never appears obsolete. The Ironman watches do not need to try to look good to stand out, these industrial strength sports watches have an appeal of their own.
As far as runners watches for men, the Solar Shock Ironman has a masculine appeal and the features that allow most beginners (or even more experienced runners) the features they need to push themselves to greater fitness.The Solar watch features a comfortable rubber wrist strap and has a wide digital display that clearly allows you to easily view your running time. The Solar Timex Ironman Triathlon watch allows you to perform interval training and provides you with the memory features to record multiple laps in training. With the inclusion of Timex’s famous INDIGLO illumination system that uses less battery power than other night-light systems, you will be able to take the Solar Shock watch running watch and just about any other scenario your training takes you to.