The Richard Mille RM 59-01 'Tourbillon' was Made For Yohan Blake

 - Feb 1, 2013
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The Richard Mille RM 59-01 'Tourbillon' timepiece was specifically designed for Jamaican sprinter and superstar athlete Yohan Blake.

Yohan Blake has been a medal contender at the Olympic games for years and Mille took this opportunity to celebrate the young athlete's success and pay tribute to the country he represents and loves. The stunning watch is finished in Jamaica’s signature yellow and green colors and was hand-painted. Other insane features of the timepiece include the translucent band that was injected with carbon nanotubes, making it ideal for constant movement. Thus, Blake can wear the watch and run with ease. This stunning watch is limited edition and only 50 pieces will be manufactured. To purchase this luxurious athletic watch you will have to drop a cool $620,000.

The Richard Mille RM 59-01 'Tourbillon' watch is expensive and a tribute to hard work and dedication.