Breguet Wins Top Honors at Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève

Courtesy Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève

Breguet’s Classic Chronométrie

Breguet’s Classic Chronométrie watch won top honors—the Aiguille d’Or—at the 2014 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève in Geneva on Oct. 31.

The awards, in their 14th year, celebrate excellence and innovation in watchmaking with 16 prizes awarded by a jury of watch-industry professionals. There is also a public prize, based on votes cast online and at international exhibitions. The winner of this year’s public prize was awarded to Breguet’s Classique Dame.

“These exceptional results signal Breguet’s outstanding comeback at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG),” Breguet said in a statement.

The full prize list is below.

2014 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève Prize List

Aiguille d’Or Grand Prix: Breguet, Classique Chronométrie

Ladies’ Watch Prize: Blancpain, Women Off-centred Hour

Ladies’ High-Mech Watch Prize: Christophe Claret, Margot

Men’s Watch Prize: Urban Jürgensen & Sonner, Central Second

Chronograph Watch Prize: De Bethune, DB29 Maxichrono Tourbillon

Tourbillon Watch Prize: Grönefeld, Parallax Tourbillon

Calendar Watch Prize: A. Lange & Söhne, Richard Lange Perpetual Calendar Terraluna

Striking Watch Prize: Hublot, Classic Fusion Cathedral Tourbillon Minute Repeater

Mechanical Exception Watch Prize: Urwerk, EMC

Petite Aiguille Prize: Seiko, Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 GMT

Sports Watch Prize: Zenith, El Primero Lightweight

Jewellery Watch Prize: Bulgari, Diva High Jewellery Emeralds

Artistic Crafts Watch Prize: Voutilainen, Hisui

Revival Watch Prize: Omega, Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon

Innovation Watch Prize: Urwerk, EMC

Special Jury Prize: Walter Lange

Public Prize: Breguet, Classique Dame