Casio has has snapped up a key role supporting this year’s GoPro Mountain Games in Vail, Colorado.
The Vail Valley Foundation, which organizes the event, has announced that Casio watches are the official timepiece and timing partner of the GoPro Mountain Games.
“Casio’s dedication to outdoor adventure is made apparent with their ProTrek watch’s ‘Smart’ capabilities, including HD mapping, GPS and location memory,” said Greg Bloom, director of sales and sponsorship for the Vail Valley Foundation.
“Our GoPro Mountain Games’ die-hards expect to be wooed by the gear brands we partner with. I have no doubt we’ve hit a homerun with Casio and look forward to collaborating to bring super fun experiences to our attendees.”
Mike Princiotto, marketing manager of Casio’s Timepiece Division, added: “Casio is proud to sponsor the GoPro Mountain Games and join in the celebration of mountain sports. Our Pro Trek WSD-F20 was built specifically for outdoor enthusiasts and we can’t wait for attendees to experience the timepiece for themselves.”
Hosted by the non-profit Vail Valley Foundation, the GoPro Mountain Games sees professionals and amateurs compete in more than 13 mountain sports disciplines and more than 25 events in Vail, Colorado.
The event draws more than 70,000 spectators and is free to attend.