About Alex

Double Olympic Champion and multiple World Champion, Alex Gregory has been a full member of the British Men’s rowing squad since 2006 and was awarded the MBE in the 2013 New Year’s Honours list. Since making the change from sculling to sweep in 2008, he has twice been crowned Olympic Champion with the men’s four – at London 2012 and Rio 2016 – and won a fantastic five World Championship gold medals. He is also the current captain of Leander Club in Henley-on-Thames.

The Bremont Q&A

Discipline 

Rowing

Friends call me

Greggors

Born 

Cheltenham

Currently lives 

Ipsden

Special talent 

Talking to animals

Philosophy of life 

Work on your weaknesses - your strengths are already there!

Cup of tea 

Builders!

My Bremont 

Solo - white dial, the watch I wore across the line in the 2016 Rio Olympic final.

Most interesting place I’ve taken my Bremont 

Up to the statue of Christ the redeemer in Rio de Janeiro the day after I won the Olympics. Fascinating, historic, world renowned location with views that take your breath away!

images courtesy of Henry Hunt - henryhunt.com

ALEX WEARS...

Designed as a classic pilots watch, the SOLO is an obvious choice for those wanting to enter the world of Bremont automatic chronometers. No pilot ever forgets their first solo flight and the exhilaration as the wheels leave the runway. This feeling was undoubtedly an inspiration behind the SOLO and with it the ability to leave a long lasting impression on its wearer.

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