Freestyle To Launch New Watch Styles At Surf Expo And ASR

Rooted in Surf, Founded on Performance, 25 Year Legacy of Quality, Durability and Style Continues

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., (Jan. 9, 2007) ? In true Freestyle fashion, the latest watch styles to be introduced at Surf Expo, Jan. 11-14, and Action Sports Retailer (ASR), Jan. 25-27, are durable, dependable, stylish and built for the demands of surfing and other action sports. Like all Freestyle watches, they are also waterproof to at least 100 meters and come with a limited lifetime warranty.

The “Funbox is a performance digital model that includes: a solid stainless steel case, chronograph with split time function, countdown heat timer, alarm and NightVision"¢ backlight display. It’s available with a solid stainless steel bracelet ($100) or with a durable black or blue polyurethane strap ($85).

The “Gilgo is a high performance model, with all the “bells and whistles for a serious waterman (or woman), at a very small price. It features: a durable dual injected polyurethane strap with custom pattern, scratch resistant lens coating, NightVision"¢ backlight display, 10-lap memory chronograph, countdown heat timer, dual alarm and pacer feature. It’s available in grey with red accents or black with blue accents ($55).

The “Bandolier is a new analog lifestyle watch featuring an innovative polyurethane link bracelet with stainless steel screw connectors resulting in a comfortable fit that’s both stylish and durable. It also features three-hand movement with day and date function and a solid stainless steel case ($135).

New colorways will also be introduced in the “Bishop Mid and “Cortez Mid, two key performance watch styles developed for smaller wrists (and females.) The Bishop Mid is an analog style with luminous hands and markers, three-hand movement with date, stainless steel bezel and durable polyurethane strap in either white with pink face or blue ($55). The Cortez Mid is digital with NightVision"¢ backlight display, 10-lap chronograph, time/day/date, countdown timer, alarm and stainless steel bezel with polyurethane strap in either grey or purple ($55).

For more information, product samples or to schedule an appointment for Surf Expo or ASR, please contact Dawn Boeckermann, or 310-996-0239.

About Freestyle
Founded in 1981, Freestyle is a leading action sports watch manufacturer. The Freestyle watch collection includes a full line of performance and lifestyle choices for men, women and youth, all water resistant to 100 meters or more and backed by a limited lifetime warranty. With roots firmly planted in surf, Freestyle proudly sponsors a team of highly respected athletes including Shane Dorian, Cory Lopez, Aaron Reed and Women’s Association of Surfing Professionals World Longboard Champion Schuyler McFerran. For more information, visit