Partnership with photographer Alex Nail

We’re very excited to announce that we are the official watch sponsor for renowned landscape photographer and adventurer – Alex Nail! We first came across Alex when he captured this incredible time-lapse of the Drakensburg mountains: Since then, Alex has done a score...
Field testing the Kalahari on Kilimanjaro

Field testing the Kalahari on Kilimanjaro

One of our customers (thernlund) was generous enough to order a Kalahari for his friend who was climbing Kilimanjaro mountain in March. Unfortunately with the delays in production, we had to send one of the prototypes as a substitute, but the test on the mountain...

Field testing the Tugela and Kalahari

This past weekend some friends and I went out on the water for a spot of fishing and skin diving. I took the Kalahari and Tugela with to see how they would perform. I’ve edited this little video to share the experience: The Kalahari is rated to 100m WR with...
Draken Origins – episode 2

Draken Origins – episode 2

The Tugela River As I mentioned in our first episode, the inspirations for Draken came from a particular area in South Africa – the Drakensberg mountains. The mountain range pictured on the back of the Tugela is actually the Amphitheatre, a renowned landmark of...
Draken Origins

Draken Origins

It’s been three years since I started Draken, and I have realised that there is much that you as our customers, fans or friends, don’t know about us. To remedy this, I have decided to write a series of blog posts about Draken – where the name came...
Important Kalahari Production Update

Important Kalahari Production Update

Hi all, We have encountered an unavoidable delay with the delivery of the Kalahari. Despite doing all we could to mitigate this delay the suppliers of the Seiko NE57 movement (Seiko) have now advised our order will not be delivered until February. We knew when...