Raider Bivouac 9000 auction
12th May 2019, will see the auction of the Raider Bivouac 9000 watch that Adrian Ballinger wore to the summit of Mt. Everest, along with the letters sent to Favre-Leuba by the charity foundation. The event is expected to be of interest to collectors of special and symbolic watches, new Favre-Leuba aficionados, Mountaineers and vintage Favre-Leuba collectors.
The event will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, with previews in multiple cities:
Hong Kong: 29th and 30th April 2019
Taiwan: 2nd and 3rd May 2019
Geneva: 9th, 10th, and 11th of May 2019
100% of the proceeds from the charity will be donated to the cause of ‘Making Mountains Safer’ which is being undertaken by the Alex Lowe Foundation’s Khumbu Climbing Centre ( a foundation set up and run by Jenni Lowe-Anker & Conrad Anker).