Timex Ironman* iControl Receives a 2008 Health Magazine Fitness Award

Innovative Timex Timepiece Wins Watch/Apparel Category

Timex, a leader in outdoor and sports performance timepieces, has been named a recipient of a Health magazine Fitness Award for its iControl timepiece. The Timex Ironman iControl, a functionally advanced sports watch that also serves as a wireless operating device for Apple's iPod, was the only watch to receive this honor.

This innovative addition to Timex's famed Ironman* collection wirelessly syncs with a user's iPod for convenient music control during any activity, and is sleek, light-weight and water-resistant. It is currently featured in the June issue of the publication.

“Timex is honored to receive this notable award and is grateful to Health magazine for its recognition of this product, which we feel represents the quality, durability and innovation that are synonymous with Timex” says Heberto Calves, vice president of marketing at Timex.

The iControlâ„¢ watch is available at www.timex.com and www.apple.com, as well as sporting goods stores and department stores nationwide. It is offered in combinations of gray and black, as well as pink, blue, orange and green. iControl retails for $100.00

About Timex:
Timex Corporation is the nation's leading watch manufacturer. With a large and varied line of watches, Timex has a style for everyone -- from the locker room to the board room. Timex is committed to developing ergonomic, comfortable, durable and fashionable watches with innovative features that enable customers to meet their performance and lifestyle expectations. Timex products are sold throughout the world at your favorite porting goods stores and many fine department stores or they can be purchased online by visiting www.timex.com. Timex products can be found on the wrist of many great athletes competing in Ironman events world-wide.