Wristwatch restrictions?

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  1. aggie83

    aggie83 Member

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    Our son wants a new watch for Christmas. In looking ahead at starting at the Academy next June, are their any restrictions for freshman on types of watches or colors? Thanks.
     
  2. Christcorp

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    They aren't going to wear a watch during basic training, but afterwards once they start classes, they can wear any watch. I probably wouldn't go with some flaming pink and glow in the dark green. Stay with normal black/brown neoprene or leather bands. But the type isn't restricted. At least not in my son's class is hasn't been an issue. later... mike....
     
  3. raimius

    raimius USAFA Alumnus

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    I'm pretty sure there are restrictions, but they are not too tight. Just about any conservative watch will do (i.e. follow the above advice).
     
  4. packermatt7

    packermatt7 USAFA Cadet

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    I'm getting a Casio G-Shock atomic solar watch for my birthday. About $100 at retail stores.
     
  5. btown13

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    good old basic timex running watch for me. worked well through the last 3 years of running...
     
  6. SemperExcelsius

    SemperExcelsius USAFA Cadet

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    Had a G-Shock, awesome watch! Keeps the best time ever (hence the name)... Broke mine somehow though... Ya, don't ask, I couldn't tell ya how I managed to "un-shock" proof it :smile:
     
  7. zackwheat

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    That watch is on sale for 2 more hours for $64.99 at Amazon.com
     

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