As the finals of the FIFA Women’s World Cup draw near, soccer players and fans around the world are excited to see who will take home this year’s title. We’re taking part in the hype by diving into the world of women's sports watches and offering some tips on choosing the perfect timepiece to accompany you on and off the field.
What is a Sports Watch?
A sports watch is built with rugged materials and designed to withstand the demands of physical activities. It typically features high water resistance and shock resistance, a clear and easily readable display for effortless glances during workouts, and suite of practical features such as chronograph timers, lap tracking, and GPS capabilities. But most importantly, a quality sports watch prioritizes both performance and comfort, ensuring a lightweight fit on the wrist.
What Should a Woman Look for When Choosing a Sports Watch for Soccer?
When choosing a women's sports watch for soccer, you’ll want to consider the following to ensure it meets your needs:
- Durability: Soccer is a high-impact sport, so your watch should be able to withstand bumps and knocks. Look for a watch with a shock-resistant case and a scratch-resistant lens.
- Water Resistance: Whether you're a game playing in the rain or working up a sweat during practice, a water-resistant watch provides the peace of mind that water damage won't be a concern.
- Comfortable Fit: Opt for a watch with a flexible strap—like resin or silicone—that stays securely on your wrist even during rapid movements.
- Functionality: Features like a countdown timer, chronograph, and lap memory can assist in tracking game duration and performance.
- Style: While functionality is key, a stylish watch can also be a fashion statement on the field so you can look your best and play with confidence.
Which Timex Sports Watch is Best Overall?
The Timex IRONMAN® series is a standout choice for dedicated athletes of any sport. This undisputed favorite in sport watches crosses nearly every finish line in the world. Built to be lightweight, comfortable, durable, and functional, many styles feature the iconic five-button design that gives the wearer direct access to all timers, alarms, and of course our INDIGLO® night-light.
Shop Our Favorite Timex IRONMAN® Watches for Women: