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7 Top Recommendations of Marathon Watches for Women in 2023

7 Top Recommendations of Marathon Watches for Women in 2023

Marathon watches are the perfect answer for ladies that seek tool watches with a rugged design. Get the recommendations here!
Apr 30, 2024

Looking for timepieces with a rugged design? Women’s Marathon watches are the ideal choice for adventurous ladies looking for robust and functional timepieces. It will be the exact match for you if you value the functionality of watches.

Along these, Marathon collections include watch complications that may be used to measure distance, temperature, and time. Their collections also include watches for the military or diving.

Additionally, Marathon watches hold the heritage that carries on the Wein family’s history of creating precise time instruments for the allied forces. Thus, their military durability is certainly guaranteed.

Wondering which Marathon watch edition will best complete your rugged look or suit your need for adventure? Well, read the details below, as we have especially listed the perfect Marathon watches for women who are adventurous.

7 Marathon Watches’ Rugged Style Design for Women in 2023

Given that Marathon watches are created to the highest standards of quality and precision, they will provide you with the values of heritage, craftsmanship, durability, and functionality. 

Every watch produced by Marathon is made with the highest care and undergoes several quality control checks. To offer the best possible product experience, excellent customer support is committed in line with a focus on quality.

Ready to choose the perfect Marathon watches that best suit your needs and begin your rugged look exploration? Here are our top 7 recommendations for Marathon watches for women, along with the details on specifications.

GPM Government Sage Green Mechanical

The first recommendation goes to Marathon GPM Government Sage Green Mechanical. This watch emphasizes the practical purpose of supporting the army’s operations and is modeled based on the MIL-W-46374, which was created for the US Army in 1968. 

The GPM mechanical is a watch constructed based on US Government specifications. The credentials are shown in the engraved specifications and government markings on the case back.

Marathon GPM Government Sage Green Mechanical Ref. WW194003SG
Marathon GPM Government Sage Green Mechanical Ref. WW194003SG

It has an automatic movement with 24 jewels, a 41-hour power reserve, and other features like a hacking mechanism and shock resistance. Additionally, it comes 34mm in diameter with a military 24-hour dial indication that fits an adventurous woman’s wrist.

Further, the tritium-made luminous hands and markings on the watch enable it to glow for 24 hours in complete darkness, making it perfect to be worn for a night journey. 

Price: $378.00 USD 

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GPQ NGM Desert Tan Quartz

Secondly, we recommend Marathon GPQ NGM Desert Tan Quartz. It draws attention to the incredibly accurate military watch that features a robust case, cutting-edge tritium gas tubes for constant illumination, and a performance-driven high-torque quartz engine.

This military watch has a small case diameter of just 34mm, a lug-to-lug distance of 41mm, and a thickness of 12mm, making it the ideal choice for military women. Additionally, given those dimensions, it will work particularly well for rigorous and prolonged military missions because of its small design, which makes it comfortable to wear all day.

Marathon GPQ NGM Desert Tan Quartz Ref. WW194004-DT-NGM
Marathon GPQ NGM Desert Tan Quartz Ref. WW194004-DT-NGM

The tan desert colors present an outdoorsy look that will certainly complement the adventurous appearance. Along with that, the watch is complemented by the dial that displays only the absolutely essential elements. 

Further, it is driven by the Swiss-made ETA quartz movement. And the movement has an EOL (End-of-Life) indicator for precise timekeeping when it is time to change the batteries.

Price: $270.00 USD

MSAR NGM Diver Quartz Arctic 

The third recommendation is the Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Quartz Arctic. Another watch that serves the military’s needs, especially the necessities of the navy branch, is made to be worn underwater.

It is specifically designed for diving with a 300m water resistance and has the credentials on the MSAR Diver Arctic Edition as manufactured based on the US Government specification. Thus, if you are into underwater adventure, this watch is the best fit for you.

Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Quartz Arctic Edition – Rubber Ref. WW194027-WD
Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Quartz Arctic Edition - Rubber Ref. WW194027-WD

Along with the dimensions of 36mm, 43mm lugs-to-lugs, and 14mm thick, this watch is suitable for a lady. Additionally, it is powered by a Swiss ETA Quartz movement that runs with high torque precession and has a battery life indicator at the end of its battery life. 

The movement that this watch has undoubtedly proven the Marathon values that places more emphasis on reliability and accuracy than a standard mechanical movement would.

Price: $720.00 USD

MSAR NGM Diver Auto Arctic Edition – Bracelet

Fourth, we recommend the Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Auto Arctic Edition-Bracelet. It is another Marathon collection that is made especially to go with the needs of the navy branch. Additionally, it has a 120-click bezel with expansive grooves that you can turn unidirectionally in practically any situation, especially if your hands are wet.

Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Auto Arctic Edition – Bracelet Ref. WW194026BRACE-MA-WD
Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Auto Arctic Edition - Bracelet Ref. WW194026BRACE-MA-WD

It is undoubtedly safe to be worn underwater and facilitates your underwater journey with a water resistance of 300m and credentials on the MSAR Diver Arctic edition. Along with that, the white dial that contrasts the black markers and handset enables improved readability in the arctic regions where snow blindness occurs.

This watch will illuminate in the dark for longer than 24 hours thanks to the tritium gas tubes with MaraGlo™ that are hidden beneath the flat sapphire crystal. Further, it has a Swiss Sellita SW200 automatic movement with hacking and hand winding capabilities that runs at 28,800 bph. Plus, it has a 38-hour power reserve and a dimension of 36mm wide, making it the ideal timepiece for daring women into underwater journeys.

Price: $1,215.00 USD

MSAR NGM Diver Automatic 

The fifth recommendation goes to Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Automatic. Another dive watch collection from Marathon, this one measuring 36mm wide, 13mm thick, and 43mm from lug to lug, suits most wrists, even for the ladies.

Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Automatic – Rubber Ref. WW194026
Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Automatic - Rubber Ref. WW194026

It is aided by tritium gas tubes with MaraGlo™, a total of 15 tritiums (isotope H3) encased in its hour markers, and a syringe-style handset, allowing it to glow for longer than 24 hours. Additionally, it requires no external light sources to charge the luminosity.

The movement is the Swiss Selita SW200 automatic movement that runs at 28,800 bph with a 38-hour power reserve and has hacking and hand-winding capabilities. This watch is the finest choice for women who enjoy daring underwater adventures that call for precision and durability under all circumstances.

Price: $990.00 USD

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MSAR NGM Diver Automatic – Bracelet

Our final selection from the Marathon watch line is the Marathon MSAR NGM Driver Automatic Bracelet. The watch is extremely safe to use for military activities on land and in the water as it is certified with the MSAR Diver Auto, which is built in accordance with US Government specifications.

Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Automatic – Bracelet Ref. WW194026BRACE-US
Marathon MSAR NGM Diver Automatic - Bracelet Ref. WW194026BRACE-US

Similar to the other dive watch collection, It features 15 tritium gas tubes with MaraGlo™, which are encapsulated tritium (Isotope H3), on its hour markers and syringe-style handset. In addition, it is the ideal size for women 36mm wide, 43mm from lug to lug, and 13mm thick. 

Topping it off, it is equipped with the Swiss automatic SW20 movement, which has a 38-hour power reserve and a rate of 28,800 bph. Therefore, it is the finest option for daring women who like timepieces with tough designs.

Price: $1,215.00 USD

GPM NGM Reissue Mechanical

Last but not least, we recommend Marathon GPM NGM Reissue Mechanical. It is the ideal fit to complete your rugged look through the nylon strap that suits the adventure concept.

Moreover, it certainly highlights what field watches are all about with the size that is kept on 39 wide and the military 24-hour dial indication. It also features 15 tritium gas tubes with MaraGlo™, encapsulated tritium (Isotope H3), on its hour markers and syringe-style handset, allowing it to be used on night and dark voyages.

Marathon GPM NGM Reissue Mechanical Ref. WW194003SS-NGM
Marathon GPM NGM Reissue Mechanical Ref. WW194003SS-NGM

As it is also certified with the GPM reissue as manufactured following US Government specifications, it is safe to say that it is great for military operations use. Further, it features the manual movement of traditional Swiss ETA 2801-2 and a 17-jewel hand-winding mechanical movement, demonstrating that this watch emphasizes precision in all situations, much like it did in the 1980s.

Price: $720.00 USD

Conclusion

We have now reached the end of our recommendation of functional and ruggedly designed Marathon watches for women that will suit your practical needs. Marathon has established its position as one of the greatest military watch manufacturers in the industry by emphasizing quality over style. 

Owning a pair of marathon watches will provide you with the top standards of quality and durability that will last a lifetime.

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