Michael Phelps and the Astronauts
Space pioneering legends meet the greatest Olympian
The Watch Quote™ - August 19th, 2008
General Thomas Stafford, Captain Eugene Cernan and Olympic superstar Michael Phelps
General Thomas Stafford, who commanded four NASA space missions and Captain Eugene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, meet Olympic superstar Michael Phelps the day after their countryman won his eighth gold medal at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The meeting took place at the OMEGA Pavilion on the Olympic Green on 18 August 2008. The three men are brand ambassadors for OMEGA, Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games and maker of the Speedmaster, the only wristwatch ever to have been worn on the moon.