Founded in 1939, Marathon Watch Company is based in Canada. A family operated company, Marathon designs and manufactures fine genuine military wrist watches, stopwatches, clocks and scientific instruments. Since 1941, Marathon has been manufacturing timing instruments for the Allied Forces, and today the fourth generation of the family continues the tradition with a wide range of instruments measuring time, temperature and distance. Marathon watches combine military durability with Swiss engineering and craftsmanship to ensure the highest level of quality and precision. Marathon products are manufactured in Switzerland with the utmost care and go through various quality control measures.