Justin Hast

Freelance writer

Justin Hast's articles

What does it take to win the America’s Cup?

Justin Hast always fancied himself as a sailor. We sent him to meet the crew of Alinghi Red Bull Racing team to find out what it takes to make it to the top

The best watch launches of Autumn/Winter 2021

Spring may have once been unofficial launch season in the world of watches, but this Autumn, there have been plenty of new releases to get excited about. Justin Hast rounds up his favourites – including two Square Mile Watch Award nominees

Time and motion: the best motor-inspired watches

From the quest for technological advancement to the pursuit of handcrafted perfection, watchmaking and automobile manufacturing have much in common. Justin Hast explores the most successful partnerships between the two

Square Mile Watch Awards 2020: Heritage Watch Award shortlist

Vintage-inspired watches are among the most popular in watchmaking at the moment. Whether it's a faithful replica or simply inspired by yesteryear, these are the contenders for this year's Heritage Watch Award