Suunto was established in 1936 and is best known for its sports and outdoor equipment. It has long established traditions in the sphere of diving, training, mountaineering, hiking, sailing and skiing equipment. In the beginning, Suunto produced accurate compasses. Later, the company began producing wrist size computers that could come to the rescue of any adventurer. Suunto Elementum can be worn in urban surroundings, while simultaneously being suitable for hikers, adventurers and divers.