[June 29, 2016, Beijing, China] Longines, a famous Swiss watchmaker, has announced that it will be the title partner, official timekeeper and designated watch of Longines Beijing International Equestrian Masters for the sixth consecutive year. , And presented the highly anticipated Longines Grand Prix. The 2016 Longines Beijing International Equestrian Masters will be held at the National Stadium ‘Bird’s Nest’ from September 2nd to 4th. At that time, Peng Yuyan, the elegant ambassador of Longines, will also be present at the scene to witness the graceful movement. On this occasion, Longines also invites the audience to appreciate the designated watches of the Master Collection. The collection combines modern design with precise quality and aims to pay tribute to the outstanding performance and elegance of riders and horses in equestrian sports.
On June 29th, the 2016 Longines Beijing International Equestrian Masters held a press conference at the Beijing Tome International Equestrian Center, announcing that this event will be staged at the National Stadium ‘Bird’s Nest’ from September 2nd to 4th. Adhering to the unremitting pursuit of elegance, tradition and outstanding performance, Longines has been the title partner, official timekeeping and designated watch for the sixth consecutive year, and presented the ‘Longines Grand Prix’. At that time, Peng Yuyan, Longines Ambassador of Elegant Image, will also be present at the scene to witness the graceful leap.
This year’s event has a strong lineup. The top 30 international riders in the FEI world and more than 120 of the strongest domestic riders will gather in the bird’s nest. Among them are the Olympic and European Championship double champions Scott Brash, European champion Jaylen Diboldan, the father of German equestrianism, and 2015 Longines Beijing International Equestrian Masters champion Ruder Bielbaum. Longines International’s elegant ambassadors, Swiss rider Jane Richard and other internationally renowned riders also welcomed Chinese leaders such as Li Zhenqiang, Liu Tongyan, Zhu Meimei and so on. They will drive more than 140 obstacle horses with a total value of more than 100 million yuan, and jointly compete for up to 1.62 million yuan in prize money.
In addition to the intense competition, this year’s equestrian carnival activities have been extended from the event site to daily life. A series of equestrian-related activities will be launched as scheduled. Through diversified perspectives such as parent-child interaction, equestrian experience, fashion lifestyle and food culture, more people will approach equestrianism, fall in love with equestrianism, and love the fashion brought by equestrianism, Healthy and natural lifestyle.
At the same time, Longines will, as always, support the development of Chinese equestrian sports and help improve the training of domestic equestrian and surrounding teams. In 2015, Longines co-founded the Longines International Equestrian Academy in cooperation with Tome Equestrian and Rudger Bierbaum. This is the only equestrian academy invested by Longines around the world. For riders, in addition to professional riding training, the Academy also shares international equestrian resources with domestic real-time, synchronizing in terms of industry communication, event participation, and commercial resources. For the equestrian surrounding teams, the college aims to improve the working status of domestic horsemen, nail hoofs, and other teams. Through synchronized training courses, field visits abroad, and invitations to international professional lecturers to exchange and train, the college promotes the professionalization of relevant personnel. , Professionalism and internationalization.
Taking this opportunity as an opportunity, Longines also presents the watch designated by the famous craftsman series. All models in this series are equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement, a perfect blend of modern design and precise quality, in order to pay tribute to the outstanding performance and elegance of jockeys and horses in horse racing. The elegant moon phase changes, as well as a number of precise timing functions, accompany the equestrian enthusiasts to freeze the exciting moments on the field. The transparent sapphire crystal case back gives a glimpse of the subtle movement of the movement.
The relationship between Longines and equestrian sports can be traced back to 1878. At that time, Longines produced a chronograph stopwatch that was enough to become a historical record. This stopwatch was engraved with a rider and his mount. In 1912, the brand first cooperated with the International Equestrian Obstacle Race. Today, Longines has been widely used in equestrian events such as obstacle course, flat horse race, endurance race and so on.
Longines Master Series Stainless Steel Moon Phase Chronograph Watch Number: L2.6184.108.40.206 Reference Price: RMB 25,000
A Longines masterpiece stainless steel moon phase chronograph with a self-winding L678 mechanical movement that swings 28,800 times per hour. The watch is 40 mm in diameter and has a barley grain pattern on the silver surface. Hours, minutes, seconds are displayed, and the half-moon-shaped central hand indicates the date. The 24-hour dial at 9 o’clock; the moon phase display function and the 12-hour cumulative dial at 6 o’clock; the 30-minute cumulative dial at 12 o’clock and the day and month display windows. The transparent case back gives a glimpse of the subtle movement. Equipped with brown alligator leather strap, waterproof to 3 bar.