Longines Honors Its Annual Horse Racing Event With Classic Timepieces Praising Hong Kong International Races And The World’s Best Jockey Award

[December 11, 2016, Hong Kong, China / Soymia, Switzerland] Longines Hong Kong International Races (Longines International Races) presented annual horse racing at Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong under the witness of many horse racing enthusiasts Final battle. Longines has been the title partner, official timekeeper and designated watch for the fifth consecutive year. At the welcoming banquet on December 9, Longines and the International Racing Federation presented the third LonginesWorld’s BestJockeyAward. Taking this opportunity as an opportunity, Longines watches show MasterMaster and EquestrianCollection watches, praising Longines’ equestrian love for more than a century.

British jockey Ryan Moyatze wins the Longines Hong Kong Cup on horse racing
Annual horse race closing event kicks off
Longines continues the year-round equestrian sport craze, presenting the Longines Hong Kong International Competition, which is known as the ‘World King of Grassland,’ and the Longines Hong Kong International Jockey Championship as its warm-up event. The closing event of the year. Longines has been the title partner, official timekeeper and designated watch for these two events for the fifth consecutive year.

Jockey Zach Pentonce rides the horse racing ‘beauty master’ to win the Longines Hong Kong Mile Award
On December 11, the Longines Hong Kong International Event kicked off at the Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong. Four international first-level events were staged in succession, and the number of people watching reached a new high. Singapore rider Joao Moreira rides horse racing ‘SatonoCrown’ to win the ‘LonginesHongKongVase’ race, and jockey ZacPurton rides the horse ‘Aerovelocity’ and ‘BeautyOnly’ won the titles of ‘Longines HongKongSprint’ and ‘LonginesHongKongMile’ respectively, becoming the biggest winners of the day’s competition. The British jockey Ryan Moore ridden the horse racing ‘Maurice’ successfully won the ‘LonginesHongKongCup’ crown. As a title partner, official timekeeper and designated watch, Longines gives all winning owners, trainers and jockeys an elegant Longines timepiece. Previously, the Longines Hong Kong International Jockey Championship, which was designed to kick off the event, was first unveiled at the Happy Valley Racecourse in Hong Kong on December 7. Australian rider Hugh Bowman topped the field with a total score of 18 points And awarded a Longines elegant timepiece.

‘Longines Hong Kong Cup’ award ceremony: British jockey Ryan Moya wins the championship and is awarded a Longines elegant timepiece
Longines awards best jockey in the world, Peng Yuyan’s new advertising blockbuster revealed
On December 9, Longines joined hands with the International Racing Federation to present the Longines Hong Kong International Welcome Dinner, and presented the third ‘Longines Global Best Jockey Award’ to pay tribute to the extraordinary achievements of the riders. The award refers to the top 100 international first-class races selected by the Longines World’s Best Horse Racing Evaluation Committee, and selects the best jockey of the year based on the race points. In the end, British jockey Ryan Moore won the 3rd Longines World Best Jockey Award for his stable and outstanding performance, and received a Longines elegant timepiece.
At the same time, at the welcome dinner of Longines Hong Kong International Race, Longines dazzledly revealed the brand-new advertising blockbuster starring elegant ambassador Peng Yuyan. In the film, Peng Yuyan appeared in Marseille with a dark blue suit, with a masterpiece classic timepiece on his wrist, showing his mature gentleman’s style.
While Longines Hong Kong International Competition is welcoming fierce competition, it also presents colorful and magnificent sceneries on the side of the field. Adhering to the watchmaking tradition of ‘elegance, true personality’, Longines watches carefully capture every fashion scene on the arena. On the day of the race on December 11, Longines presented the “Longines Elegance Award” to the fashion ladies on the spot, and presented exquisite timepiece masterpieces, praising the eclectic mix of equestrian sports and elegance.
The famous master series highlights the long-lasting charm, and the riding series interprets the elegant new style.
Taking this opportunity as an opportunity, Longines presents the famous craftsman series and knight series watches, praising and the equestrian sport’s 100-year love. Masterpiece series watches, as the designated watch for the event, present the mysterious moon phase changes on the dial, complementing the elegant charm of equestrian sports. This timepiece is also equipped with a precise timing function that reminds riders and horses of the precise movements and excellent performance in the ticking time.
In addition, at the event and dinner scene, Longines also presented a new series of Kashi watches. Inspired by the harness of the Francis mountain horse, the exclusive Swiss breed, inspired by the rectangular buckle on the stable, this watch continues the elegant tradition of Longines and also houses the brand’s equestrian sport. The extraordinary enthusiasm of the modern women’s wrist style choice.
The origin of Longines and equestrian sports can be traced back to 1878, when the brand produced a chronograph stopwatch that was enough to be recorded in history. This stopwatch is engraved with a jockey and his mount, and it has been widely welcomed by jockeys and horse lovers on the racetrack in 1881. Today, Longines has become the official partner of the International Horse Racing Federation and the International Equestrian Federation, and has extensively participated in equestrian events such as flat horse racing, obstacle course and endurance competition.

[Watch description]

Longines Masterpiece Stainless Steel Moon Phase Chronograph
Watch number: L2.673.4.78.3 Suggested retail price: RMB25,000
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. Comes with brown alligator leather strap, waterproof to 3 bar.

Longines rider series stainless steel diamond ladies watch
Watch number: L6.141.4.77.6 Suggested retail price: RMB12,500
Adhering to the enduring enthusiasm for equestrian sports and the concern for women watch lovers, the Longines Riding Series has added new watches. Inspired by the harness of the exclusive Swiss horse Franche, this new style is inspired by the rectangular buckle on the stable. The 22.00×32.00 mm stainless steel case is equipped with a quartz movement. The silver checkered dial is decorated with dazzling diamond hour markers and blued-steel hands. This model is equipped with a stainless steel bracelet.

Updated: 2. December 2020 — 11:58
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