Edward Levy on Sirius Black claims the Grand Prix Longines de la Région Normandie
August 16, 2020
From August 13-16, the Pôle International du Cheval de Deauville hosted the fourth edition of the Longines Deauville Classic, featuring an intense and exciting competition program and an impressive list of renowned international riders, including Longines’ Friend of the Brand Bryan Balsiger.
On Thursday and Friday evening, the Longines Equestrian Challenge brought together the disciplines of horseracing and show jumping in a spectacular show, featuring talented jockeys and riders. The winning team, made up of Nicola Philippaerts and Christophe Soumillon, was rewarded with elegant Longines timepieces after their great victory.
The Longines Grand Prix de la Région Normandie, initially scheduled on Sunday, was held on Saturday and was claimed by French rider Edward Levy on Sirius Black, followed by José Maria Larocca (ARG) and Finn Lente, second, and Scott Brash (GBR) on Hello Vincent, third. Edward Levy was presented with a Longines watch from the hands of Longines’ Regional Sales Manager, Stéphane Deneef.