September 07, 2017
Team Great Britain won the Longines FEI European Eventing Championships 2017 in Strzegom, Poland. In addition, German rider Ingrid Klimke captured the individual title. This equestrian event took place in the Polish city of Strzegom from 17 to 20 August 2017 and Longines was associated to this world-class competition as the Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch. The Official Watch of the 2017 FEI European Eventing Championships was the new blue lady model of The Longines Master Collection, displaying a sunray blue dial with diamond indexes matching its blue alligator strap.
June 15, 2017
Longines is the Official Timekeeper and Watch of the 2017 Luhmühlen CCI**** presented by DHL, held from 15 to 18 June 2017. This event comprises the three legs of dressage, cross country and jumping, and culminates on Sunday with rewarding the best at all three events. On Thursday 15 June, HRH The Princess Royal, who was honored with the Longines Ladies Awards in 2016 for her dedication to equestrian sports, attended the Luhmühlen Horse Trials for its 60th anniversary. Back in 1975, when the European Eventing Championships were organized in Luhmühlen, she won individual and team silver.
April 19, 2017
Longines has the pleasure to further extend its commitment to the equestrian discipline of eventing by becoming the Official Timekeeper and Watch of the 2017 FEI European Eventing Championships. The event will take place from 17 to 20 August in Strzegom, located in the south-western part of Poland in Lower Silesia region. The program of these Championships will begin with dressage on Thursday 17 and Friday 18, then carry on with cross country on Saturday 19 and end with show jumping on Sunday 20. Longines will time the 4-day competition as well as present the Official Watch and reward the winning team and individual winner with elegant timepieces. Juan-Carlos Capelli, Vice President and Head of International Marketing, states: “After the 2015 edition in Blair Castle, we are proud to be again associated with the European Championships of eventing. We are an active partner in the equestrian discipline of eventing as we have also been supporting Luhmühlen CCI**** as the Official Timekeeper and Watch for a few years. This involvement is part of our long term partnership with the FEI making us also the Official Partner of major international jumping, endurance, dressage and driving events.” %break%Marcin Konarski, the President of Organizing Committee of FEI European Eventing Championships says: “In eventing every second matters, therefore timekeeping and results recording require high standards of accuracy. We are happy that a world-class brand with a rich tradition of supporting equestrian sports and providing the most prestigious events in the world with precise timekeeping systems has joined our partners.” Marked by more than a hundred years of common history, Longines’ relation to equestrian sports also bases itself on the common values of Elegance, Performance and Tradition. In horseracing, jumping, eventing, endurance, driving and dressage, the brand is an active partner of world top level events and international leading organizations.