From 11 to 13 October, the Chinese capital hosted the 2019 edition of the Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters, gathering the best national and international riders in the famous Bird’s Nest. As the Title Partner and the Official Timekeeper of this spectacular event, Longines was delighted to time the remarkable performance of Penelope Leprevost (FR) on Cenai who claimed the Longines Grand Prix, which rounded off the weekend. Daniel Deusser (GER) on Leonidas and Zhang Bin (CN) on Fetti Cash completed the podium. Chinese actress and Longines Ambassador of Elegance, Zhao Liying, who joined the event as a special guest, presented the winner with a Longines timepiece to acknowledge her great victory.
The 2019 Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters were a unique opportunity for the brand to highlight the Official Watch of the event, a new model from one of its most emblematic lines, The Longines Master Collection. Powered by a new self-winding movement developed exclusively for Longines, this timepiece is characterized by a moon phase indicator and a refined aesthetic, creating a balance between technical excellence and classic elegance.