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Gold Coast 2018,Simon Baker,Longines Ambassador of Elegance, Gold Coast 2018
April 19, 2018
Commonwealth Games
Closing Ceremony of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

On 15 April, Longines celebrated the conclusion of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) alongside its long-standing Ambassador of Elegance and Australian actor, Simon Baker. The Closing Ceremony paid tribute to the remarkable performances of Commonwealth athletes at Carrara Stadium and concluded with the passing of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games baton.

As the Official Timekeeper of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Longines displayed its timing excellence throughout the 11 days of intense competition, capturing 9 record-breaking performances.

Across Longines’ Presenting Partnerships - Athletics, Gymnastics, Rugby Sevens and Table Tennis – and in its capacity as Official Timekeeper of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Longines congratulates all Commonwealth athletes who achieved outstanding results throughout the 11 days of competition.

Throughout GC2018, the Swiss watch brand hosted an action packed schedule of events at Longines Records Club on Broadbeach including the Longines Records Ceremonies which saw a number of the world record-breaker athletes come to the Records Club to receive a Conquest V.H.P. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, a personal certificate of achievement and a $500 AUD donation in their names to UNICEF in recognition of their outstanding achievement. The Commonwealth Games records were also celebrated during the Longines Records Ceremonies. The record-breaking athletes were presented with a personal certificate of achievement and a $250 AUD donation in their names to UNICEF.

Longines is proud to have been the Official Timekeeper of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and is looking forward to the next edition of the Commonwealth Games, which will take place in 2022 in Birmingham, England.

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commonwealth records;2018;Gold Coast 2018,multiple world record
April 19, 2018
Commonwealth Games
Multiple world record and commonwealth records honoured at longines records club

Nigerian athlete Esther Oyema was honored at the final Longines Record Ceremony of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games at Longines Records Club on the last day of competition. Esther Oyema, who lifted a very impressive 131kg in the woman’s para powerlifting up to 50kg event, was presented a limited edition Conquest V.H.P. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games watch. She is one of nine athletes and teams to break world records during the Commonwealth Games. Longines Vice President Charles Villoz, presented the watch to the athlete, as well as a certificate of achievement a donation in her name to UNICEF.%break%A number of Commonwealth Games Records were also honoured at the ceremony, with athletes presented with a certificate of achievement and a donation in their name to UNICEF.

Over 100 Commonwealth Games records were broken during the Games.

Longines is proud to have been the Official Timekeeper of Gold Coast 2018 and is looking forward to the next edition of the Commonwealth Games, which will take place in 2022 in Birmingham, England.

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WORLD RECORD; COMMONWEALTH RECORDS; LONGINES RECORDS CLUB
April 17, 2018
Commonwealth Games
MULTIPLE WORLD RECORD AND COMMONWEALTH RECORDS HONOURED AT LONGINES RECORDS

The best of the Commonwealth Games athletes came together for the busiest morning yet at Longines Records Club, with three world records and 11 Commonwealth Games records honoured in a special morning at the Broadbeach location.

Longines, the Official Timekeeper and Official Partner of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), is committed to honouring every World Record broken at GC2018, by presenting world record breakers a limited edition Conquest V.H.P. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games watch, a certificate and a donation in their name to UNICEF.

Longines Timing CEO, Mr Alain Zobrist alongside CGF Vice President New Zealand Kereyn Smith and GOLDOC General Manager Strategic Engagement, Patrick Vidgen were there to acknowledge the athletes exceptional efforts.%break%The World Record breakers honoured this morning were:

• Swimming, Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay, Shayna Jack, Bronte Campbell, Emma McKeon, Cate Campbell, Australia, 3:30.05
• Athletics (Track & Field), Men's Para Sport 100m T37, Charl Du Toit, South Africa, 11.35
• Athletics (Track & Field), Women's Para Sport, Hollie Arnold, Wales, Javelin Throw F46, 44.43

The Commonwealth Games Record breakers honoured this morning were:
• Swimming, Women's 50m Freestyle, Cate Campbell, Australia, 23.88
• Swimming, Women's 50m Freestyle, Cate Campbell, Australia, 23.78
• Swimming, Women’s 100m Freestyle, Cate Campbell, Australia, 52.64
• Swimming, Women’s 100m Freestyle, Bronte Campbell, Australia, 52.27
• Swimming, Women's 4 x100m Medley Relay, Bronte Campbell, Emma McKeon, Australia, 3:54.36
• Swimming, Women’s 100m Butterfly, Emma McKeon, Australia, 56.78
• Swimming, Women’s 4 x 200m Freestyle, Emma McKeon, 7:48.04
• Cycling Track, Women's B&VI Sprint, Jessica Gallagher, Australia, 10.954
• Cycling Track, Women's B&VI 1000m Time Trial, Jessica Gallagher, Australia, 1:07.165
• Athletics (Track & Field), Women's Para sport Long jump T38, Olivia Breen, Wales, 4.86
• Weightlifting, Men's 94Kg, Steven Kari, Papua New Guinea, Clean & Jerk 216Kg
• Shooting, Women’s 10m Air Pistol, Manu Bhaker, India, 388

The next and final Longines Records Ceremony will take place at Longines Records Club on Sunday 15 April at 12noon.

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Longines Records Club,Longines Celebrates Men in Sport,Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast
April 17, 2018
Commonwealth Games
Longines Celebrates Men in Sport at Longines Records Club

Today, Longines proudly celebrated the success of men in sport by holding a special luncheon at Longines Records Club on Broadbeach. Longines had the honor of welcoming some of the best athletes in the world, including Longines Friends and Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) athletes, Cameron McEvoy and James Roberts.

Other notable guests included Australian swimmer Mitch Larkin, Australian race walker Dane Bird-Smith, Irish gymnast Rhys McClenaghan, South African sprinter Henricho Bruintjies, Former Australian tennis player Todd Woodbridge, Former champion Australian / American NBL basketball player Leroy Loggins, Australian swimmer Josh Beaver, Australian swimmer Ben Treffers, Champion Australian basketballer Adam Gibson and 2017 Australian ironman Matt Poole.%break%
Guests at the luncheon were provided a unique insight into GC2018 by Channel 7 presenter, Mark Beretta, who conducted a Q&A with Longines Friends and Athletes, Cameron McEvoy and James Roberts.

Longines is the proud Official Timekeeper and Presenting Partner of Athletics (Track & Field), Gymnastics, Rugby Sevens and Table Tennis of GC2018, a unique multi-sport event. We look forward to witnessing record-breaking performances by athletes from the Commonwealth – both male and female – captured by the Longines official time keeping equipment.

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Esther Oyema; Powerlifting competition;
April 11, 2018
Commonwealth Games
Another World Record broken on the Gold Coast

After seven days of competition, ten world records have already been broken at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, which is one more than the last Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, where nine world records were broken.

The latest world record to be broken was by Nigerian female athlete Esther Oyema, who broke the world record in the women’s up to 50kg in the Powerlifting competition, where she lifted and impressive 131kg. %break%
Longines, as Official Timekeeper and Partner of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, is set to acknowledge all world record holders with the Longines Records Ceremony at Longines Records Club, in Broadbeach on the Gold Coast.

Athletes or teams who break the world record and participate in the Longines Records Ceremony will be presented with the Conquest V.H.P. Commonwealth Games watch.

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the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games; records; Eeillen Cikamatana; Talha Talib; Amelia Michael; Miriam Moyo; Glynis Nunn-Cearns;
April 11, 2018
Commonwealth Games
Two more atlhetes honours at the Longines Records Club for breaking Commonwealth Games Records

Two more athletes were honoured on 11 April 2018 at the Longines Records Club on the Gold Coast for breaking Commonwealth Games records.

Longines is committed to honouring Commonwealth Games records at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, by presenting the athlete or team a certificate plus a donation to UNICEF. %break%
Fijian weightlifter Eeillen Cikamatana received two certificates for breaking two Commonwealth Games records in the women’s 90ks Clean & Jerk competition.

After that, Pakistani weightlifter Talha Talib received a certificate for his Commonwealth Games record in the men’s 62kg snatch competition.

Longines Australia General Manager Amelia Michael presented the certificates, alongside CGF Regional Vice-President Africa, Miriam Moyo, and GOLDOC board member Glynis Nunn-Cearns.

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