[April 8, 2016, Beijing, China] On April 7, the 2016 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping China League ™ press conference in Beijing Kai The Pensky Hotel is held. The famous Swiss watchmaker Longines has been named the title partner and official timekeeper for the third consecutive year, and will present the first and second races from April 30th to May 8th. During the May 1 Golden Week, the majority of equestrian enthusiasts will experience the deep roots of Longines and equestrian sports in this high-level international competition, and feel their unremitting pursuit of elegance, tradition and outstanding performance.
Spring is bright in May. From April 30th to May 8th, the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping China League ™ will once again be glorified and will present the first and second stops in Beijing Chaoyang Park Match. Longines has been named as the title partner and official timekeeper for the third consecutive year. Together with the International Horse Federation, Longines presents an elegant style of jumping horses for Chinese equestrian lovers.
2016 Longines FIFA venue barrier World Cup China League launch ceremony
The Longines International Horse Federation Field Obstacle World Cup China League has attracted outstanding riders from all countries and regions in the world, including Zhao Zhiwen, Li Zhenqiang, Huang Zuping, Liu Tongyan and other famous leaders to lead more than 50 riders at home and abroad to present high-level equestrian competition charm. At the same time, in order to meet the audience’s viewing needs at different levels, there will also be a Star of Hope pole pole competition in the upcoming first and second races; the youth and horse master 60-90CM level, 100-110CM level, 110 -120CM level and 120-130CM level; club group and individual (130-140CM); World Cup (145-150CM) and other competitions. In the elegant and competitive tense schedule, the audience will definitely feel a different style of equestrian sports.
The players in the arena were bright and charming, while the ladies on the side stands dressed in costumes and fancy clothes, forming an elegant scenery in the equestrian competition. During this competition, the selection of the ‘Longines Elegant Dress Award’ will be carried out to continue the etiquette culture unique to equestrian sports and present an elegant and charming equestrian fashion trend.
Taking advantage of the event, Longines elegantly presents the famous moon phase chronograph watch. This 40 mm chronograph is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement. The silver dial with embossed barley grain pattern and the handsome blue-steel steel hands gracefully embody the moon phase display function.
The relationship between Longines and equestrian sports can be traced back to 1878. At that time, the brand produced a chronograph that was recorded in history, and a rider and his mount were engraved on the case back. In 1912, Longines cooperated with the International Equestrian Paralympics for the first time. Today, Longines is more widely involved in various equestrian competitions including obstacle course, flat horse racing and endurance racing.
Longines Master Series Stainless Steel Moon Phase Chronograph Watch Number: L2.618.104.22.168 Reference Price: RMB 25,000
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. Equipped with brown alligator leather strap, waterproof to 3 bar.