December 15, 2013, Shanghai-Longines Longines, a famous Swiss watchmaker, continued to write in Shencheng about the indissoluble bond with the equestrian sport-with full support from December 7th to The largest equestrian event in Asia, the Shanghai International Horse Culture Festival, was held on the 15th, becoming the title sponsor, official timekeeper and designated watch for the finale of the “Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational Tournament”, with a century-old expertise in watchmaking. The elegant style of freeze-frame equestrian sport. As the first international equestrian event held in Shanghai, the Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational Tour was tracked and guided by the International Equestrian Federation, attracting many elite riders from home and abroad to compete on the banks of the Huangpu River, bringing an exciting and exciting experience to Shencheng. Equestrian trend. The Longines watch companion watch presented by the Compaq series and the elegant knights are perfectly matched. The elegant attitude and the sportsmanship are perfectly blended to record every moment of the galloping horse.
Passion equestrian event elegant king style
The 2013 International Equestrian Culture Festival was held in Shanghai for the first time. As the largest equestrian event in Asia, it aims to inherit the culture of horses with the essence of the East and make Shanghai a new international equestrian sport center. With a century-long legendary experience in cooperating with equestrian sports, Longines title sponsored the most exciting part of the Shanghai International Horse Culture Festival-Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational Tournament, which lasted for three days and invited Chinese, British, French, German Many top riders from Australia, Portugal and Portugal competed. The exciting competition was dizzying, allowing the audience to experience the charming charm of speed and time between the horses flying and jumping. In the end, Chinese rider Zhao Zhiwen, who had participated in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and his mount Tigris won the finals of the first Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational.
The Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational Tournament begins on December 13. The 1.4-meter obstacle obstacle challenge on the 13th was exciting. The riders and mounts presented a visual feast of height and difficulty to the audience in the leaping sky; the ladder obstacle race on the 14th was exciting, scary and often Turning the danger into one, it became elegant in one go; on December 15, the most exciting final was ushered in. The top riders who stood out in the preliminary round brought their horses one by one, and jumped on the hurdles to show the tacit understanding and the style of the king. A thrilling and elegant competition for gentlemen. Hitting the horse and raising the dust, the chic posture of jumping from the hurdle gives people extremely enjoyable. After watching the game, there are a series of interactive activities to fully show the charm of equestrian sports. Including equestrian experience courses, equestrian training camps, etc. attracted the active participation of many guests.
Regarding this cooperation, Mr. Walter von Känel, Longines Global President, said: ‘Longines is very proud to support the Shanghai International Horse Culture Festival for the first time and become the title sponsor and official of the Longines Shanghai Celebrity Invitational. Watches for timing and competition. Longines loves equestrianism. Equestrian chooses Longines because this fascinating sport requires extraordinary skills such as concentration, precision and experience, and because the sport conveys a noble and unique style and elegance. These qualities fit perfectly with the essence of Longines’ watchmaking tradition and brand philosophy-‘elegant attitude, true personality’. ‘
Precision sports timepieces
The relationship between Longines and equestrian sports dates back to 1878, when Longines introduced the first timepiece engraved with a rider and horse pattern. In 1926, Longines officially served as the official timekeeper of the International Official Equestrian Obstacle Race held in Geneva, which opened the long-term relationship between Longines and equestrian sports. Today, Longines has timed equestrian sports for nearly a century. As an important partner of the two major equestrian sports organizations of the International Equestrian Federation and the International Horse Racing Federation, Longines has participated in obstacle course competitions, flat horse racing and endurance competitions. And other equestrian sports. Longines relies on its exquisite watchmaking skills, which perfectly meets the requirements, precision and experience of equestrian competitions. It has also created many classic elegant watches for this aristocratic sport and a series of top events.
For this event, Longines presents the Conquest Classic. This series was created by Longines for the equestrian sport, which is a symbiosis of elegance and speed. It illustrates Longines’ passion for equestrian sport for nearly a century, while incorporating modern technology and precision. The dazzling wrist watch and the elegant knight are seamlessly connected, and at the same time, the viewers accompanying the horse racing will witness the exciting moment together. The Compaq collection combines Longines ‘classic elegance and sporty spirit, adding a beautiful view to Longines’ watchmaking tradition. Longines has inherited a long tradition of exquisite craftsmanship, and its unremitting pursuit of tradition, elegance and superior performance has achieved the brand’s pure watchmaking expertise.
Longines Compin Series Stainless Steel Chronograph Stopwatch Watch Number: L2.7220.127.116.11 Selling Price: RMB23,900
The Compaq line combines Longines’ classic elegance with sporty spirit. This chronograph stopwatch has a diameter of 41 mm, a stainless steel case and bracelet, and a built-in L688 column-wheel movement. The black dial is engraved with an Arabic numeral scale and 11 luminous small scales, displaying hours and minutes, a small second hand at 9 o’clock, a 30-minute cumulative dial at 3 o’clock, and a 12-hour cumulative dial at 6 o’clock. The display window is set at 4:30. Like all models in the Compaq series, this watch is water-resistant to 5 atmospheres and has a spiral back with sapphire crystal.