[Beijing, China / Somia, Switzerland] On September 16, the 2014 Longines FEI World Obstacle World Cup China League Finals (LonginesFEIWorldCupJumpingChinaLeague ™) press conference was held in Chaoyang Park, Beijing. The famous Swiss watch manufacturer Longines is once again named as the title partner and official timekeeper, and will present this international top equestrian event during the National Day Golden Week from October 4 to 7. Mr. Li Li, Vice President of Longines China also visited the press conference and addressed the event. During this Beijing sports event, the majority of equestrian enthusiasts will experience the unremitting pursuit of precision, elegance and outstanding performance in Longines and equestrian sports in the intense competition of competition and elegance.
Longines is honored to be the title partner and official timekeeper of the ‘Longines International Falcon Field Obstacles World Cup China League’, and has launched the brand’s long-term support for this event. As the highest-level equestrian event in China, the Longines FEMA Field Obstacle World Cup China League has attracted outstanding riders from various countries and regions around the world to participate. At the China League Finals held from October 4th to 7th, in addition to seeing the elegant graces of top Chinese players Liu Tongyan, Zhu Meimei, Zhao Zhiwen, etc., you can also enjoy the runner-up of the London Olympics obstacle team competition, the world equestrian World Equestrian Games team champion Maikelvander Vleuten, Cián O’Connor, bronze medalist of the London Olympics obstacle course personal competition, and Longines’ elegant image ambassador, the famous Swiss rider Jane Richard (Jane Richard) and other exquisite riding. The fierce competition of top riders will surely make the competition climax again and again.
The International Equestrian Federation Obstacle World Cup is a multi-year equestrian venue obstacle course hosted by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) and hosted by regional equestrian associations. Established in 1978, it has been held for 35 consecutive years. It is currently the single most official equestrian event in the world with the most influence, the highest level, the most difficult, and the largest number of participants. It is hailed as the ‘most equestrian sporting event’ . In 2011, the event settled in China, becoming the most influential official international equestrian event in China. The 2014 Longines International Horse Federation venue obstacle World Cup China League has three stops. The first two races ended in May at Beijing Chaoyang Park Equestrian Stadium. The October competition is the final battle of this year. As the influence of the competition continues to expand, more and more outstanding players will participate actively. This competition will be full of eye-catching and eye-catching.
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. The back of this stopwatch was engraved with a rider and his mount. In 1912, Longines cooperated with the International Equestrian Paralympics for the first time. Today, Longines participates more widely in various equestrian competitions, including obstacle course, flat horse race and endurance race. At the press conference on the 16th, Mr. Li Li, Vice President of Longines China, said: ‘We are very honored to be the title partner and official timekeeper of the 2014 Longines International Horse Federation’s Obstacle World Cup China League. This event is perfect. The fusion of sport and elegance’s timeless charm is exactly the same as Longines’ watchmaking tradition. During the race, Longines will accompany the audience friends to appreciate the exciting and elegant equestrian charm. ‘
Longines also took the opportunity to present elegantly the ConquestClassic watch created by the brand for equestrian sports. The designated watch for this event is a Compaq stainless steel rose gold chronograph with a black dial and Longines exclusive self-winding column-wheel movement. Like all models in the Compaq series, the back of this watch is equipped with a transparent sapphire crystal, giving a glimpse of the subtle operation of the machine.
Longines Compat Series Stainless Steel Rose Gold Chronograph Men’s Watch Model: L2.718.104.22.168 Price: RMB38,200
As a partner of many of the world’s most prestigious flat horse racing, Longines has always been committed to launching a watch that can be worn at the moment of the most exciting horse racing on the racetrack. This 41mm chronograph stopwatch, stainless steel and rose gold case and bracelet, with 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.