Longines is an official partner of the Latin American Thoroughbred Promotion Organization (OSAF). For Longines Latin America Grand Prix (Viña del Mar) in Chile (Longines) Gran Premio Latinoamericano) performed the timing of 22 events, Longines is honored. Juan Villagara and her riding horse ‘Sixties Song’ won the highlight of the day. The champion, trainer and jockey of Longines Cup Thompson Mattews and the Longines Cup Thompson Mattews were awarded an elegant Longines watch in recognition of their outstanding performance.
The Longines Latin America Grand Prix was founded by OSAF and is held every year in different Latin American countries. It is the most important international first-level race in Latin America. Longines is proud to be the title partner, official timekeeper and designated watch of the event. Next year, the Longines Latin America Grand Prix will move to Montevideo, Uruguay.
The designated watch for the 2017 Longines Latin America Grand Prix is a watch from the Longines Master Collection. This men’s chronograph features a delicate silver embossed wheat dial and moon phase display. The stainless steel case with a transparent caseback reveals the fascinating dynamics of a self-winding mechanical movement.
In addition to sponsoring the event, Longines also held the Longines Prize of Elegance. As a result, Valentina Fenzo Rossi was selected as the most elegant lady on the field, and Vincenzo Rossi was selected as the most elegant man on the field. One watch.
‘Longines International Jockey’s Championship’ (Longines International Jockey’s Championship) as an outpost of ‘Longines Hong Kong International Race’, every year invites 12 top jockeys from around the world to participate in the four rounds of intense events . The jockey with the highest cumulative score will be crowned the champion of the event. Zac Purton won this coveted coveted prize with 24 points for each jockey, and received a fine and elegant Longines watch. Silvestre de Sousa finished second with 18 points, followed by Pierre-Charles Boudot with 16 points.
This week, in addition to honouring outstanding jockeys at the “Longines International Jockey Championship”, the “Longines Global Jockey of the Year” will be held at the annual “Longines Hong Kong International” Annual Dinner on December 8th (Friday). ‘Longines World’s Best Jockey Award’ ceremony. This award, jointly issued by Longines and the International Federation of Horse Racing Organizations (IFHA), recognizes the jockey who scored the most points in the 100 highest-rated first-level events from December 1, 2016 to November 30, 2017.
As the title partner and official timekeeper of the Longines International Jockey Championship, Longines, the Swiss watch brand, is very proud to present the all-Sinain Record series launched by the brand’s 185th anniversary. The watch combines classic elegance and excellent performance, and it can be regarded as the brand’s masterpiece. It also becomes Longines’ first watch with a unique single crystal silicon balance spring. This watch has also been certified as a ‘Precision Chronometer’ by the Swiss Official Observatory (COSC).