Tradition, Elegance, Performance. These are the values of Longines, whose passion for equestrian sports was born far in 1869, and its involvement today as 𝗠𝗮𝗶𝗻 𝗣𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗻𝗲𝗿 & 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗧𝗶𝗺𝗲𝗸𝗲𝗲𝗽𝗲𝗿 of the FEI, signs the Formula1 circuits of international showjumping. Such as the 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀 𝗙𝗘𝗜 𝗪𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗱 𝗖𝘂𝗽 with its unique Italian leg hosted in the wonderful setting of Fiera Cavalli Verona. Attended by the best riders and horses up in the 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀 𝗪𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗱 𝗥𝗮𝗻𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗟𝗶𝘀𝘁.
Congratulations to world’s N1 Swedish rider Henrik Von Eckermann winner of the 190.000€ CSIW5* Grand Prix 1.60. Riding Kind Edward (BWP 12yo), Eckermann closed the decisive barrage clear in the time of 40.55′.
Second place went to Gerfried Puck on Equitron Naxcel V (0/0 45.24′) and third to Henry Charles on Romeo 88 (0/4 39.95′). Here the complete ranking.
Henrik Von Eckermann was awarded by 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀 and the Official Watch of the event was 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀 𝗗𝗼𝗹𝗰𝗲𝗩𝗶𝘁𝗮 𝗫 𝗜𝘃𝘆, with brown leather and diamonds.
I’m always truly fascinated about the brand’s attention to history and to details, dressing adrenaline so elegantly. Thank you to all the Longines family’s members for another amazing experience, so blessed to live the inside of this unattainable level.
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