Longines to be Title Partner of the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses
Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 4 February 2016 – To further develop its strong commitment to equestrian sports as well as its partnership with the FEI, Longines announces its new association with the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses. The Swiss watchmaker is the Official Partner and the Official Watch of the competition.
Longines to be Title Partner of the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses
Pius Schwizer wins the Swiss leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ in Zurich
Zurich (Switzerland) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 31 January 2016 – After an exciting competition, Pius Schwizer and PSG Future are the winning team of the only Swiss leg in the Longines FEI World Cup™ series, which took place in the frame of the Mercedes-Benz CSI Zurich. Longines supports this series as Title Partner. Furthermore, the brand is implicated for the third year in a row as Main Partner and Official Timekeeper of the Mercedes-Benz CSI Zurich. Official Watch of the event was a model of the collection Longines DolceVita.
Pius Schwizer wins the Swiss leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ in Zurich
Longines World Equestrian Academy to promote equestrian sports in China
Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 28 January 2016 – The Swiss watchmaker Longines joins most successful show jumping rider all over the world Ludger Beerbaum and CEO of Beijing Dashing Equestrian Cultural CO Ltd. Jing Li, to announce the creation of the Longines World Equestrian Academy, of which the watch brand is the Title Partner and the Official Watch. This academy aims at promoting the equestrian discipline of show jumping in China by teaching best practice to professionals working in this sport through a whole program designed by Ludger Beerbaum and implemented by a team of experts under his supervision.
Longines World Equestrian Academy to promote equestrian sports in China
American Pharoah named 2015 Longines World’s Best Racehorse, Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe wins 2015 Longines World’s Best Horse Race
London (UK) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 19 January 2016 – Longines and the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) have presented the 2015 Longines World’s Best Racehorse award on 19 January 2016 in London, at the iconic hotel Claridge’s. Thanks to his fabulous “Grand Slam” success, American Pharoah, rated 134, was crowned the 2015 Longines World’s Best Racehorse following his victories in the American Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup Classic. The British racehorse Golden Horn was rated second at 130, while the French mare Treve and American runner Shared Belief shared third place, equally rated at 126. During the same ceremony, a new award for 2015, the Longines World’s Best Horse Race, was presented. The Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe was declared winner of this important prize, with a rating of 125.75. All the winners were presented with elegant Longines watches from the Conquest Classic collection.
American Pharoah named 2015 Longines World’s Best Racehorse, Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe wins 2015 Longines World’s Best Horse Race
Christian Ahlmann wins the Longines Grand Prix in Basel
Basel (Switzerland) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 10 January 2016 – After an exciting competition, Christian Ahlmann (GER) and his stallion Codex One are with three clear rounds the winning team of the Longines Grand Prix at this year’s Longines CSI Basel. Best Swiss rider was Jane Richard Philips, Longines Ambassadress of Elegance. The Swiss watch brand supported the event at the St. Jakobshalle for the third year in a row as the Title Partner and the Official Timekeeper and presented its new watch collection Longines DolceVita.
Christian Ahlmann wins the Longines Grand Prix in Basel
Longines becomes the Title Partner of the Jumping Longines of Crans-Montana
Crans-Montana (Switzerland) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 17 December 2015 – Longines becomes the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of the Jumping Longines of Crans-Montana, which will take place from 28 to 31 July 2016. With this new partnership, Longines reinforces its worldwide commitment to equestrian sports.
Longines becomes the Title Partner of the Jumping Longines of Crans-Montana
Longines Hong Kong International Races – a competitive climax of the horse racing calendar
Hong Kong (Hong Kong) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 13 December 2015 – This year again, the Longines Hong Kong International Race delivered on their promise to bring a spectacular conclusion to a thrilling year of flat racing. A record crowd of over 80’000 spectators enjoyed no fewer than four international Group 1 races: the Longines Hong Kong Vase, Longines Hong Kong Sprint, Longines Hong Kong Mile and Longines Hong Kong Cup, considered as the highlights of the day. The event was marked by the presence of the brand’s Ambassador of Elegance Simon Baker, who presented the Longines Prize for Elegance to a lady chosen for her outstanding outfit.
Longines Hong Kong International Races – a competitive climax of the horse racing calendar
Lisa Nooren speeds to victory at the Longines Grand Prix of CSI A Coruña’s winter edition
A Coruña (Spain) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 12 December 2015 – Many of the top riders and horses in equestrian headed to Spain for the 31st running of the CSI A Coruña winter edition. Longines was the Main Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the International Show Jumping of La Coruña held from 11 to 13 December 2015. As such, the Swiss watch maker presented the highlight of the weekend: the Longines Grand Prix, which was won by Netherlands’ Lisa Nooren on Vdl Groep Centora De Wallyro.
Lisa Nooren speeds to victory at the Longines Grand Prix of CSI A Coruña’s winter edition
Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori honoured at the second Longines World’s Best Jockey Award ceremony
Hong Kong (Hong Kong) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), December 11, 2015 – Italian-born, British-based jockey Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori clinched the second title of the Longines World’s Best Jockey during the prestigious gala dinner hosted by the Hong Kong Jockey Club in prelude to the Longines Hong Kong International Races on Sunday, December 13. His remarkable consistency helped him win this award with a total of 100 points, ahead of Victor Espinoza and Ryan Moore who tied for second place with 90 points. Frankie Dettori was rewarded with a watch from The Longines Master Collection.
Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori honoured at the second Longines World’s Best Jockey Award ceremony
The Longines International Jockeys’ Championship 2015: The battle of the world’s best jockeys
Hong Kong (Hong Kong) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 9 December 2015 – The Swiss watch brand Longines had the pleasure to time the Longines International Jockeys’ Championship, which saw the remarkable victory of Gavin Lerena on Superoi and Mr Right. This event, of which Longines is the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper, reunited an all-star cast of the world’s best jockeys and set the tone for the Longines Hong Kong International Races held on Sunday, December 13.
The Longines International Jockeys’ Championship 2015: The battle of the world’s best jockeys
The Longines Masters of Paris: four days of high level show jumping competition in a glamorous atmosphere
Paris (France) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), December 6, 2015 – International top riders were in Paris this weekend for the second leg of the Longines Masters. As the Title Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the event, Longines timed all the competitions. The Swiss watch brand also presented two highlights: the Longines Speed Challenge, won by Gregory Wathelet on Egano van het Slogenhof, on Friday and the Longines Grand Prix, won by Patrice Delaveau on Lacrimoso 3 HDC on Sunday.
The Longines Masters of Paris: four days of high level show jumping competition in a glamorous atmosphere
Longines Announces the Renewal of its Partnership with France Galop
Paris (France) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), December 3, 2015 – The Swiss watchmaking brand Longines is pleased to announce the renewal of its partnership with the parent company of French flat racing, France Galop. Under this partnership, Longines is the Official Partner of the Prix de Diane Longines and the Official Timekeeper for the racing days organized at the Chantilly, Deauville and Longchamp racetracks, including the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe and the Prix du Jockey Club . The announcement was made at the brand’s monobrand boutique at 3, rue de Sèvres, in Paris, France.
Longines Announces the Renewal of its Partnership with France Galop
Longines announces its partnership with the Swiss alpine resort St. Moritz
St. Moritz (Switzerland) / Saint Imier (Switzerland), December 2, 2015 – Swiss watchmaker Longines today announced its partnership with the St. Moritz station, whereby the Office of Tourism, the Swiss Ski School and the ski lifts will now feature the colours of the brand with the winged hourglass. The announcement was made on the occasion of the launch of the countdown to the 2017 FIS Alpine Ski World Championships in St. Moritz, for which Longines is the Official Timekeeper. The event was notably attended by Hugo Wetzel, Chairman of the 2017 Saint Moritz Organizing Committee, Sigi Asprion, Mayor of the station, and Sarah Lewis, FIS Secretary General.
Longines announces its partnership with the Swiss alpine resort St. Moritz
2015 Japan Cup in association with Longines won by Shonan Pandora
Tokyo (Japan) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 29 November 2015 – As the Official Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the Japan Cup in association with Longines, the Swiss watchmaker Longines timed the victory of Kenichi Ikezoe on Shonan Pandora. The racing event was attended by Longines Ambassador of Elegance Andre Agassi who awarded Kana Oya the Longines Prize for Elegance.
2015 Japan Cup in association with Longines won by Shonan Pandora
Longines celebrates its new collaboration with the Golden Hat Foundation in the presence of Ambassador of Elegance Kate Winslet
London (UK) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), November 24, 2015 – The Swiss watch brand Longines celebrated its new collaboration with the Golden Hat foundation, a charity founded by Longines Ambassador of Elegance Kate Winslet and dedicated to bettering the lives of autistic individuals.
Longines celebrates its new collaboration with the Golden Hat Foundation in the presence of Ambassador of Elegance Kate Winslet
Doha hosts the finale of the 2015 Longines Global Champions Tour
Doha (Qatar) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 15 November 2015 – The equestrian enthusiasts met in Doha this weekend for the 15th and final leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour. The best riders of the world gave their best to try to win not only the various competitions of the weekend but also the title of the 2015 series. On Saturday, Luciana Diniz on Fit For Fun won the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Doha. The Portuguese rider was also declared winner of the Longines Global Champions Tour 2015. Longines is the Title Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the five-star outdoor series.
Doha hosts the finale of the 2015 Longines Global Champions Tour
Jessica Mendoza receives the 2015 Longines Rising Star Award
San Juan (Puerto Rico) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 13 November 2015 – The Swiss watchmaker Longines awarded young British rider Jessica Mendoza the Longines Rising Star Award and an elegant Longines watch at the 2015 FEI Awards ceremony. The ceremony was attended by 350 guests from the global equestrian community, including the FEI’s national equestrian federations and took place on 13 November 2015 in Puerto Rico’s capital San Juan.
Jessica Mendoza receives the 2015 Longines Rising Star Award
Longines times American Pharoah’s historic victory in Breeders’ Cup Classic
Lexington (KY, United States) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), November 1, 2015 – Longines, the Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships timed American Pharoah’s historic victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday, October 31st as earned his spot as the only horse in history to win a Grand Slam championship. The internationally renowned Swiss watch brand also acted as Title Partner of the Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff race on Friday, October 30th and the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf race on Saturday, October 31st at Keeneland Race Track.
Longines times American Pharoah’s historic victory in Breeders’ Cup Classic
Elegance and performance to be celebrated at the 46th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships
Glasgow (UK) / St.-Imier (Switzerland), 30 October 2015 – As the Official Partner of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), Longines was proud to be the Official Partner and Timekeeper of the 46th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Glasgow. During this world class event, the Swiss watch brand awarded the Longines Prize for Elegance to Longines Ambassador of Elegance Giulia Steingruber (Switzerland) and Max Whitlock (Great Britain).
Elegance and performance to be celebrated at the 46th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships
Kick-off of the new FIS Alpine Ski World Cup season in Sölden
Sölden (Austria) / St. Imier (Switzerland), 23 October 2015 – As the Official Partner and Timekeeper of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, the Swiss watch brand Longines is looking forward to the upcoming 2015/2016 season and wishes the best of luck to its both Ambassadors of Elegance, Mikaela Shiffrin and Aksel Lund Svindal. The latter, who is back from injury, was invited by the brand to the FIS Forum to share with the audience his objectives for the new season. The brand also presented a new timekeeping development – a photocell called “Snowgines” – bearing an enhanced measurement of the skier’s speed, intermediate and finish times.
Kick-off of the new FIS Alpine Ski World Cup season in Sölden
French riders rule the first leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping in Oslo
Saint-Imier (Switzerland) / Oslo (Norway), October 18, 2015 – The Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping series of the Western European League opened this weekend with its first leg in Oslo. As Top Partner of the FEI, Longines is the Title Partner, Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of the eleven unique qualifying opportunities throughout Western Europe for the coveted Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final in Göteborg in March 2016. The competition in Oslo was won by Penelope Leprevost on Flora de Mariposa.
French riders rule the first leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping in Oslo
The Longines Masters of Los Angeles – four unforgettable days of top-level equestrian sport
Longines was the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of the Longines Masters of Los Angeles, held over four days at the Convention Center. This meeting inaugurated the newly named Longines Masters series, which combines the very best sports level with the most elegant lifestyle on a unique staging. The Swiss watch brand presented two highlights of the event, the Longines Speed Challenge on Friday, won by Ireland’s Bertram Allen on Quiet Easy 4 and the Longines Grand Prix on Sunday, claimed by Germany’s Marco Kutscher on Van Gogh.
The Longines Masters of Los Angeles – four unforgettable days of top-level equestrian sport
Longines announces the creation of the Longines World’s Best Horse Race award and the extension of its partnership with the IFHA
Longines is proud to announce the extension of its long-term strategic partnership with the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA). Longines and the IFHA also revealed the creation of the Longines World’s Best Horse Race award, which will recognize the highest-rated Group 1 or Grade 1 race at a ceremony to be held next January in London. This new prize will complete the set of awards created by Longines and the IFHA which are aiming to pay tribute to all actors of the equestrian universe.
Longines announces the creation of the Longines World’s Best Horse Race award and the extension of its partnership with the IFHA
Longines timed the victory of Team Belgium at the Furusiyya FEI Nations CupTM Jumping final
As Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch of the CSIO Barcelona, Longines timed the victory of Team Belgium at the final stage of the Furusiyya FEI Nations CupTM Jumping on Saturday 26 September. The Swiss watch maker is also associated with two other highlights of the event: the Longines Challenge Cup on Friday 25 September, which was won by the Team Qatar, and the Longines Cup of the City of Barcelona on Sunday 27 September.
Longines timed the victory of Team Belgium at the Furusiyya FEI Nations CupTM Jumping final
The Longines Irish Champions Weekend
Leopardstown/Curragh (Ireland) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), September 14, 2015 – Longines, Swiss watchmaker since 1832, was proud to be for the very first year Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of the newly named Longines Irish Champions Weekend. This event took place on Ireland’s two premier racecourses, at Leopardstown and the Curragh. In addition to providing this two-day meeting with its timekeeping expertise, the brand also presented on both days the Longines Prize for Elegance, rewarding the most elegant lady and gent in attendance.
The Longines Irish Champions Weekend
the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship 2015 (Blair Castle)
Blair Castle (UK), Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 13.09.2015 – German riders won the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship 2015 where, in the presence of Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II, who presented the medals, they won team gold by more than 50 penalties and the matchless Michael Jung captured the fifth individual title of his career. The Swiss watch brand is the new Title Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch. In addition, for the first time in an eventing competition, Longines installed a clock, which displays the countdown between the starts of each run of the cross country round.
the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship 2015 (Blair Castle)
Margarita Mamun awarded with the Longines Prize for Elegance at the 34th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships 2015
Saint-Imier (Switzerland) / Stuttgart (Germany), 11 September 2015 – As the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) long-lasting partner, as well as Official Partner and Timekeeper of the 34th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships 2015, Longines had the honor to present the Longines Prize for Elegance to Russian gymnast Margarita Mamun.
Margarita Mamun awarded with the Longines Prize for Elegance at the 34th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships 2015
The Hampton Classic Horse Show – A premier destination for horse lovers
Bridgehampton, NY (USA) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 31 August 2015 – For the third consecutive year, Longines proudly served as the Official Timekeeper and Watch of the Hampton Classic Horse Show which returned to Bridgehampton, NY for the 40th year. On Saturday 29, the Swiss watch brand was associated with the Longines Cup, won by Paul O’Shea on Skara Glen’s Dolphin. Sunday 30 was marked by the much-anticipated Hampton Classic Grand Prix presented by Longines, followed by the Longines Rider Challenge presentation.
The Hampton Classic Horse Show – A premier destination for horse lovers
Launch of the Longines Irish Champions Weekend
Dublin (Ireland) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), August 25, 2015 – The Longines Irish Champions Weekend was officially launched in Dublin yesterday evening, Tuesday August 25th. Longines has become the Title Partner of the event, which is in its second year. The weekend features the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes and the Palmerstown House Estate Irish St. Leger back-to-back on September 12th and 13th at Leopardstown and the Curragh respectively.
Launch of the Longines Irish Champions Weekend
Longines FEI World Cup Jumping North American League at Bromont, Canada
The series of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League began in Bromont this weekend and was marked by the victory of Schuyler Riley on Dobra de Porceyo. As the Top Partner of the FEI, Longines is the Title Partner, Official Timekeeper and Watch of the fourteen legs of the series, which qualify the participants to the final of the Longines FEI World CupTM Jumping in Göteborg in March 2016.
Longines FEI World Cup Jumping North American League at Bromont, Canada

Highlight

Longines to be Title Partner of the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses
Longines to be Title Partner of the Longines FEI World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses
LONGINES TIMES AMERICAN PHAROAH’S TRIPLE CROWN VICTORY AT BELMONT STAKES
LONGINES TIMES AMERICAN PHAROAH’S TRIPLE CROWN VICTORY AT BELMONT STAKES
The Prix de Diane Longines – 45’000 spectators, 9 races, 1 Queen of Elegance and 1 King of the Prix de Diane Longines
The Prix de Diane Longines – 45’000 spectators, 9 races, 1 Queen of Elegance and 1 King of the Prix de Diane Longines
HRH Princess Haya honoured at the 2015 Longines Ladies Awards ceremony
HRH Princess Haya honoured at the 2015 Longines Ladies Awards ceremony
Longines Ambassador of Elegance Simon Baker at Royal Ascot for a very British Day at the Races
Longines Ambassador of Elegance Simon Baker at Royal Ascot for a very British Day at the Races
Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori honoured at the second Longines World’s Best Jockey Award ceremony
Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori honoured at the second Longines World’s Best Jockey Award ceremony
Longines becomes the Title Partner of the Jumping Longines of Crans-Montana
Longines becomes the Title Partner of the Jumping Longines of Crans-Montana
Pius Schwizer wins the Swiss leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ in Zurich
Pius Schwizer wins the Swiss leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ in Zurich

Watches

Longines DolceVita
Longines DolceVita
Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz
Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz
Longines Symphonette
Longines Symphonette
The Longines Heritage Military COSD
The Longines Heritage Military COSD
The Longines Master Collection
The Longines Master Collection
Conquest Jumping
Conquest Jumping
The Longines Column-Wheel Single Push-Piece Chronograph
The Longines Column-Wheel Single Push-Piece Chronograph
Longines Mini
Longines Mini
Conquest 1/100th Roland Garros
Conquest 1/100th Roland Garros
Conquest Classic Moonphase
Conquest Classic Moonphase
Longines DolceVita
Longines DolceVita
The Longines Equestrian Collection
The Longines Equestrian Collection