Lyon (France) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 11 July 2018 – As a token of its historic commitment to equestrian sports, the Swiss watch brand Longines associates itself with GL events to announce a new long-term partnership with Equita Longines, le Salon du Cheval de Lyon. This event is the biggest annual equestrian gathering in Europe. As part of the FEI World Cup™ circuit, of which each year, riders compete in the different leagues to qualify for the long-awaited Finals. As the new Title Partner, Longines remains the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of one of the most important events in the equestrian calendar, taking place from 31 October to 4 November. In addition, the winged hourglass brand is delighted to be associated with the weekend’s highlight trials: the Longines Grand Prix, on Friday and one of the legs of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™, on Sunday.