Longines Masters of Hong Kong 2018
The longines Masters stops in Paris, Hong Kong and New York and is supported by Longines as sponsor and official timekeeper.
Recently, the busy city of Hong Kong hosted the Asian leg of the Longines Masters series. Gathering some of the best riders and horses in the world to the delight of the many spectators present, this spectacular event has combined with simplicity and elegance an extraordinary sporting event and fabulous shows.
The formidable Patrice Delaveau won the Grand Prix of the Longines Masters of Hong Kong riding Aquila HDC ahead of Max Kühner on Cielito Lindo 2 and Daniel Deusser on Cornet d'Amour, closing the second round with a time of 37.81 seconds and 0 penalties,
"It was amazing today and my horse was perfect," said Delaveau, "and I love Hong Kong. I saw Daniel's path and I thought that in the end I could beat him, so I got into the super motivated field and Aquila followed me. "
Delaveau received from Juan-Carlos Capelli, Vice President of Longines, and from Karen Au Yeung, Head of international marketing, an elegant Longines Conquest watch.
The Longines Conquest represents the quintessence of the brand's sporty elegance. A perfect synthesis of performance and refinement, at the same time sober and sophisticated, it has all the technical characteristics necessary to satisfy the needs of the most fussy sportsmen.
The trophies of the Longines Speed Challenge and the Longines Grand Prix are on display in the Longines boutique of the Star House, in the crowded Salisbury Road of Tsim Sha Tsui in Hong Kong.
Longines then presented the official watch of the event, a women's model from the Record collection, with a white mother-of-pearl dial and diamond hour markers. The Record collection combines classic elegance and excellence, aspiring to become the spearheads of the brand. Each piece of this line hosts a movement that includes a monocrystalline silicon rocker spring with unique properties and is certified as a "chronometer" by the Institute of Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres (COSC).
Bedetti Longines official dealer is waiting for you at its store in Piazza San Silvestro to present the new collection.