Hong Kong, December 5, 2012-The Happy Valley Racecourse on Wednesday witnessed two great moments on and off the field. The Longines International Jockey Championship competes for the champion Joao Moreira, and Longines Elegant Ambassador Guo Fucheng unveiled the brand’s new model, the Compaq Conquest Classic series.
Guo Fucheng awarded Longines International Jockey Championship champion Joao Moreira with a timepiece.
The arrival of Longines elegant ambassador Guo Fucheng made the racecourse dazzling, and then he announced the latest Longines Conquest Classic watch. As a horse owner and horse racing enthusiast, Guo Fucheng also enjoys watching and commenting on the competition. The Compaq Conquest Classic series joins the Longines family. Together with the brand’s other series, with its elegant beauty, Longines’ global reputation and success have been established. This new product is also designed for horse racing watchers everywhere. Let’s share the exciting moments of the famous horse racing events, from Hong Kong to Chantilly, and then from Dubai to the Royal Ascot Jockey Club.
On Wednesday night at the Longines International Jockey Championships at the Happy Valley Racecourse in Hong Kong, Joao Moreira (Singapore) won the championship in 4 rounds with 24 points and won the first prize of 500,000 Hong Kong dollars. Free Conquest Classic watch. Zac Purton (Hong Kong) came second with 18 points, and Ryan Moore (UK) came third with 12 points. Twelve world-class jockeys competed in four rounds of competition to win the highest score.
Longines Elegant Ambassador Guo Fucheng wears a Compaq watch L2.7220.127.116.11
The winner won the Conquest Classic timepiece presented by Longines Elegant Ambassador Guo Fucheng, and the runner-up and third place were respectively won by Mr. Kevin Rollenhagen, President of Swatch Group (Hong Kong) Ltd. and Juan-Carlos Capelli, Vice President and International Marketing Director Flying wing hourglass trophy awarded by Mr.
Longines Companion Series Stainless Steel Rose Gold Men’s Watch L2.718.104.22.168
For the first time, Longines is the title sponsor and official timekeeper of the Longines International Jockey Championship, one of the most sensational races in the Hong Kong racing season. Longines’ passion for equestrian sports dates back to 1878, when Longines produced a chronograph stopwatch with a rider and his horse engraved on it. This watch was loved by riders and equestrian enthusiasts on the track in 1881. It can accurately measure the time to the second. In 1886, it was widely used by sports referees in New York. In addition, in 1926 Longines was the first official timekeeper for the Concours Hippique International Officiel in Geneva. The equestrian sports that Longines participates in today include flat horse racing, obstacle course and endurance race. The Longines brand is also very proud to participate in some of the most prestigious flat horse racing events, such as the Prix de Diane Longines, the Dubai World Cup, and the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. , Royal Ascot, HH The Emir’s Trophy presented by Longines, Longines Hong Kong International Races, Longines Singapore Gold Cup ( Longines Singapore Gold Cup, Melbourne Cup Carnival, Long Premio Longines, Longines Handicap de las Américas, Longines Lydia Tesio Grand Prix Longines Lydia Tesio), Longines Grosser Preis von Baden (Longines Grosser Preis von Baden) and Kentucky Derby (Kentucky Derby).
An award ceremony for the Longines International Jockey Championships will be held at the Happy Valley Racecourse.
The addition of the new Compaq series adds a beautiful sight to Longines’ classic collection, and has earned it a reputation and success worldwide. This watch is 40 mm in diameter and has a steel and rose gold case and bracelet with a built-in L619 mechanical movement. The silver dial is engraved with 3 Arabic numerals and 9 luminous small scales, displaying hours, minutes and seconds, and the date display window is located at 3 o’clock. Like all models in the Compaq series, this watch is water-resistant to 5 atmospheres and has a spiral back with sapphire crystal.