Today’s Gran Premio Longines di Ascona, after a wonderful and compact race, German rider Hans-Dieter Dreher who rides ‘Berlinda’ ) Win the championship. The British rider Michael Whitaker who ran “Calisto Blue” took second place, while the Belgian rider “Wilm Vermeir” who ran “Iq van het Steentje” came in third. Longines Swiss representative Barbara Puzella presented an elegant Longines watch to the champion rider.
Swiss watch brand Longines strongly supports this new 5 * -level equestrian event in Ascona. In addition to serving as the title partner and official timekeeper, it also cooperates with the highest-level equestrian event in the Italian-speaking region of Switzerland Closely linked.
The designated watch for the event is a ladies’ diamond-set model from the Longines Equestrian series, which is a symbol of the equestrian world.
Longines has a rich and rich equestrian sport tradition. The brand’s love in these areas dates back to 1878, when Longines introduced chronograph pocket watches with engraved jockeys and their riding horses. In addition, since 1912, Longines has been dedicated to supporting obstacle course events. To this day, Longines is actively involved in various equestrian sports, including field obstacle races, triathlons, flat races, endurance races and dressages.