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White Turf - 2nd Raceday - St-Moritz

2018-02-22

On 11 February Longines timed the victory of Dayverson de Barros on Berrahri at the Longines Grand Prix during the second Sunday of the White Turf St. Moritz, for which the watchmaker has the honor of being the Official Partner, Official Timekeeper and Official Watch. The Grand Prix Longines is a preparatory race for the Longines 79. Grosser Preis von St. Moritz to be held on 18th February.

 

Since 1907, the annual White Turf St. Moritz event takes place on the frozen lake of the Graubünden renowned tourist resort during three Sundays in February. Attracting more than 30,000 visitors ...

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White Turf - 3rd Raceday - St-Moritz

2018-02-22

After three Sundays of breathtaking races, the Longines 79. Grosser Preis von St. Moritz saw the victory of Maxim Pecheur on Nimrod, followed by Dayverson De Barros on Berrahri and Rene Piechulek on Amun. With its CHF 111’111 prizemoney, this race was the highest endowed in Switzerland. For the 111st anniversary of the event, Longines was proud to be once again the Official Partner, Official Timekeeper and Official Watch.

 

After these three Sunday races, Longines honored Maxim Pecheur, the best jockey of the competition, with the “Longines Jockey Silver Trophy”.

 

Since 1907, t...

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White Turf - 1st Raceday - St-Moritz

2018-02-06

The Swiss watchmaker Longines was delighted to time the first Sunday race of the White Turf St. Moritz, for which the brand is Official Partner, Official Timekeeper and Official Watch. As part of its partnership with the St. Moritz Racing Association, Longines was also the Title Partner of the featured horse race of the day: the Grand Prix Longines, which is a preparatory race for the Longines 79. Grosser Preis von St. Moritz to be held on 18th February.

 

Nimrod ridden by Maxim Pecheur won the Grand Prix Longines, ahead of Berrahri ridden by Dayverson De Barros and Strade Kirk led by...

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Longines World's Best Racehorse & Best Race 2017 - London

2018-01-24

The Longines World’s Best Racehorse and Longines World’s Best Horse Race Ceremony is returning to the iconic hotel Claridge’s in London, England, and it will begin at 14:00 GMT/9:00 EST. 

This will be the fifth ceremony honouring the Longines World’s Best Racehorse. Previous winners include Arrogate (USA) in 2016, American Pharoah (USA) in 2015, Just A Way (JPN) in 2014, and Australia’s Black Caviar and France’s Treve, who were jointly celebrated in 2013.

Furthermore, this year marks the third time the Longines World’s Best Horse Race will be awarded. The Longines World’s Best Horse R...

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Dubai World Cup Carnival Opening night & Races Presented by Longines - 2018

2018-01-15

Renowned Swiss watchmaker Longines presented the first set of Dubai World Cup Carnival races, featuring a total of seven races, at the Meydan Racecourse on Thursday, 11th of January, 2018. The inaugural event of this year’s racing season was graced by Longines Ambassador of Elegance and illustrious Indian film actress, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan who also paid a visit to the Longines flagship boutique at the Dubai Mall during her stay in the city. As Official Timekeeper and pillar partner of Meydan, Longines kicked off the exciting Dubai World Cup Carnival that leads up to one of the foremost eq...

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The trophies of the Longines World’s Best Racehorse and Longines World’s Best Horse Race displayed at the Longines Boutique in Oxford Street

2018-01-11

On 23 January 2018, during a ceremony held at the hotel Claridge’s in London, the Swiss watchmaking brand Longines and its long-term Partner the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) will honour the three highest-rated horses in the Longines World’s Best Rankings as well as the Longines World’s Best Horse Race.

Before this glamorous equestrian rendezvous, the vase of the Longines World’s Best Racehorse and the trophy of the Longines World’s Best Horse Race – which represents a proud horse head – can now be seen at the Longines Boutique of London at 411 Oxford Street....

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Yutaka Take Receives the 2017 Longines and IFHA International Award of Merit

2017-12-25

As the Official Partner and Official Watch of the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities, the Swiss watchmaker Longines was proud to present the 2017 Longines and IFHA International Award of Merit to renowned Japanese jockey Yutaka Take. He succeeds previous recipients Jim Bolger, leading Irish trainer, owner and breeder; France’s Alec Head, past champion trainer and patriarch of prominent stud farm Haras du Quesnay; Seth Hancock of historic Claiborne Farm in America; the late Marcel Zarour Atanacio, former chairman of the South American Organization for the Promotion of Thorou...

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LONGINES WORLD’S BEST RACEHORSE AND LONGINES WORLD’S BEST JOCKEY RANKINGS

Horseracing is at the heart of Longines’ involvement in the world of equestrian sports. The Swiss watchmaker is the Official Partner and Official Watch of the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA). As such, Longines is proud to present the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings, as well as the Longines World’s Best Jockey Rankings.
Longines IFHA World's best Race Horse Rankings
  • 1st134 pt
    Arrogate usa
  • 2nd132 pt
    Winx aus
  • 3rd130 pt
    Cracksman gb
Longines IFHA World's best Race Horse Rankings
  • 1st142 pt
    Hugh Bowman aus
  • 2nd124 pt
    Ryan Moore gb
  • 3rd86 pt
    Lanfranco Dettori gb