September 01, 2019
For the delight of all the enthusiastic race fans in attendance, the Longines Grosser Preis von Baden featured this year again stunning performances in all races run today on the Iffezheim racecourse. The much-awaited Group 1 Longines Grosser Preis von Baden race was claimed by Ghaiyyath led by William Buick, ahead of Donjah and Laccario. As the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of the event, Longines was delighted to present Ghaiyyath’s winning team with elegant timepieces. The brand lent another elegant touch to the event by inviting its Ambassador of Elegance Ingeborga Dapkunaite to attend the event, as well as present the Longines Prize for Elegance to the most elegant female spectator in attendance, namely Mariam Weiland. The Official Watch of the Longines Grosser Preis von Baden The Official Watch of the 2019 Longines Grosser Preis von Baden is a model from the Conquest “Very High Precision” collection, which represents a new achievement in the field of quartz, combining great precision, high technicality and a sporty look, marked by the brand’s unique elegance. Displaying a silver dial, this model is equipped with an exclusive movement renowned for its high degree of precision for an analog watch (± 5 seconds / year) and its ability to reset its hands after an impact or exposure to a magnetic field. These attractive features are likely responsible for its exceptional movement status, to which a very long battery life and a perpetual calendar must be added.
August 11, 2019
Trained by Henri-Alex Pantall and ridden by Olivier Peslier, French King claimed a brilliant victory at the 129th edition of the Longines Grosser Preis von Baden, ahead of Communique and Old Persian. As the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of event, Longines was proud to present French King’s winning team with elegant Longines timepieces. The Official Watch of the 2019 Longines Grosser Preis von Berlin is a model from the Conquest V.H.P. “Very High Precision” collection, representing a new achievement in the field of quartz, combining great precision, high technicality and a sporty look, marked by the brand’s unique elegance.