Longines celebrates its long-lasting connection with the equestrian world at the 2018 FEI Awards
Manama (Bahrain) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), November 20 2018 – As FEI’s Top Partner, Longines was proud to take part in the FEI Awards Ceremony in Manama (Bahrain). On this occasion, the Swiss watch brand had the honor to grant French eventing rider Victor Levecque the 2018 Longines Rising Star Award.
At the age of 20, the young prodigy already won 10 European medals, making a name for himself on the international stage of eventing. The Ceremony Gala was also the occasion for Longines to present a unique 1869 pocket watch engraved with a horse head, which traces the relationship between the brand and the equestrian world back to the first years of the Longines’ Company in Saint-Imier.