As the designated watch and official timekeeper of the ‘Triple Crown’, Longines is deeply honored to be part of the 143rd Kentucky Derby, the grandest in the nation. Support events. ‘Always Dreaming’ won a glorious victory in this legendary race; Swiss watch brand Longines presented elegant watches to champion horse owners, trainers and jockeys. Riding by Jockey John Velazquez, ‘Always Dreaming’ overwhelmed runner-up ‘Looking At Lee’ and third runner-up ‘Battle of Midway’, finally winning this exciting and exciting event. Earlier in the day, Longines also presented the ‘Churchill Distaff Turf Mile’; the race was won by ‘Roca Rojo’, while ‘Believe in Bertie’ and ‘Linda’ won the runner-up and Third place.
At the Kentucky Derby weekend, Longines presents a watch from the Longines DolceVita; this collection is inspired by the Italian Dolce Vita and showcases contemporary elegance And feminine temperament. The case of this watch is made of stainless steel and rose gold, set with diamonds, and the silver ‘flinqué’ dial is embellished with lacquered Roman numerals and a steel bracelet.
The men’s watch is the Conquest 1 / 100th Horse Racing; this timepiece pays tribute to flatland supporters and Longines’ long tradition of sports timing. Longines is actively involved in equestrian sports, especially flat races, and this tradition dates back to 1878. At that time, the brand produced a very representative timepiece-a chronograph pocket watch engraved by the jockey and his love horse, with accurate timing to the second.