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Chronometers Competitive pricing The Swiss chronometer, historically a prestigious, even luxurious accessory, is in the midst of a strong but complex process of democratisation, which throws up a number of contradictions. Here is our guide to this changing world.

It’s received wisdom that a Swiss chronometer represents something of a pinnacle. A watch designed for precision, certified as such by an independent body, embodies a certain idea of what…
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Longines The Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping The event gathered some of the world’s best riders and horses of the world at the foot of the Eiffel Tower from 30th June to 2nd July.

After its move to the Plaine de Jeux de Bagatelle, on the banks of the River Seine, last year, the event returned this year on the Champ de Mars. Combining…
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Longines Prix de Diane Longines 2017 The filly Senga imposed herself in the Prix de Diane Longines, the world’s top race for fillies, in front of tens of thousands spectators.

The highlight race of the 168th Prix de Diane Longines was marked by the victory of Senga ridden by Stéphane Pasquier on Sunday 18 June. In front of the tens…
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Longines Longines Grand Prix of Switzerland The Irish rider Bertram Allen winner of the “Longines Grand Prix of Switzerland” in St. Gallen with Hector van D’Abdijhoeve.

The Irish rider Bertram Allen won the “Longines Grand Prix of Switzerland” in St. Gallen with Hector van D’Abdijhoeve. He was followed by Richard Howley (Ireland) with Chinook on the…
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Longines The exclusive Flagship Heritage watch by Kate Winslet Three models of this exclusive gold watch, which was produced in a very limited edition and named after the brand ambassador, will be auctioned online for the benefit of The Golden Hat Foundation, a charity co-founded by the British actress.

On Saturday 10 June 2017, in its boutique located at Faubourg Saint-Honoré in Paris, Longines, together with its Ambassador of Elegance Kate Winslet, presented the exclusive and very limited new…
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Longines Longines Symphonette The watchmaking brand introduces new models combining rose gold and steel to enrich the collection.

The Longines Symphonette is the ideal adornment of women whose life is conceived as a never-ending representation. Resolutely contemporary, these creations will enthrall all those who love a chic and…
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Longines Longines Lindbergh Award Longines creates a $25,000 prize, awarded each year to an adventurer or pioneer who has achieved a feat in his field.

On May 21, 1927, the "Spirit of St. Louis" landed at Le Bourget Airport in Paris after a flight of 33:30.  At the helm, Charles A. Lindbergh, had left New…
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Longines Longines Global Champions Tour The riders of the Longines Global Champions Tour competed in the breathtaking setting of Port d’Hercule in Monaco.

Monaco offered a spectacular venue for the seventh leg of the competition. The Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix du Prince de Monaco was marked by the victory of Alberto…
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Longines Royal Ascot The watch brand is celebrating the English sartorial elegance characteristic of the Royal Meeting at Ascot, as the Official Timekeeper and Watch of this event.

On Tuesday June 20th, the owners of Lady Aurelia, the winning horse The King’s Stand Stakes, received an elegant Longines watch from the hands of TRH's The Duke and Duchess…
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Longines 143rd Kentucky Derby Following Always Dreaming’s victory in this legendary race, Longines, the Official Timekeeper of the Triple Crown, awarded owner, trainer and jockey with elegant watches.

Always Dreaming, ridden by jockey John Velazquez, raced to victory, outrunning Looking At Lee in second place and Battle of Midway in third, after an exhilarating race. Earlier that day,…
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