Longines Global Champions Tour
The Longines Global Champions Tour brings together some of the best show jumpers in the world. With the yearly tour becoming recognised for displaying some of the wildest and most exciting action of any equestrian competition series. Longines is also proud to host and be associated with some of the greatest world sporting events like The Olympics, World Cup Jumping Final in conjunction with the FEI World Cup Dressage Final and HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup.
The Longines Global Champions Tour visits London
The 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour commences in the fabulous destination of Mexico City before visiting St. Tropez and finishing in the amazing baroque city of Prague during December. With the Longines Global Champions Tour visiting the Royal Hospital Chelsea from the 3rd-5th August it provides equestrian sports fans within the UK the opportunity to watch some of the finest competition riders from around the world during this 3-day London event.
The tour then proceeds throughout 3 continents and takes place in some of the world’s most beautiful cities such as Paris, Monaco, Madrid, Miami Beach, Shanghai, Rome and Doha, Qatar - providing 17 international events in total.
The Longines Global Champions Tour attracts many celebrity equestrian sport fans
The VIP hospitality available at the Longines Global Champions Tour provides spectators with a relaxing and luxurious social environment, allowing guests to fully appreciate and watch the world-class equestrian sport. The Longines Global Champions Tour show jumping championship series also attracts high profile, equestrian admirers. Including H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco, Infanta Elena Duchess of Lugo, Princess Caroline of Hanover, Charlotte Casiraghi, Marion Cotillard, Rock singer Bruce Springsteen and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.
You can also watch the top-level show jumping from a ringside seat whilst enjoying a remarkable VIP dining experience. Spectators attending The Longines Global Champions Tour have the perfect opportunity to watch some of the finest competition riders competing in one of equestrian sport’s most distinguished events, while indulging in fine dining and experiencing the atmosphere of this magnificent occasion.
The Longines Global Champions Tour mobile veterinary clinic
It’s also great to know that the Longines Global Champions Tour organisers recognise that the welfare of horses is one of the top priorities and provide a mobile vet clinic to care for any injured animals. In 2012, the organisers of the Longines Global Champions Tour introduced the concept of providing top-class care facilities for horses competing in the events as their primary goal. The unique state of the art mobile veterinary clinic is accessible for all horses taking part in the Championship 24 hours a day and is fully equipped with therapy and diagnostic equipment. This revolutionary concept has been made possible due to the vision of Italian equestrian veterinarian Alessandro Centinaio in conjunction with the ongoing support of Human Tecar. If you are interested in the Longines Global Champions Tour you can follow the action on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube. You can find more information on their official website at www.globalchampionstour.com