Basel (Switzerland) / Soymia (Switzerland), January 28, 2018-After a round of intense competition, Swiss jockey Stephanie Holmén rides ‘Flip’s Little Sparrow’ to win This year’s Mercedes-Benz CSI Zurich in Zurich is the Longines FEI World Cup Mercedes Classic Benz Classic-Longines FEI World Cup ™.
The Swiss watch brand Longines served as the title partner and official timekeeper of the event to support the event and presented the event’s designated watch-a work from the Longines Master Collection.
Longines has entered into a cooperative relationship with the International Horse Federation. As a result, the brand has become the main partner, official timekeeper and designated watch of the International Horse Federation. This partnership also includes Longines as the title partner of the Longines FEI World Cup ™ Jumping Western European League. In the unprecedented ‘Longines FIFA World Cup Mercedes Classic’ on Sunday, Stephanie Holmén and his good foal ‘Flip’s Little Sparrow’ overwhelmed the champions and won the championship. Dream ‘won the second place, while French jockey Kevin Staut and his horse’ Silver Deux de Virton HDC ‘finished third. The champion rider was conferred an elegant Longines watch.