The Longines Masters Series – Paris, Hong Kong - New York – is an international high-level competition which gathers under one roof the best of sport & “art de vivre”. Moreover, these Series bring together the best riders and horses on the planet for breath-taking events that wed excellence with the desire to share.
From November 30th to December 3rd in 2017, aficionados and amateurs alike will converge at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center, for a riveting experience of the best in the equestrian sport and art de vivre.
The Longines Masters Series will start its amazing intercontinental jump in Paris in parallel of the Salon du Cheval in November, where after we fly to Hong Kong (February), and then complete Season III in the City of the Big Apple, New York (April).
Show jumping competitions of endless variety
The Longines Masters Series is now the world's only show jumping event offering high-level events in a 6* setting hence known for their prestige around the globe. Four days of competitions like none other, during which audiences, whether novices or equestrian sport-lovers, will be able to relish in the shows unfolding from 9AM to midnight, including legendary 5* “Masters One” competitions such as the Longines Speed Challenge –the world's fastest series in which charts its unique course across three continents – or the Longines Grand Prix, the European Grand Slam. Throughout the event, 2* “Masters Two” and 1* “Masters Three” competitions, spectators will be offered the chance to marvel at the rising stars as well as enjoying the celebrities talents, such as Guillaume Canet, an inveterate rider, Nicolas Canteloup or Benjamin Castaldi, both equestrian enthusiasts.
2017 promises unforgettable sporting feats and forever more emotional !
This year, Saturday evening on December 2nd, Longines Masters of Paris will host a new competition founded by EEM in collaboration with the EEF (European Equestrian Federation): the Riders Masters Cup, a legendary battle between Europe and the United States, the world's leading powers in show jumping! The pride of riding for one's Nation; belonging to a team; developing a strategy right on the spot; public engagement are elements that create the Riders Masters Cup.
The Longines Masters, ideally mixing Sport and Lifestyle
To step into the world of the Longines Masters of Paris is to experience 360° immersion. The live and ongoing displays offered with each new contest in the competition sends unique vibes across the social media, the event is a breathing memory, and takes passions to new heights. For visitors wishing to extend their pleasure or embark on a personal discovery of the equestrian world, the Prestige Village is the perfect place as it unfolds around the riders’ training paddock, offering a multitude of activities to experience.
During the day, attendees will be able to: enjoy a stroll of “Boutiques”, each showcasing a different face of the refinement and know-how characteristic to luxury and the equestrian world; visit exhibitions by renowned artists; or enjoy the atmosphere at the Bar Lounge. In the evening, the “Masters’” experience will extend with traditional “after-parties”, including showcase concerts and DJ sets.
The Longines Masters of Paris offer a weekend of emotions and intensity for all: young and old, long-standing fans and newcomers, celebrities and lesser-knowns; all united by a shared passion for equestrian sports.
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