Sharjah (UAE), 15 March 2014 – For the 2nd consecutive year, esteemed Swiss watchmaker Longines presented the elite Sharjah Ruler’s Cup that marked the end of Sharjah’s equestrian racing season. Held at the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing club (SERC), the final race of the exhilarating season witnessed the victory of Molahen El Alhan, owned by the President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and trained by notable champion trainer, Ernst Ortel.
Always at the forefront of the equestrian arena, Longines has continually been sponsoring events at SERC for more than 8 consecutive years now, with a prime focus on Showjumping. A major sponsor and supporter of equine events, Longines continues to lend its touch of elegance and further strengthen its dedication to equestrian sport both in the region and abroad!
Longines has been based at Saint-Imier in Switzerland since 1832. Its watchmaking expertise reflects a strong devotion to tradition, elegance and performance. Longines has generations of experience as official timekeeper of world championships and as partner of international sports federation. Known for the elegance of its timepieces, Longines is a member of the Swatch Group Ltd, the World’s leading manufacturer of horological products. With the winged hourglass as its emblem, the brand has outlets in over 130 countries.