At a press conference held on April 10 in Beijing, the Swiss luxury watch brand Longines announced that they will continue to act as the title sponsor to the 2018 FEI World Cup Jumping China League.
As Dennis Li, Vice President of Longines China, introduced at the press conference, it is the fifth consecutive year Longines has acted as the title sponsor and Official Timekeeper of the FEI World Cup Jumping China League. By sponsoring high-quality equestrian events in China such as the FEI World Cup Jumping China League, Longines hopes to promote the sport of equestrian in China.
The 2018 FEI World Cup Jumping China League will take place from April 28 to May 1 in Tianjin and from May 25 to 27 in Chengdu. The Finals will begin on October 4 in Beijing and last for 4 days until October 7.
In 2011, the FEI World Cup Jumping came to China and has become the most important official equestrian event in China. The FEI World Cup Jumping China League is organized by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), the Cycling Equestrian Fencing Sports Management Center of China National Sports Administration, China Equestrian Association, Beijing Sports Bureau and the Beijing Sports Council.
Proofread by Raymond Fitzpatrick