Kate Winslet and Longines Welcome Speed Enthusiasts for the Fastest Class in the World, the Longines Speed Challenge

28 April 2018 - EEM World

Last night at the much-anticipated debut of the Longines Masters of New York, NYCB LIVE, Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum was aflutter with excitement as the top-ranked riders prepared to compete in the fastest show jumping class in the world the Longines Speed Challenge. As fans filed in, eager to catch a glimpse of unparalleled sport and explore the luxurious Prestige Village, Longines Vice President and Head of International Marketing Juan-Carlos Capelli welcomed Longines Ambassador of Elegance Kate Winslet, who attended to support the event in its new home and the partnership with her Golden Hat Foundation. The red carpet was bustling as five enchanting Longines influencers arrived and posed for the cameras before heading up to the exclusive Masters Club. New York Congressman Peter King, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Legislator Laura Schaefer, and Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney welcomed the Longines Masters to its new home with an official citation presented to EEM, Founder and operator of the Series on three continents. The Longines Masters and Longines, Title Partner and Official Timekeeper and Watch of the Longines Masters Series, entertained some of the biggest names in Hollywood and on social media as the audience was enraptured by the power, speed, and agility of the Longines Speed Challenge.