Sunday 15th February : a thrilling conclusion to the Year of Horse
Monday 26th January 2015
On Sunday February 15 the 2015 Longines Hong Kong Masters comes to a thrilling conclusion on the last week end of the Year of the Horse.
The prestigious Longines Grand Prix will take place at 2:45pm. This event is the biggest and most important competition across the three days at AsiaWorldExpo and will see the best horse and rider combinations vie for $US700,000 in prize money.
Last year’s Longines Grand Prix winner Henrik Von Eckermann will be back to defend his title against a star studded line up that includes World Champion Maikel van der Vleuten & Gerco Schroder and last year’s placegetter Ludger Beerbaum.
Current Longines Global Rankings number 1 Scott Brash will also be aiming for his first victory in a major event at the Longines Hong Kong Masters.
In the lead-up to the Longines Grand Prix there will be a host of other activities taking place including the $US34,000 Massimo Dutti Trophy (Table A against the clock) at 11:45am.
At 1pm Spanish horseman Santi Serra will entertain visitors with his enthralling show involving magnificent horses and at 1:15pm top European dressage riders Wim Verwimp and Fanny Verliefden will conduct demonstrations.
The Prestige Village opens at 9am on the final day so there is plenty to see and do before all the jumping competition really hots up.
Don’t miss the final day of the Longines Hong Kong Masters and the rare chance to witness world class CSI 5 * show jumping at its very best !!