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Longines increase support of Hickstead


Hickstead is delighted to announce that Longines will be increasing its support of the showground in a new partnership deal that continues until 2021.

The Swiss watch brand is already the Title Partner, Official Timekeeper and Watch of the entire Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ series, of which Hickstead hosts the British leg.


Jarosław Skrzyczyński took a great victory in the competition included in the world ranking and CAVALIADA Tour ranking during CA

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The second one was Michał Ziębicki on Heartbreaker 5, followed by Krzysztof Ludwiczak on Nordwind who came in third.


Pedro Veniss wins in fine style, but Lisa Cubitt steals the day!

The Brazilian rider repeated his triumph this first day of the CSI4* Big Tour but the star of the day, without a doubt, was the rider Lisa Cubitt from New Zealand.

So, who is Lisa Cubitt?  This 33 yr old Kiwi, has been based in the UK for some time now and she trains with her husband Sean at their base, “Home Farm”.  The pair manage the stables, owned by Spencer Golding, and they have great belief in Lisa’s abilities and future successes.  


2019 LGCT and GCL Season Officially Declared Open at Qatar’s AL SHAQAB

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The 2019 Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL series was officially launched today in a pre-season press conference, with the Championship declared ‘one of the best events in the world’ by local organisers.


The third week here at the XXV Sunshine Tour

Begins here at the Dehesa de Montenmedio with a flurry of clear rounds
The Tour is at its half way point now and the Young Horses are continuing to demonstrate their progress with good results today, in all of the age groups.


Jean-Christophe de Grande concludes Spring MET II 2019 with surprise win in the CSI3* Grand Prix presented by Oliva Nova Beach a

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Jean-Christophe de Grande (BEL) surprised all by taking the win in Sunday’s CSI3* Grand Prix presented by Oliva Nova Beach and Golf Resort at the Spring MET II, beating a world-class field of horses and riders.

A total of twelve horse-and-rider combinations managed to produce clear rounds over Peter Schumacher and Gregory Bodo’s first-round 1.50m track. “It was a really nice course today, faults spread out and it did not take too much effort from the horses,” said the happy winner after the Grand Prix. “It was a really nice class I think.”


All Eyes On Doha for 2019 LGCT and GCL Season Kick Off

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The 2019 Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL will kick off at the magnificent AL SHAQAB in Doha, Qatar, this week and the official rider list is revealed today.

The first event of the new individual and team Championships promises to be an electrifying launchpad for the season as athletes eye up the competition and flex their muscles for a strong start in the 2019 Championship race.


The British rule the day here at the Sunshine Tour

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The Small Tour ‘Tio Pepe’ sponsored Grand Prix class was won by the French rider Alexandra Paillot.


New York Empire Team Announced for 2019 Global Champions League Season Wellington.

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 FL – New York Empire team owner Georgina Bloomberg of New York, NY, has put together an experienced and talented team of six riders for the 2019 Global Champions League (GCL) season. With a series stop in New York being added as the GCL series finale in 2019, the NYE team is excited for the season ahead.


The GCL teams on the starting grid for the 2019 season are announced today with top riders switching teams and new stars joinin

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After a busy off-season period of transfers some of the biggest names in show jumping are changing teams. And all GCL squads will this year field a roster of six riders - one more rider than last season - allowing more flexibility for tactical inter-changes making the most of team horse and rider power.

High profile movements include:


---> Prague Lions’ star striker Peder Fredricson has been signed by Shanghai Swans

--> Harrie Smolders has transferred to Jennifer Gates’ Paris Panthers team


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