In emotional scenes as the sun set behind the Eiffel Tower, Sameh El Dahan (EGY) was given a standing ovation as he celebrated a breathtaking victory in the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Paris. The young Egyptian and his plucky mare turned the tables on the heavyweights of show jumping triumphing against 10 world class riders in an […]
vom 05. Juli – 07. Juli 2018
Die Arbeiten für das erste Longines Global Champions Tour Eiffel Paris Springen sind abgeschlossen. Auf die Reitfläche wurden insgesamt 2.400 Tonnen Reitboden aufgebracht, um den historischen „Champ de Mars“ zu schützen. Diese Umgebung im Herzen der Französischen Hauptstadt ist jetzt zu einem der neuen Schmuckstücke der Longines Global Champions Tour geworden.
Temperatures soared in France’s capital city as Montreal Diamonds’ Harrie Smolders and Jos Verlooy kept cool under pressure to take their first win of the season at the GCL Paris. With all eyes on the GC Prague Playoffs, where only the top 16 teams will qualify, the Diamonds’ win today has boosted the team’s chances of fast tracking to the […]
Ben Maher (GBR) has secured a hat-trick of wins so far in the Longines Global Champions Tour – Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping, adding tonight’s thrilling jump-off class to his list of successes in the French capital city. As the British National Anthem rang out for a third time this weekend, Maher stood proudly with Explosion W, the nine year old […]
In a dramatic reversal of fortune lowest-ranked GCL team Hamburg Giants put in their strongest result of the season in a thrilling first round in Paris. Despite being one of the first teams to start, Sameh El Dahan and René Lopez pulled out a flawless double clear to shoot the team to the top of the leaderboard and into prime […]
Big expectations have been set ahead of this week’s Longines Global Champions Tour – Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping, as seven out of the top 10 in the LGCT ranking will head to the magical city to square up for the tenth leg of the Championship race. The current top three riders in the Championship give a fascinating insight into their […]
Lightning Fast de Luca Wows Crowds at Final Day in Paris – The final day of the Longines Global Champions Tour – Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping saw temperatures rise in a high-octane battle for the finish line, as speed merchant Lorenzo de Luca (ITA) wowed the crowd with top stallion Halifax van het Kluizebos in the CSI5* Massimo Dutti Eiffel […]
There was a huge buzz in Paris as home hero Julien Epaillard (FRA) rode to a phenomenal Longines Global Champions Tour – Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping Grand Prix win, with his 9 year old stallion Usual Suspect D’auge.
St Tropez Pirates Dazzle in Paris with dramatic shakeup in GCL Rankings – A high-drama final of the Global Champions League in Paris has triggered a major shake up of the leaderboard with the the top three teams separated by only three points.
It was a showcase of high-octane sport for Round 1 of the Global Champions League of Paris, with the 8th leg of the team Championship kicking off in style in the shadow of the iconic Eiffel Tower. St Tropez Pirates duo of Simon Delestre and Jerome Guery took their third consecutive pole of the season, putting them in the best […]
Round eight of the Global Champions League sees home city team Paris Panthers vying for a powerful performance straight out of the starting blocks. In an earlier interview, Panthers rider Jack Hardin Towell said: “I hope we’re going to start strong.”