Henrik von Eckermann Stars in Phenomenal Final Day of LGCT London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Henrik von Eckermann Stars in Phenomenal Final Day of LGCT London
Sweden’s Henrik von Eckermann reigned supreme on the final day of the Longines Global Champions Tour of London, rounding off a phenomenal weekend of world-class sport in a breathtaking location.
Brilliant Brash Tops British 1-2 at Spectacular LGCT London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Brilliant Brash Tops British 1-2 at Spectacular LGCT London
Great Britain’s Scott Brash (GBR) and Hello Forever wowed a sell-out crowd with a phenomenal home win in the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of London presented by Sapinda. Scott Brash and his London 2012 teammate Ben Maher took the top spots almost five years to the day since they won Olympic gold in the team jumping.
Miami Glory reign supreme at GCL London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Miami Glory reign supreme at GCL London
The formidable duo of local hero Scott Brash and Denis Lynch of Miami Glory soared to glory with a stunning win in front of packed crowds at the historic Royal Hospital Chelsea.
Berlin Lions roar to pole position at GCL London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Berlin Lions roar to pole position at GCL London
The Berlin Lions roared to pole in a spectacular inaugural Global Champions League of London at the stunning new venue of Royal Hospital Chelsea.
The Lions were the only team in the class who managed to secure a double clear in the first round on Friday at the unique and historic new destination for show jumping on the Championship circuit. It puts them in pole for the first time in the competition and in prime position to convert their score into a podium result in tomorrow’s final.
Superstars of show jumping arrive at Royal Hospital Chelsea for LGCT London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Superstars of show jumping arrive at Royal Hospital Chelsea for LGCT London
A collection of the world’s best show jumping horses has arrived in London for this weekend’s leg of the world premier show jumping series The Longines Global Champions Tour. With nine of the top ten riders in the world competing from 4-6 August 2017, spectators will be treated to jaw-dropping feats of athleticism and skill against the dramatic backdrop of Sir Christopher Wren’s Royal Hospital Chelsea.
9 of World’s Top 10 at Spectacular LGCT London | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
9 of World’s Top 10 at Spectacular LGCT London
A formidable 9 out of the world’s top 10 riders will be competing at the spectacular debut of the Longines Global Champions Tour at Royal Hospital Chelsea in the heart of London.
Headed up by World No 1 Kent Farrington (USA) Olympic, World and National Champions will soon arrive in the British capital to treat fans to a spell-binding display of top sport and entertainment, as the very best horses and athletes battle for the prestigious Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of London presented by Sapinda.
Scott Brash shows his Olympic Gold Medal to the Chelsea Pensioners at the Longines Global Champions Tour of London venue, Royal Hospital Chelsea | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Kirsten Holst
Olympic Star Scott Brash launches countdown to show jumping spectacular at Royal Hospital Chelsea
British Olympic gold medallist Scott Brash was joined by Chelsea Pensioners for the launch of the London leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour, which will be held at the iconic Royal Hospital Chelsea from 4-6 August 2017.
LGCT London to debut at Royal Hospital Chelsea: Stunning graphic revealed | Foto: Copyright LGCT / Stefano Grasso
LGCT London to debut at Royal Hospital Chelsea – Stunning graphic revealed
Longines Global Champions Tour, the world’s premier show jumping circuit and a favourite amongst celebrity equestrian enthusiasts, is coming to London next month for the first time in two years. From 4-6 August, the world’s top horses and riders will gather at Royal Hospital Chelsea – home to the Chelsea Pensioners and the annual Chelsea Flower Show – to compete for a million pound prize fund and the chance to move up the rankings to take the championship crown at the end of the 15 stage tour.
Spectacular New London Venue for Longines Global Champions Tour 2017 | Foto: Copyright Royal Hospital Chelsea
A spectacular new destination joins the Longines Global Champions Tour circuit in 2017 with a prestigious event at the Royal Hospital Chelsea in the heart of London.
The high calibre event will feature the sport’s Olympic and World Champions including Great Britain’s Rio Olympics gold medallist Nick Skelton and members of the London 2012 Olympic Games gold medal team. The beautiful and historic grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea will host the event from 3rd – 6th August.
The 5* international event will build on the legacy of the London Olympic Games and gold medal victory in the individual competition for Nick Skelton in Rio this summer on his star stallion Big Star.
Great Britain’s Laura Renwick takes the final title in London | Foto: © Stefano Grasso / LGCT
GCT London, Great Britain’s Laura Renwick takes the final title in London
It was the perfect end to the final day of action at the Longines Global Champions Tour of London, as Great Britain’s Laura Renwick (GBR) rode a phenomenal round to take the CSI5* Massimo Dutti Trophy in front of a passionate home crowd. The young Italian Emanuele Bianchi took second place, just sixth tenths of a second off the win with his stunning bay stallion Isco de Amoranda. Third place went to Ireland’s Denis Lynch on his twelve year old bay gelding All Star 5, who lead the jump-off for the majority of the round.