LONGINES Longines Conquest series launched a new model, combined with the essence of successful styles over the years, to create a new Conquest 1/100 second horse racing chronograph watch, can accurately time to one hundredth of a second, built-in movement More features than previous models. This new watch fully embodies the long tradition of LONGINES as the appointed timekeeper for equestrian sports, and a passion for flat ground racing.
LONGINES presents the Conquest 1 / 100-second horse racing chronograph, inheriting the tradition of designated timing for equestrian sports
LONGINES has been involved in the timing of various sports since the end of the 19th century, and the new watch models launched this time are designed for sports that require highly accurate timing. The Conquest 1 / 100-second chronograph series is designed for athletes, professionals, and sports enthusiasts. The watch calculates time in composite segments, and is equipped with an analog display, which displays the time in hundredths of a second with an independent hand . These outstanding timekeeping features are based on ETA’s next-generation quartz movement developed specifically for LONGINES. Longines’ first participation in equestrian sports dates back to 1878. At that time, the brand produced a very representative pocket watch with the jockey and its horse pattern engraved on the back. The accuracy of the timing function reached the second. From 1881 to 1886, this pocket watch was widely adopted by judges on the New York racecourse. Over the years, LONGINES has continuously pursued breakthroughs and improved accuracy in the field of timing, and the importance of the brand in equestrian competition has increased with it. Today, LONGINES is adhering to its extensive experience in watchmaking technology and sports chronology, presenting the silver-surfaced horse racing chronograph in the new Conquest 1 / 100-second chronograph series. Like a model produced in 1878, this watch is designed for people who are involved in flat horse racing around the world. It includes trainers who care about the condition of horses, jockeys, owners, buyers and The enthusiastic audience focused on competing with ‘Time’ to determine the winner with time; to create an immortal legend with peerless horses.
Christiane ‘Criquette’ Head-Maarek, the best trainer who has won three times in the LONGINES French Oaks and the Arc de Triomphe Grand Prix
Christiane ‘Criquette’ Head-Maarek, now regarded as one of the best trainers, in the LONGINES Prix de Diane Longines and Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe She won the championship three times, she said: ‘Purebred horses are top athletes. They need extremely precise training. We need to calculate their performance in one hundredth of a second on each track. A thoroughbred horse can Running at a speed of 50 kilometers per hour for more than one kilometer, their explosive power can reach a maximum of 70 kilometers per hour. At this speed, every hundredth of a second is equal to a distance of 20 centimeters, which is enough for the neck position. The difference wins an event. ‘
LONGINES Conquest 1 / 100-second horse racing chronograph with L440 chronograph quartz movement, stainless steel bracelet with single-button triple safety folding clasp
For LONGINES, to achieve such a high level of precision, it all depends on the newly developed L440 quartz movement. This movement contains a microcontroller with flash memory, which allows the watch to be reset instantly and the split time recorded. This watch has a bright stainless steel case with a diameter of 41 mm. It is equipped with a silver surface and has hour and minute displays. The small seconds counter is set at 6 o’clock. It is also equipped with a date display and precision chronograph function: the central second hand, 30 minutes accumulated The dial is set at 2 o’clock and the 12-hour cumulative dial is set at 10 o’clock. The red hand shows one hundredth of a second, and it is also the most dazzling masterpiece of this watch. The watch is lined with a stainless steel bracelet and a butterfly buckle.