IN PICTURES: Longines horses around at 150th Belmont Stakes

Irad Ortiz, Jr.,

Interntaional Swiss watch brand, Longines, has returned to the race track in partnership with Belmont Stakes.

The brand took on the role of Official Partner and Timekeeper at American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse racing event.

At the 150th Belmont Stakes, which took place on Saturday June 9, Longines timed Justify’s historic Triple Crown win at Belmont Park.

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Ortiz Jr. claimed the Longines Just a Game Stakes, ahead of Proctor’s Ledge and Lull. Both winning team were presented with elegant Longines timepieces from the hands of Longines vice president and head of international marketing Juan-Carlos Capelli and Longines US brand president, Pascal Savoy.

The official watch of the event is a model from the Conquest V.H.P. “Very High Precision” collection, which represents a new achievement in the field of quartz, combining great precision, high technicality, and a sporty look, marked by the brand’s unique elegance.

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