Swiss watch brand Jaeger-LeCoultre participated in the 121st Argentina Polo Open of Palermo, further strengthening the connection between the brand and polo. ‘Jaeger-LeCoultre and Polo have always been inseparable, and we are proud to be the sponsor and official timekeeper of the top-level polo tournament Palermo Open.’ Daniel Riad, Global President of Jaeger-LeCoultre Mr. Riedo said.
From November 15th to December 6th, 2014, 8 top global teams will compete in the arena. During the three-week match, horse fans will have the opportunity to appreciate the wonderful performance of Eduardo Novillo Astrada (level 9 polo player) and his La Aguada Las Monjitas team.
Jaeger-LeCoultre brand ambassador will once again join Lucas James (level 8 polo player), Cristian Laprida (level 8 polo player) and Alejandro • Alejandro Novillo Astrada (level 8 polo player) participated in the game together. In this competition, the organizer has designated a special area to present the works of the Swiss watch brand Jaeger-LeCoultre. The Casa Fagliano leather workshop in Argentina will also show its superb skills in custom polo boots. .
Jaeger-LeCoultre continues to fulfill its commitment to the Cowdray Park Polo Club, serving as the official sponsor of the 2015 British Open Polo Championship Gold Cup. The 2015 British Polo Open Jaeger-LeCoultre Golden Cup will start on June 23, 2015 and the finals will be held on Sunday, July 19.
Since the birth of the Reverso watch in 1931, Jaeger-LeCoultre has become increasingly close to Polo. For more than a decade, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s name has always been accompanied by large-scale polo events around the world, especially in Argentina. Polo players such as Eduardo Novillo Astrada, Luke Tomlinson, and the Marquise of Port Milford (Clare Mountbatten) are all Jaeger- LeCoultre brand ambassadors. Their profound friendship with the brand undoubtedly proves that Jaeger-LeCoultre and the polo field share the same values.