2017 News

First episode of 2016 LGCT International TV Highlights: Magnificent Miami Beach

Release date: 10/02/2017

Photo: LGCT / Sportfot

As we head to the 12th season of the Longines Global Champions Tour, which kicks off in Mexico City this coming April, now is the perfect opportunity to take a look back at the incredible 2016 season event by event with our international highlights programmes. 

Broadcast around the world on TV channels internationally, including CNBC, the highlights programme showcases each LGCT Grand Prix, telling the story of the Championship battle as the season unfolded at 15 unique and iconic destinations around the globe. Behind the scenes content, exclusive interviews and features, and of course all the in-arena action as the world's best battle it out at the world's premier show jumping series is packed into a 26 minute programme and are now available to view online. 

The first instalment sees the Tour kick start the season at the magnificent Miami Beach, where two time LGCT Champion of Champions Edwina Tops-Alexander (AUS) smashed the opposition in a stunning opening event. With her fiery mare Lintea Tequila, the pair were the perfect epitome of ‘Fortune Favours the Brave’, leaving the watching audience on the edge of their seats during a high-octane jump off, and pipping home heros McLain Ward (USA) and HH Azur to the win.  

Sit back and settle in to enjoy the first in the 2016 Longines Global Champions Tour highlights season, the LGCT Grand Prix of Miami Beach. 

Stay tuned for LGCT Mexico City coming soon...