ROLEX AND EQUESTRIANISM

World of Rolex

The crown in equestrianism for over 50 years, Rolex is a major force at play, supporting the pinnacle of the Sport. From toplevel riders to iconic events, Rolex has cultivated a privileged relationship with this elit world.

Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy

Rolex and equestrianism

It is the height of equestrian competition. Since 1990, the World Equestrian Games have been held every four years, attracting the sport’s most elite athletes: equestrian champions who compete individually and in teams before more than 500,000 spectators. A wonder to watch and a dream come true to win, the 2014 edition will be held in Normandy, France. Since 2002, Rolex has partnered this ultimate test of perseverance and skill.

ROLEX GRAND SLAM OF SHOW JUMPING

Rolex and equestrianism

Equestrianism - Rolex Timeless Luxury Watches
Rolex has been involved in equestrianism since 1957. Discover the Datejust, a timeless luxury watch, on the Official Rolex Website.


The Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping is a historic new challenge created in 2013 by three of the world’s greatest equestrian shows: CHIO Aachen, the CSIO Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ Tournament and CHI Geneva. Considered by the founders to be the ultimate show jumping test, the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping rewards the rider who wins the Grand Prix at each show in succession.

CHIO AACHEN WORLD EQUESTRIAN FESTIVAL

Rolex and equestrianism

Equestrianism - Rolex Timeless Luxury Watches
Rolex has been involved in equestrianism since 1957. Discover the Datejust, a timeless luxury watch, on the Official Rolex Website.


It is the ultimate dream for riders; the ultimate spectacle for enthusiasts. It is simply magnetic as they assemble together on hallowed grounds, united by an equal passion. With every masterful jump, elegant piaffe and stunning athletic movement, Aachen epitomizes the equestrian event against which all others are measured.

The Crown has been in Equestrianism for over 50 years, Rolex is a major force at play, supporting the pinnacle of the sport.

Equestrianism - Rolex Timeless Luxury Watches
Rolex has been involved in equestrianism since 1957. Discover the Datejust, a timeless luxury watch, on the Official Rolex Website.

THE 2014 CSIO
SPRUCE MEADOWS ‘MASTERS’

Rolex and equestrianism

With the world’s leading riders and top horses taking part, the CSIO Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’ in Calgary, Canada makes for an exciting show full of intense competition and equestrian mastery. In 2013, this elite level event raised the bar even higher by joining forces with the two other equestrian Majors – CHIO Aachen and CHI Geneva – to create the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping, the first global initiative to reward the rider who wins the Grand Prix at each show in succession. Held from 10-14 September, the 2014 edition guarantees a display of show jumping excellence at its finest. 

CHI Geneva

Rolex and equestrianism

Since 1996, Rolex has been the Presenting Sponsor of CHI Geneva, a pre-eminent jumping competition currently in its 53rd edition. Voted the Best Indoor Event for the fifth time by the members of the International Jumping Riders Club (IJRC), the Geneva International Horse Show brings together an extraordinary line-up of titled riders in the world’s largest indoor equestrian arena for four days of intense action.

Equestrianism - Rolex Timeless Luxury Watches
Rolex has been involved in equestrianism since 1957. Discover the Datejust, a timeless luxury watch, on the Official Rolex Website.

ROLEX IJRC TOP 10 FINAL

Rolex and equestrianism

The International Jumping Riders Club unveiled the concept of a Top 10 Final in 2001 to recognize the achievements of the finest riders in Show Jumping. A highlight of the equestrian calendar and sponsored by Rolex since the beginning, the resulting Rolex IJRC Top 10 Final brings together the 10 best riders in the world for an exciting competition at the highest level of the sport. A formidable display of equestrian excellence at its best.

ROLEX GRAND SLAM
OF EVENTING

Rolex and equestrianism

Kentucky, Badminton and Burghley. Winning just one of these legendary eventing competitions represents the pinnacle of achievement; winning all three consecutively represents perfection. Rolex created the Grand Slam of Eventing to inspire the world's finest riders and horses to new heights. Since its inception, only one has risen to the challenge – Pippa Funnell. There is no doubt the bar has been raised.

INDOOR BRABANT
'S-HERTOGENBOSCH

Rolex and equestrianism

The Indoor Brabant 's-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands is highly valued by riders. The emblematic competition held on Dutch soil extended its association with Rolex in 2014. Host of the World Cup Final in 2012 and an equestrian establishment of international acclaim, the Indoor Brabant is part of the top international jumping shows. Regarded as the highlight of the show, the Rolex Grand Prix promises to test the skill and understanding of even the very best horse and rider partnerships.

FTI WINTER EQUESTRIAN FESTIVAL

Rolex and equestrianism

Datejust

Datejust

The Oyster Perpetual

The Oyster Perpetual Datejust is the watch of reference for those who believe that elegance is timeless.