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S I M P LY A B U DH A B I
FromManchester toMonaco.
Global Champions Tour, Jumping International de Monaco
His Highness Sheikh Shakhboot Bin Nahyan Al Nahyan
competes for Jaeger-LeCoultre in Pro-amMonaco
I
n the dramatic competition devised by Charlotte
Casiraghi, Honorary President of the GCT
Monaco, 15 teams of amateur and professional
riders joined forces for a fast and furious race to victory
and a share of the first prize.
Jaeger-LeCoultre was honored to be represented by
United Arab Emirates leading rider His Highness
Sheikh Shakhboot Bin Nahyan Al Nahyan. Charlotte
Casiraghi, the patron of the show, competed in the Cup
together with Edwina Tops-Alexander, a long-time
friend of Jaeger-LeCoultre.
Princess Caroline of Monaco awarded the Jaeger-
LeCoultre Pro-AmCup champions, Masoni SpA team.
Watched by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of
Monaco, the Grand Prix produced great sporting drama
and plenty of upsets, with the best in the world being
toppled by impressive newcomers to the GCT.
French rider Kevin Staut polished off a fantastic victory
in the Global Champions Tour of Monaco. Isabelle
Gervais, Jaeger-LeCoultre International Public
Relations Director, awarded the champion with the
Grande Reverso Ultra Thin Tribute to 1931.
Jaeger-LeCoultre takes great pride in being the official
partner and time keeper of Global Champions Tour
whose finals will take place in Abu Dhabi inNovember
2012.
Jaeger-LeCoultre at Global Champions Tour in Monaco