Longines Future Ski Champions
As Official Timekeepers to the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, this year Longines is organising the Longines Future Ski Champions in Val d'Isère in collaboration with the International Ski Federation (FIS). Fourteen young (U16) athletes from fourteen countries are invited to take part in a giant slalom down the official compeitition piste. The Norwegian skier, 2013 downhill world champion and Longines "Ambassador of Elegance" Aksel Lund Svindal will be the patron of the project and will present this season's official watch in Val d'Isère - a chronograph from the Conquest Classic collection.
On the first day, the fourteen participants trained on the slopes of Val d’Isère and took part in the bib draw at the Press Center.