New shareholders for the LGCT

New shareholders for the LGCT

Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) and Global Champions League (GCL) today announce a new partnership with global investment holding company Tennor

Jan Tops, Founder and President of the Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL, will continue to lead the strategic growth and development of the top-level equestrian sport circuit working closely with Tennor.

Jan Tops: “At the Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL we have focused to be at the highest level and to ensure a strong and sustainable future for show jumping and all its stakeholders. I’d like to thank Frank McCourt, together we launched a very successful GCL. I look forward to working in partnership with Tennor to continue that development and to further expand GCL in new markets and to new audiences in the digital era.”

Lars Windhorst: “I look forward to working with Jan Tops to help build on the success of this fantastic global sports property. Jan has been the pioneering figure at the top level of show jumping for many years and I am delighted that Tennor will be part of that continuing journey and the exciting opportunities ahead.”

Frank H McCourt Jr: “Partnering with Jan over the last 6 years to build the innovative and successful GCL and to grow the geographic footprint of the Longines Global Champions Tour has been exciting. Great value has been created and I am confident that both the league and the tour are positioned for continued success. I wish Jan and Lars the best in the years to come.”