Show Jumping is one of the most popular equestrian discipline in the Gulf region and The Emirates Longines Show Jumping League competion will be featured at the Emirates Equestrian Centre on Friday and Saturday, December 16 -17. Competition will begin each dat at 3:30 pm.
The competiton will include a total of 126 horses as a total of AED 110,000 in prizemoney will be offered in the eight classes held over the two days.
The highlight will be the Big Tour class - to be held on Saturday, December 17 with jumps to be set between 130 and 140 centemeters.
Friday will begin with the Beginner’s Tour, with the jumps set at 80 to 90 centimeters, held in the warm-up arena. The Small Tour competiton, featuring jumps from 100 to 115 centimeters will also get underway at 3:30 pm and will be held in the main arena. This will be followed by the Open, Medium and Big Tour and the jumps will be set from 120 up to 130 centimeters.
Saturday’s competion will get underway with the Medium Tour & Big Tour, jumps set at 120 up to 130 centimeters. Following the competition’s highlight, the Big Tour, will be the eighth and concluding class the Small Tour, Young Horses.
Admission is free and enjoy great family entertainment with pony rides and bouncy castles for the children and food and beverages available.
The Emirates Equestrian Centre is located adjancet Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa.
For further information contact the Emirates Equestrian Centre: +971 50 553 7986 or +971 50 558 7656, Website: www.emiratesequestriancentre.com
The Emirates Equestrian Centre will host the prestigious Dubai Show Jumping Championship, an exciting three-day competition to be held January 5-7. The competion will feature some of the best riders in the world competing in the UAE.