Photograph: Leszek Wójcik
The competitors for the Nations Cup within the equestrian triathlon will happen on the hippodrome in Morawa throughout LOTTO Strzegom Horse Trials. Will the Polish workforce take the win as soon as once more?
The FEI Eventing Nations Cup season started in March in Montelibretti, Italy. The tour consists of eight legs throughout Europe. After two competitions, the Belgian workforce are the present leaders. This 12 months, the battle shouldn’t be solely about Nations Cup factors. A excessive place within the classification of the complete sequence is an opportunity for groups that haven’t but certified to safe their workforce for the Olympic Video games – Paris 2024
Throughout LOTTO Strzegom Horse Trials, the fourth leg of the Nations Cup might be settled. In Poland, will probably be the highest-ranked class in eventing, i.e. an equestrian triathlon, by which riders and their horses compete in three trials: dressage, cross-country, and present leaping.
For the final three years, the Polish nationwide workforce ended the battle on the Strzegom stage of the Nations Cup for with a spot on the rostrum, and final 12 months, for the primary time in historical past, the white-and-red workforce had been victorious.
Along with the Nations Cup, the sports activities program consists of as many as 9 worldwide courses from one to 4 stars, together with ones for all youth classes. Powerhouse eventing groups have already introduced their participation: Nice Britain and, for the primary time in historical past, a workforce from the USA.
“This 12 months we rejoice the jubilee twentieth version of the competitors. Rather more than the sporting spectacle awaits the followers. This system consists of many sights for the audiences. Let’s rejoice collectively,” says Marcin Konarski, chairman of the organizing committee.
The Interest Horse competitors, which has not too long ago been beating recognition information, might be a shock innovation. It’s a new sport self-discipline by which rivals problem themselves on “horses” made from a horse’s head on a wood bar, and the principles of competitors are impressed by the rules of equestrian reveals. The 2-day event, on June 24-25, might be held in eventing for the primary time in Poland.
This system additionally consists of performances by stuntmen who will current their vaulting abilities within the present of the Caucasian jigitovka, in addition to canine agility reveals.
The competitors will happen on June 22-25, on the hippodrome in Morawa close to Strzegom, Decrease Silesia. Admission is free.