Eventing: The season begins in Strzegom
Strzegom, Poland, April 1, 2019: Next week’s show opens a new season of eventing in Strzegom. Over 350 horses on the startlists, competing in 11 international and national classes.
The audience will have the opportunity to see 250 athletes from 21 countries, including China, Japan and the USA. Polish representatives are the biggest group, with the current National Champion, Jan Kamiński, also competing during the show.
Six international and five national classes of various difficulty levels will be played out at the hippodrome in Morawa. The show will also be the first opportunity to qualify for the European Championships for Ponies, taking place in Strzegom in August, and also to gain points for the Olympic Games rankings for senior riders.
Strzegom Spring Open starts on Thursday with dressage tests. The final showjumping and cross-country rounds, determining the winners, will take place on Sunday.
The entry for the event is free of charge, and kids are welcome to drop by for free pony rides during the show.
Timetable and entries are available on: www.eventing.
Photo: Leszek Wojcik