FEI World Cup in Lyon the pick of the weekend events.
Let’s look ahead to the main show-jumping events taking place this week, starting with the third leg of the FEI World Cup which stops off in Lyon, France.
After last year’s leg, won by the home rider Roger-Yves Bost with Qoud’Coeur de la Loge, expectations are naturally high amongst the French fans.
But before the World Cup action, there have already been a series of competitions while tomorrow will also see the start of the CDI5* trials for the Dressage Reem Acra World Cup. For the five star show-jumping however, fans will have to wait until Friday the 30th of October and the Prix Region Rhone Alpes over 1.50m.
Flying the flag for Italy in Lyon meanwhile will be Lorenzo De Luca (Erco van t Roosakker, Zoe II), Emanuele Gaudiano (Caspar 232, Guess 6) and Giulia Martinengo Marquet (Fixdesign Istafan Sissi). De Luca (Halifax vh Kluizebos) and Martinengo (Fine Edition) will also be in action for the CSI reserved to young horses while Luca Meschini (Accura van de Meersen Z) in the complementary CSI 2. Official website: www.equitalyon.com
The North American division is also staging a World Cup leg in Kentucky at the prestigious CSI4*-W Lexington. To find out more, here is the official website: www.nhs.org
Remaining in North America, Canada is staging the CSI3*-W Calgary at the Stampede Park. See here for more: www.calgarystampede.com
Coming back into Europe, Holland plays host to the CSI3* Maastricht Indoor and begins on Friday the 30th of October 2015 where Italy’s hopes will fall upon Piergiorgio Bucci. Click here for more: www.jumpingindoormaastricht.nl
There are also a series of 2 star events, one of which is being held in Varese, Italy. See here: www.equieffe.itCSI2*, Oliva Nova Valencia, Spain – Mediterranean Equestrian Tour (www.mediterranean-equestrian-tour.net)
Opglabbeek, Belgium – Italian riders: Alessia Adenè (Hot Springs Vd Dwerse Hagen), Giorgia Failla (Cliff de Brinco Lindenhof Z, Valetta Dh Z), Guido Franchi (Billy Jean 20, Cirocco, Cosmaschiewa), William Furlini (Tiggy de la Roque) and Alberto Zorzi (Casquino, Castillio, Mezzaluna Tok). Click here for more: www.sentowerpark.com
Linz-Ebelsberg, Austria – Linzer Pferdefestival – official website: www.linzerpferdefestival.com
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