Spain will jump in the 12 position at the qualifying round of the Longines Nations Cup Final
Spain will jump in the 12 position at the qualifying round of the Longines Nations Cup Final, after the result of the starting order draw, which has taken place this afternoon.
Draw of the Longines FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final this evening
The VIP tent of the CSIO Barcelona will host today at 6 pm (CET) the starting order draw for the Longines nations Cup Final. The 15 teams qualified for the final will compete tomorrow for a ticket to the big final at the Olympic arena of the Real Club de Polo. The eight best classified teams will jump in the final on Saturday night, while the bottom seven will compete at the Longines Challenge Cup on Friday at 9 pm.
CSIO Barcelona 2017 is here. The best riders and horses arrive to Barcelona
“13 of the 20 best riders in the world will be here” announced Santiago Mercé, the
new President of the CSIO Barcelona at the Official Presentation of the 106 th CSIO
Barcelona, the 106 th edition of the oldest sporting event in Spain, which will be held at
the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona, from Thursday September 28 to Sunday October 1.
Tomorrow Official Presentation of CSIO Barcelona 2017
Official presentation (12h) of the 106th CSIO Barcelona edition
Spain will participate with Álvarez Aznar, Arias, Fernández Saro, Menéndez Mieres and Roquet at the Longines FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final
The Spanish team taking part in the Longines FEI Nations Cup Final which will start at the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona next Thursday, September 28th has just been published
Eduardo Álvarez Aznar arrives to Barcelona with Dollar Girl 46 and Rockefeller of Pleville Bois Margot, Julio Arias does it with Lennox Luis and Reggae du Tillard, Manuel Fernandez Saro will ride Cuidam and Santiago del Blondel, Gerardo Menéndez Mieres arrives with Cassino DC and Costello DC and Laura Roquet with Cachaca and Sandi Puigroq.
CSIO Barcelona 2017 horses will jump the "Eixample"
This morning, the Saló de Cròniques (Hall of Chronicles) of the Barcelona City Hall, hosted the presentation of the obstacle “L’Eixample”, within the framework of CSIO Barcelona 2017, the oldest international competition in Spain.
The obstacle, which represents the street layout of the Eixample District, has been designed by Maica Avenido and Jialen Yangji, students of the prestigious Escola Massana Art and Design Center, whose project won the third edition of the contest “A Jump for the City”, an initiative supported by the Barcelona Equestrian Challenge.
Download the official CSIO Barcelona APP!
For the second year in a row CSIO Barcelona offers the official App for mobile devices and tablets. The app will allow fans to receive up-to-the minute news on all the main competition developments. During the event, you’ll be able to follow the riders’ progress with the ‘Live Score’ feature, while away from the competitive action, the app will keep you up to date with the other programmed activities. You’ll also be able to exchange invitations for tickets, buy tickets and receive offers and exclusive free gifts from our sponsors.
CSIO Barcelona presents its "Jump for the City"
Next Monday, September 18 at 12:00 p.m., the obstacle will be officially presented in front of Barcelona’s City Council. In addition to the two project designers, David Escudé, Barcelona City Council’s Commissioner for Sport; Emilio Zegrí, Real Club de Polo de Barcelona Foundation President; Santiago Mercé, CSIO Barcelona President; and Daniel Garcia Giró, CSIO Barcelona Director, will be present at the event.
Countdown to CSIO Barcelona 2017 begins with Longines as new Title Sponsor
With less than a month to go to the start of CSIO Barcelona 2017, everything at the Real Polo Club de Barcelona (RPCB) is in place to welcome the world's best riders and horses. From September 28th to October 1st , the Barcelona club's Olympic facilities will play host to Spain's oldest international sporting event, which this year celebrates its 106th edition. Over four thrilling days in Barcelona, more than 40,000 spectators will be treated to the very best of equestrian sport at an event that will also be celebrating a very special double-anniversary: 120 years since the foundation of the RPCB, and 25 years since the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games.
Longines becomes title partner of the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping
Longines will become title partner of the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping series as part of a long-term agreement with the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), with the new partnership being celebrated at next month’s Final at the CSIO Barcelona in the Real Club de Polo. Longines, which became the FEI’s first Top Partner in 2013, has also extended its global partnership with the FEI in a historic agreement signed in Gothenburg (SWE) today.