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7th edition of the Megève -Edmond de Rothschild International Show Jumping Competition
6/8/2017 - Events

7th edition of the Megève -Edmond de Rothschild International Show Jumping Competition

From the 18th to 23rd July 2017, in the heart of the village!

Following 6 highly acclaimed editions, the Megève Edmond de Rothschild International Show Jumping  that has established itself, without pretension, as the highlight rendezvous of the season writes a new page in its history, from the 18th to 23rd July 2017, in the heart of the village of Megève.

RIDERS KNOWN ALL OVER THE WORLD

 For the 7th edition, this competition invites the best riders to come and discover or rediscover the famous arena in the heart of the Alps. The current Olympic title holder, Englishman Nick Skelton, is a regular at the Megèvan competition, just like American, Laura Kraut (Team Gold – Peeking 2008) or even Olivier Robert, who following a magnificent victory right here in 2016 has already confirmed his presence. In one year, the rising star of the French team has captured our minds with his numerous rankings; 5th in the Helsinki Grand Prix and Lyon Grand Prix in October, 8th in the London Grand Prix in December, 4th in the Göteborg Grand Prix in February, all of which have enabled him to make his dream come true, to take part in the World Cup Final.

PRESTIGIOUS EVENT OPEN TO ALL

Organised in a masterly fashion by the Megève en Selle association, the Show Jumping offers an enchanting break to the 350 French and foreign riders expected over the 6 days of competition. The extraordinary atmosphere that reigns during the competition, to which admission is free, is appreciated by nearly 25,000 visitors each year. Added to the high-level competitions there are also magical moments by the ringside thanks to exceptional events at the exhibitor’s village, where you can find Megève’s best restaurants, designer fashion boutiques, saddlery and exhibitions by widely appreciated artists.

IN FIGURES

  • 25,000 visitors
  • 30 amateur and professional competitions over 6 days
  • 350 riders
  • 20 nations in 2016
  • 500 horses
  • + € 200,000 in Prize Money

 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Wednesday 19th July: Fancy dress relay in teams of 3 - Am/Pro
  • Friday 21st July: Champion awards – simultaneous parallel event
  • Saturday 22nd July: Spectacular 6-bar competition + Concert
  • Sunday 23rd July: The Megève - Edmond de Rothschild CSI*** Grand Prix
  • “The Show jumping ringside Aperitif”: By the ringside every evening from 6pm

 

All along the day, find in the village of the Jumping International Megève the art of living by Edmond de Rothschild, embodied by the activities Edmond de Rothschild Heritage:

  • the restaurant of the Domaine du Mont d'Arbois where you can taste simple seasonal products and pizzas
  • the wine bar of the Compagnie Vinicole Edmond de Rothschild in which you will enjoy a selection of wines around a plate to be shared
  • Gift idea or a simple souvenir: A shop offering products and wine Edmond de Rothschild Heritage such as honey, terrine, truffled Brie de Meaux and olive oil.
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