Valkenswaard, The Netherlands – September 03, 2020 – Another weekend of thrilling show jumping kicks off tomorrow at Tops International Arena as the CSI 2* and CSIYH 1* competitions get under way. From 4-6 September, 143 riders representing 31 countries will compete for top honours in this prestigious competition.
Top names in the sport will be in action in Valkenswaard, with Edwina Tops-Alexander (AUS), Simon Delestre (FRA), Hans-Dieter Dreher (GER), Darragh Kenny (IRL), Lorenzo de Luca (ITA), Alberto Zorzi (ITA)and Malin Baryard-Johnsson (SWE) have all entered for top showjumping throughout the weekend.
Danish rider Thomas Velin (DEN) returns to international competition this weekend, six years after his last visit to Tops International Arena. Praising the organisation and facilities of the purpose-built venue, he said “I am really looking forward to competing here. It is my first international show this year. I just arrived and I am impressed by the organisation. Everything is just perfect.”
All the action will be streamed live on Tops International Arena here.
Source: Press release from Longines Global Champions Tour
Photo: © LGCT / Mario Grassia