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Tops International Arena Ready to Host Champions during GC Valkenswaard CSI 5*

Valkenswaard, The Netherlands – September 07, 2020 – With less than a week to go until GC Valkenswaard the final preparations are taking place! The spectacular, state-of-the-art Tops International Arena will host GC Valkenswaard 10 – 13 September. The superb facilities at the epicentre of equestrianism in Europe have raised the bar in equestrian sport to new heights. Designed with the horse as the top priority, the show ground features an exceptional 125m by 85m sweeping sand arena, four further arenas featuring top class footing, canter tracks and lunging arenas, expansive warm up arenas, exceptional wash areas and facilities for grooms to provide top standard care and over 500 world class and beautifully designed stables available for visiting competitors. 

For the full schedule please see below. 
(Please note, all times local and may be subject to change or alteration)

Where can I watch it? 

All the CSI5* rounds will be streamed live via our website featuring expert commentary on the feature classes and of course all the action from the arena. Check out GCTV here to be directed to the live stream during the event. 

Provisional Timetable

Thursday 10th September 2020
17.30    Warm-up class 1 horse per rider – 60″ per horse                          
 

Friday 11th September 2020
8.00    CSI YH1* 6-7y – Table A-AC (2.000€) – Main Arena
10.15    CSI 2* Medium Tour 1.40m – 2 Phases (4.000€) – Second Arena
11.30    CSI 2* Big Tour 1.45m – 2 Phases (5.000€) – Main Arena
13.15    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.35m – 2 Phases (1.500€) – Second Arena
14.15    CSI 5* 1.45m – 2 Phases (25.400€) – Main Arena
16.15    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.25m – 2 Phases (1.500€) – Second Arena
17.00    CSI 5* 1.50/1.55m – Table A-AC (51.100€) – Main Arena 
 
Saturday 12th September 2020
8.00    CSI YH1* 6-7y – Table A-AC (3.000€) – Second Arena
9.30    CSI 2* Big Tour 1.45m – Table A-AC (25.400€) – Main Arena
11.30    CSI 2* Medium Tour 1.40m – Table A-AC (5.000€) – Second Arena
12.45    CSI 5* 1.45/1.50m – Table A-AC with jump-off (51.100€) – Main Arena
14.14    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.35m – Table A-AC (2.000€) – Second Arena
17.00    CSI 5* GC Grand Prix of Valkenswaard 1.60m – Table A with jump-off (300.000€) – Main Arena
17.00    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.25m – Table A-AC (1.500€) – Second Arena 


Sunday 13th September 2020
8.00    CSI 2* Big Tour 1.45m – Table A with jump-off (25.500€) – Main Arena
8.00    CSI YH1* 6-7y Final – Table A with jump-off (5.000€) – Second Arena
10.30    CSI 2* Medium Tour 1.40m – Table A with jump-off (6.000€) – Second Arena
12.15    CSI 5* GCL of Valkenswaard 1.50/1.55m – Table A – 1st round – Main Arena
14.00    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.35m – Table A with jump-off – Second Arena
14.35    CSI 5* GCL of Valkenswaard 1.55m – Table A – 2nd round (95.000€) – Main Arena
16.45    CSI 5* Individual competition 1.50/1.55m – Table A – 1st round – Main Arena
17.30    CSI 2* Small Tour 1.25m – Table A-AC (3.000€) – Second Arena
18.15    CSI 5* Individual competition 1.50/1.55m – Table A – 2nd round – Main Arena

Source: Press release from Global Champions Tour

Photo: © LGCT / Stefano Grasso