Longines Jumping International de La Baule CSIO 5* Postponed

La Baule, France – March 29, 2021 – Traditionally held in mid-May and initially scheduled for May 13-16, 2021, the Longines Jumping International de La Baule CSIO 5* has been forced to be postponed due to the unstable health context.

Exceptionally this year, the legendary Baulois competition will take place from June 10 to 13, 2021 at the François André stadium (44).

Mark your calendars so you don’t miss the highlights:

  • Friday June 11, 2021, 2:00 PM: Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup
  • Saturday June 12, 2021, 1:00 PM: Derby of the Pays de la Loire region
  • Sunday June 13, 2021, 1:00 p.m .: Longines Grand Prix of the City of La Baule

“Like all organizers of sports competitions and those involved in events, we are closely monitoring the evolution of the virus and the resulting government measures. This persistent uncertainty over the coming months has forced us to consider, in consultation with the FFE and the FEI initially and then with our partners, this possibility of postponing the one-month contest in the calendar. This decision was taken with the sole aim of giving him a chance to hold on to allow the best riders and horses in the world to be able to count on a preparatory stage in this Olympic year,” declared Pierre de Brissac, President of Longines Jumping International de La Baule

Source: Press release from Jumping International de La Baule

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