Mechelen, Belgium – December 27, 2022 – Jumping Mechelen is an international horse event that takes place traditionally between Christmas and New Year’s. This year Jumping Mechelen celebrates its 40th birthday. With a day especially for our young ones, a night full of live music and no less than 3 World Cups, it’s going to be a major success.
For many visitors, the highlight of Jumping Mechelen is the Longines FEI World Cup jumping on Friday December 30. Each year the Nekkerhal is filled to the roof for this exciting jumping competition. Dressage fans can enjoy the FEI Dressage World Cup on Thursday 29 December. We’ll close the week with the FEI World Cup Driving on Friday evening. Joy guaranteed during these three international shows. Did you know that at Jumping Mechelen the best international jumping ponies also strive for their own “worldcup”, the FEI Jumping Ponies’ Trophy?
Jumping Mechelen unites horselovers from all over Belgium. Both amateurs and professionals get their chance. Local jumping riders could qualify for the finals of the JM Indoor Masters that are held throughout the week. For the dressage riders there are also many national and international competitions for both ponies and horses. For those who love to see the international riders, there’s a large choice in international jumping and dressage competitions. For the young horses there’s the Free Jumping final followed by the auction for 2 year old jumping horses. There’s something to watch for everyone!
Check out the full program here.
More than Just a Sport
Besides the variety of competitions you can also do some shopping at Jumping Mechelen, enjoy a drink of learn something more from our exhibitors. A variety of shows and demos make sure there’s a filled program for everybody.
Source: Press Release from Jumping Mechelen
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