Basel, Switzerland – January 11, 2022 – It’s showtime for showjumping once again as the holidays are over and the noble sport shifts to a higher gear this week with several important FEI-level competitions taking place all over the world. The 2022/2023 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup – Western European League resumes during the Longines CHI Classics at Basel, Switzerland. The European continent also features four other FEI-rated horse shows, all CSI 2* rated.
In the Middle East, the Al Shira’aa International Horse Show packs a double punch, hosting not only a leg of the World Cup and other CSI 4*-W classes but also CSI 2*-level ones. Across the Atlantic Ocean and under the Palm Trees of the Wellington International venue, the 2023 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) upgrades its main challenges to the CSI 3* level, a feat duplicated at during the second week of the Desert Circuit at Desert International Horse Park in Thermal, California, USA.
Please refer to the list of FEI-level events below with links to more information about them. Stay tuned for our Live Streaming post with links to the streaming feeds for each of them too. Enjoy!
1) Longines CHI Classics – Basel CSI 5*-W
2) Al Shira’aa International Horse Show CSI 4*-W & 2*
3) Winter Equestrian Festival – Wellington CSI 3*
4) Desert International Horse Park – Thermal CSI 3*
5) Sunshine Tour – Vejer de La Frontera CSI 2*
8) Hippisch Centrum Exloo CSI 2*
9) World Equestrian Center – Ocala
10) World Equestrian Center – Wilmington
Source: FEI – Fédération Equestre Internationale / US Equestrian – United States Equestrian Federation
Photos: © Longines CHI Classics / Katja Stuppia
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