Open for Entries – FEI Jumping World Challenge2020 1st Competition & HKEF Local Jumping Competitions

2020/01/23

Dear members,

 

Open for Entries – FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 1st Competition & HKEF Local Jumping Competitions

 

The HKEF is pleased to share with you that the 1st Competition of the FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 and the HKEF Local Jumping Competition organized by HKEF, subvented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club scheduled on 7 March 2020 (Sat) are now open for entries.

 

Event details are as follows:

 

FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 Hong Kong
1st Competition Information

Date 6* & 7 March, 2020 (Fri & Sat)
*Horse Inspection on Friday 6 March 2020
Location Beas River Equestrian Centre, Hong Kong Jockey Club
Course Designer Mr. Christoph JOHNEN (GER)
Judges Mr. James Pearson, President of Ground Jury (HKG)

Dr. Linda Lam, Member of Ground Jury (HKG)

Ms. Annie Chung, Member of Ground Jury (HKG)

Important Messages

 

  • 50% subsidy on horse transportation

In order to encourage and assist more riders to compete in the Challenge, the HKEF will provide a 50% subsidy on horse transportation for all HKEF members competing at the FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 classes. Reimbursement for the 50% horse transportation cost will be processed upon receipt of the original invoices to HKEF office on or before 6:00p.m., 20 March 2020 (Friday). Any late submission will not be accepted.

 

  • Horse inspection
    Horse inspection will be conducted on Friday, 6 March 2020 (Friday) at the Beas River Equestrian Centre Competition Paddock at around 4:15PM (TBC).

Dr. Lawrence Chan will be our Veterinary Delegate for the FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 1st Competition.

Any riders who are not able to attend the horse inspection should obtain prior approval.

 

The HKEF is delighted to share with you our trot-up video starring Hong Kong rider Patrick Lam and demonstrating a correct trot-up at horse inspection of FEI event.

YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thrsWKdbHFE

 

  • Best-presented Award

Best-presented Awardwill be selected by the Judges and the Veterinarians during the horse inspection. A cash prize of HK$200 will also be granted to the groom as a token of encouragement on competition dates.

 

  • Minimum participation

As stated in the show schedules, ungraded classes may be cancelled if less than five entries are received.

 

Essential Documents

  1. Show schedules of FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 Hong Kong 1st Competition on 7 March 2020 (Sat)
  2. Show schedule of HKEF Local Jumping Competition on 7 March 2020 (Sat)
  3. Entry forms for both FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 Hong Kong 1st Competition and HKEF Local Jumping Competition
  4. Course Plans for FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 Hong Kong 1st Competition
  5. Rules for FEI Jumping World Challenge 2020 Hong Kong 1st Competition (Mark-up version)
  6. 2020 Guidelines for Course Builder for FEI Jumping World Challenge Courses

 

Entries should be submitted by fax or by email on or before 6:00 p.m. 3 March 2020 (Tue) to the Federation’s secretariat. Should you have any inquiries, please contact our Show Secretary, Zoe Tang at 2966 1593.

 

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at the Challenge!

 

Best regards,

Hong Kong Equestrian Federation

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