Nevers will be welcoming his first international show jumping competition from october 12 to 15 at the expo center, 5mn away from the hotel.
350 horses and riders coming from France, England, Germany, Swizerland, Belgium. Morroco as well as Brazil are expected.
They should be around 1260 paths with obstacles from 110 to 135 cm high for poneys and from 110 to 145cm for the horses. Saturday evening will be the time for a horse ”power” competition.
Later on in the season, october 20 to 22, Centre Expo will be use this time for a national pro and amateur competition.
Entrance fee will be very ”cheap”, 2,50 euros!! ”The reason behind that price is to promote this new horses jumping competition ” explain Xavier Morel, city of Nevers vice-mayor. ”We like Nevers to become the horses capital each october’s year”.