The Vilamoura World Grand Prix

Friday, 30 September 2016 - Vilamoura equestrian events

The Vilamoura World Grand Prix is to be held this Sunday, October the 2nd, with winners qualifying for the European Championship.

This Vilamoura World Jumping competition will be hosted at the Vilamoura Equestrian Centre, between the 22nd of September and the 16th of October. The Vilamoura Champions Tour attracts more than 500 riders and their teams, with a total of 32 nationalities represented. The prze at the Grand Prix is €30000.

The Vilamoura Equestrian Centre is a part of the Vilamoura World Master Plan, and the facility consists of five arenas, 900 boxes, a veterinary clinic and a restaurant/bar. The excellent weather, quality of infrastructure and wide scope of leisure offer contribute to Vilamoura being the perfect location for events of this size and characteristics.

Paul Taylor, president of Vilamoura World, states that "this event and Vilamoura Equestrian Centre are an integral part of our Master Plan, which ensures Vilamoura is an attractive tourist and living location.  Vilamoura delivers a diversified and aspirational offer which transcends generations.