Equestrian Australia is pleased to announce a new home for the Equestrian Grand Final in 2015 – Australia’s International Three Day Event, happening in Adelaide from 19-22 November.
EA is excited to be taking the Grand Final to a new city and having it run alongside one of Australia’s most spectator friendly events. For competitors it presents a chance to compete in the heart of Adelaide, in front of big crowds and unique atmosphere.
While the location may be changing, you can be assured of a Grand Final as spectacular as ever, bringing together the best of the best in the Olympic disciplines, offering big thrills, big suspense and big prize money.
NEW! Design Competition
How would you like the chance to attend the Gow Gates Exhibition Eventing Grand Final at this year’s Australian International Three Day Event and be on the arena to meet riders as they walk the course?
We are offering a creative individual an opportunity to be an honorary show jump designer at this year’s Equestrian Grand Final.
What is the Equestrian Grand Final?
Featuring Australia’s top riders in jumping, dressage and eventing, the Equestrian Grand Final brings together the best of the best in the Olympic disciplines, offering big thrills, big suspense and big prize money.
When and where is the 2015 Equestrian Grand Final being held?
#Adelaide, #SouthAustralia is a friendly and vibrant city surrounded by rolling hills and world-class beaches, with an unhurried lifestyle hard to find in other cities. The New York Times has Adelaide in the ‘52 Places to Go in 2015’ list, coming in at number 24 – the ONLY Australian city to make the list. If you’re coming to Equestrian Grand Final Event, why not come early or stay for a couple of additional days and see some of the sights? Discover all about Adelaide with Adelaide's Little Black Book and check the things you must do!
Event schedule :
- Thursday 19 November from 4.15pm - 6.30pm : EGF Dressage - Prix Saint Georges
- Friday 20 November from 4.30pm - 6.40pm : EGF Dressage - Intermediate 1 Freestyle
- Saturday 21 November from 4.30pm - 5.30pm : EGF Gow-Gates Exhibition Eventing
- Saturday 21 November from 6pm - 7.30pm : EGF IRT Jumping Warm-up
- Sunday 22 November from 1.15pm - 3pm : EGF IRT Jumping World-Cup
What is the significance of the 2015 event?
In Adelaide for the first time and running alongside Australia’s premier equestrian event – Australia’s International Three Day Event – the Equestrian Grand Final will offer a unique viewing experience for spectators while providing athletes the chance to compete in the middle of the city, in front of big crowds and atmosphere.
With a little over a year to go to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Australia’s International Three Day Event in 2015 will be a key focus for Olympic Eventing hopefuls.
How many athletes will compete in the Equestrian Grand Final?
More than 50 horse and rider combinations will be competing in the Equestrian Grand Final, breakdown is as follows:
- IRT Jumping World Cup: 23
- Dressage: 11
- Gow-Gates Exhibition Eventing: 17
Learn more about the individual Grand Finals
Tickets for Australia’s International Three Day Event and Equestrian Grand Final are now on sale through Ticketek
Entry for spectators of the Equestrian Grand Final is included as part of admission tickets to the event.
Travel and Accommodation
A vibrant and cosmopolitan city, Adelaide can boast a range of accommodation options to suit every budget. The Australian International Three Day Event website has information on travel and accommodation options for #Adelaide. Click here
Alternatively contact the event's premier Travel Agency Inflight Travel www.inflight-travel.com.au
Entries for the Equestrian Grand Final are now closed. For any information please contact the event coordinator : Amelie PATRUX at Equestrian Australia : [email protected]