8th of July 2018
60 days before the WEGs
Some of the best tracks of the world
100 top riders and horses
A unique CEI** 120km ride
More than 15 nations invited
The PRESTIGE CUP is a 2 stars FEI competition which will be held on the 8th of July 2018 in the Chantilly Polo Club. Riders will enjoy 120km of top quality tracks in Chantilly forest. The last 20km loop will be located on thoroughbred training center’s tracks.
The PRESTIGE CUP is the best opportunity to train for riders and horses, less than 60 days before the World Equestrian Games in Tryon (USA).
The PRESTIGE CUP is part of a worldwide Endurance circuit made of 3 high standards rides:
King’s Cup Endurance (Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain), 17th of February 2018
Royal Windsor Endurance (Windsor, United Kingdom), 11th of May 2018
Prestige Cup Endurance (Chantilly Polo Club, France), 8th of July 2018
06:30am – Site opening
07:30am – Race Start
11:30am – Restaurant opening
03:30pm – Winners’ arrival
05:00pm – Prize Giving Ceremony
07:00pm – Site closing
(this program is subject to change according to the weather and organization constraints)
The PRESTIGE CUP commitments :
Preservation of tracks and crossed green spaces, reduction of the environmental impact, sharing the forest domain with walkers and families, and promotion of Equestrian Endurance through a positive image.
Strict application of FEI rules, sport integrity and fair play compliance.
Mastered budget, costs and resources optimization, stimulation of Endurance horses market, redistribution of entries fees to all the finishers, and development opportunities for the region.
More than just an Endurance race, the PRESTIGE CUP will be FREE AND OPEN to all visitors who want to enjoy a day on a top range sport event. Our Village will offer activities and entertainment for families and horse lovers.