The Nationwide Equestrian Championship for eventing self-discipline shall be held on the RVC Centre and Faculty in Meerut from April 24, the nationwide federation introduced on Friday.
The championship, which is able to conclude on Could 1, can even function a preparatory occasion for the Asian Video games.
Eventing is an equestrian occasion the place a single horse and rider mixture compete in opposition to different opponents within the three disciplines of dressage, cross nation and present leaping on three totally different days as an equestrian triathlon.
Rivals accumulates penalty factors in every section and on the finish of the occasion, the pair with the bottom rating takes dwelling the highest honours.
“The Nationwide Equestrian Championship is one such occasion the place budding athletes’ achieve a lot wanted publicity and the competitions are held on the highest stage. The occasion can even be an necessary stepping stone for riders making ready to characterize the nation within the upcoming Asian video games to be held at Hangzhou in China,” Lt Col MM Rahman, Joint Secretary, Equestrian Federation of India, mentioned in a launch.
The NEC will start with veterinary inspection on the primary day, Dressage take a look at on the second day, X-Nation take a look at on the third day and Present Leaping take a look at on the final day of competitors.
The occasion shall be organised in 5 classes with totally different issue ranges specifically: – (a) Pre-Novice, (b) Novice, (c) Concours Complet Nationwide (CCN) 1*, (d) Concours Complet Nationwide (CCN) 2* and (e) Concours Complet Nationwide (CCN) 3*.