The Count István Széchenyi Memorial Competition kicks off on Thursday

The Count István Széchenyi Memorial Competition commemorates a truly special occasion: on 23 May 1914, the predecessor of the Budapest Equestrian Club (BLK), the Budapest Equestrian Sport Association, held its first official show jumping competition at the Tattersall Riding Hall. From then on, the National Riding Hall hosts the competition every May. This year it is held from the 26th to the 29th May.

From Thursday to Sunday, there will be 18 events with a total prize money of 46,600 EUR. The 26,000 EUR Grand Prix is scheduled for Sunday afternoon. 229 riders from 10 countries entered 300 horses for the four-day tournament.

Program:

26.05.2022 – Thursday

  • 9:00 Young horses CSIYH 120-125 cm
  • 11:15 CSI2* Silver Tour 130 cm
  • 13:30 CSI U25 130 cm ALPEXAVIT Prize
  • 16:00 CSI2* Gold Tour 140 cm
  • 18:45 CSI2* VIP Tour 110 cm

27.05.2022 – Friday

  • 9:00 CSI2* VIP Tour
  • 11:00 CSI2* Bronze Tour 120 cm
  • 13:40 CSI U25 130 cm ALPEXAVIT Prize
  • 15:40 CSI2* Silver Tour 130 cm
  • 18:00 CSI2* Gold Tour 140 cm

28.05.2022 – Saturday

  • 9:00 CSI2* BRONZE TOUR 120 cm
  • 11:30 CSI2* VIP TOUR 115 cm BAILEYS Prize
  • 14:15 CSIYH 125-130 cm PAVO Lótündér Prize
  • 16:30 CSI2* SILVER TOUR 135 cm GAIN Prize

29.05.2022 – Sunday

  • 8:30 CSIYH 125-130 cm a GAIN díjáért
  • 11:00 CSI2* BRONZE TOUR 125 cm a BAILEYS díjáért
  • 13:45 CSI U25 135 cm az ALPEXAVIT díjáért
  • 16:00 CSI2* GRAND PRIX LR Group D 145cm BAILEYS díj

The competitions will be broadcast live on Riderline.

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