CSIO Barcelona 2018
Longines FEI Nations Cup Barcelona 2018
The CSIO Barcelona will be hosting the Grand Final of the Longines FEI Nations Cup, making Barcelona the capital of the equestrian world! This luxury event is one of the main events of the Barcelona Equestrian Challenge, an ambitious project that aims bring the public closer to the horse riding world. For a perfect accomodation, BCN Apartment Rentals offers you the best luxury apartments in the heart of Barcelona, with the best design, location, security and comfort.
During these 3 days from October 5 to 7, the Olympic arena of the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona will hold 6 competitions, featuring one of the most outstanding horse riders in the world. Three competitions will be individual, while the other three will form part of the Nations Cup Final. A total of 18 teams, including 9 from Europe, 2 from North and Central America, 2 from Middle East and Asia, and 1 from Africa, will be eligible to compete at the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final. The top 8 teams from the opening class will go to the 3rd and final competition, while the remaing teams will compete in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final - Challenge Cup which will be held prior to the Final Competition on Sunday.
Along with that, for the first time since the new format of CSIO Barcelona was created, the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Finalwill be held (on Sunday afternoon at 3:00 pm) with 10 best world horse riders that will compete for the prize. Having watched the spectacle, you will enjoy an incredible closing ceremony carried out by one of the best DJs and musical producers in the world, whose name will be unveiled soon!
The polo field of the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona will become the Polo Park: a 20,000 m2 village full of activities for everyone! At the Polo Park you can find Foodie Fest, Markets, Brand Village, Kids Park and etc. The traditional Pony Park run by Massimo Dutti is perfect for kids to have a first contact with the horses with the help of expert monitors from the equestrian school of the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona. All the benefits obtained from this activity will go to the Theodora Foundation. As a novelty at CSIO Barcelona 2018, the Polo Park will also have a closed area with various exhibitions, one of them by the prestigious Montada de la Guàrdia Urbana de Barcelona. Do not miss this opportunity to discover Barcelona, enjoy its proposals and get to know the city better with our luxury apartments by BCN Apartment Rentals.