May 31st 2018
The Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping open from Wednesday, July 4th

On this anniversary, to celebrate the 5th edition as it should, we will open the doors of the event from Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

From 12:30, whether you are with family, friends or passionate, everyone will find happiness with a full program during this opening day.

WELFARE CONFERENCE

The Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping is teaming up this year with the Audevard Laboratory to organize a round table on the well-being of horses. This will take place on Wednesday, July 4, taking advantage of the international competition to bring together many stakeholders in the equestrian sector. Many speakers will be invited to speak at this conference. Not everyone comes from the horse world, and each has a different specialty, which will allow sharing and exchange of points of view and experiences. The sport horse, the management of his career and his well-being will be the focus of the debates animating this round table chaired by Thierry Bedossa, veterinarian and president of the AVA, an association that comes to the rescue and protects the old animals, which they are cattle, horses, dogs, cats and even fallow deer. The management of the well-being of the equine athlete can be approached from different angles with the presence of a philosopher, veterinarians, riders, grooms, behavioralists, writers ..

KIDS VILLAGE

The CREIF (Regional Riding Committee of Ile-de-France) will offer ponies initiations but also educational workshops throughout the afternoon. For the youngest to discover the equestrian world. Massimo Dutti will also propose animations where the small but also the big ones will be able to jump obstacles, like the champions ... but walk on the Champ de Mars! An animation also offered by the association Just World International with which children can customize their "Horse Hobby" and jump later with!

VETERINARY VISIT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

On the eve of the opening of the competition, the horses, already arrived on the Champ de Mars will be presented on the main track and this event will be open to the public to discover all the champions who will thrill the public for 3 days!

FREE ACCESS TRIBUNES FOR THE WARM UP

Afterwards, the public will be able to access the stand and watch the first warm-up lap of the riders in full preparation for the next day! The opportunity to see behind the scenes of the event facing the Eiffel Tower!