Thursday, March 25, 2010

Portugal: Alentejo Nations Cup



www.endurance.net/international/Portugal/2010AlentejoNationsCup

Starting on the 15th of June 2010, the Alentejo Nations Cup in equestrian endurance is a Raid competition with a maximum distance of 160 km and a CEI*** category. Its Prize Money is a total of 75,000 Euros.

The Nations Cup Concept:
By having a high and demanding technical level the endurance Nations Cup guarantees a significant increase on the attractiveness to all participants if compared to other events in the same sport. This will contribute to the high prestige and media attention given to the event.

Mainly organized in Europe, every country is given the right to stage one cup per year. For this the event needs to follow the rules and demands staged by the Federation Equestre Internationale - FEI.

Under the Federation Equestre Internationale - FEI supervision, this trophy will be part of the Nations Cup circuit a prestigious competitiion that is the most important event in this kind of sport right after the World and European cups. However the Nations Cup has a difficulty level that doesn't stand behind these two major competitions.

For more information Contact:
portugalnationscup@yahoo.com