Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club Hosts its First Show Jumping Competition in 2019
06/01/2019

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

The Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club was in full swing with activities that are core to its business. On the 04th of January 2019, the Al Habtoor Riding School hosted its first showjumping competition and earlier that day, the Club welcomed professional polo players as they participated in the first Club Chukkers of the year.

More than twenty show jumpers from across the UAE competed in five classes with jumps of up to 110cm. Sunny Hogan, Riding School Manager commented: "I am delighted to see these young riders all eager and ready to compete right after the holiday season. This shows a healthy level of dedication and I look forward to seeing them advance in the sport."

Winners List:

Class 2: Junior and Senior

Rank

Name

Horse

1st

Eissa Al Mulla

Sofi Intan

2nd

Cydnee Howard

Kiwi

3rd

Lavinia Castagna

Triston

4th

Mohammed Tahboub

Wendy

5th

Alya Almheiri

Quest

 

Class 3: Junior and Senior

Rank

Name

Horse

1st

Cydnee Howard

Kiwi

2nd

Holly Coetzee

Prince Bishop

3rd

Sabrina Gillessen

Stolen Kyss

4th

Lavinia Castagna

Triston

5th

Alya Almheiri

Magic

 

 

Class 4: Junior and Senior

Rank

Name

Horse

1st

Alya Almheiri

Magic

2nd

Emily Plimsoll

Holiday

3rd

Sophia White

Quattro

4th

Marion Clatigny

Marcel

5th

Sabrina Gillessen

Stolen Kyss

6th  Alexandra Jane Grant Viktorious 

 

Class 5: Junior and Senior

Rank

Name

Horse

1st

Valerie Munro

Con Ca’s Boy

2nd

Alexandra Jane Grant

Viktorious

3rd

Holly Coetzee

Holiday

 

About the Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club

The Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club boasting of 54 hectares of lush green surroundings with top-class facilities including 520 stables, training arenas, two lunging arenas, five horse walkers and 60 turnout paddocks. A series of Equestrian Events (Riding School Calendar) are lined up this season for novice and experienced riders. In addition, the Club is the home ground for Dubai Polo Gold Cup Series and plays host to various international-standard polo tournaments (Polo Calendar) throughout the 2018 – 2019 season. For more information, call +9714 436 2222 or email contacts@alhabtoorpoloclub.com to book your lessons.

 

 

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