2017 news from LGCT
LGCT London: Don't miss your chance to buy Early Bird discounted tickets!
Release date: 21/04/2017
Photo: GCL / Stefano Grasso
Discounted Early Bird tickets for the Longines Global Champions Tour and Global Champions League of London will be finishing soon! Don't miss your chance to witness Great Britain's Olympic show jumping heroes in action like never before at the spectacular destination of Royal Hospital Chelsea in London. With the top horses and riders in the world descending on the heart of London in August, this is a premium sporting and social event you won't want to miss this summer!
Last weekend in Miami Beach, the London Knights - featuring Ben Maher and Kent Farrington - stole the show in the Global Champions League, putting in a stunning display to win and rocket the team up the rankings. They'll be looking for home support in London, and with the team comprising of Ben Maher, Kent Farrington, Emily Moffitt, Eduardo Menezes and Enrique Gonzalez, featuring their red team kit and with their best horses, all eyes will be on the London Knights to see if they can come out on top on home turf. For more information on the team, please click here.
From 4 - 6 August Olympic, World and European Champions such as Great Britain's Scott Brash will be in action for the 12th leg of the prestigious show jumping series. The 'Formula 1' of equestrian sport brings together the world's top ranked riders to compete in unique locations around the world including Miami Beach, Paris, Shanghai, Monaco, Berlin and Doha for unprecedented prize money. The innovative and dynamic team competition, the Global Champions League, will be hitting full throttle as teams compete against the backdrop of the iconic Royal Hospital Chelsea for the very first time in the sport of show jumping.
Friday 4th August will see world class CSI5* action, as well as the first round of the thrilling Global Champions League. Saturday 5th will host the final of the Global Champions League ahead of the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of London, and Sunday 6th will see further top action from the world's top riders and horses in high octane CSI5* classes.
With a shopping village, refreshment areas and thrilling sporting action packed into three days there will be something for all the family as the LGCT and GCL series raise the temperatures in London. With just three events remaining, the main contenders for the 2017 Championship crown will be fighting hard for every precious point and prize money in the richest series in the sport. This show promises all the action and entertainment expected of this prestigious show jumping series. Book your place now and cheer on the Champions!
To book your tickets, please click here.