Simply described as gymnastics on horseback, Vaulting is a harmonious bond between horse and athlete that creates awe-inspiring acrobatic displays of skill and precision
This weekend the highly anticipated FEI Vaulting World Cup™ final will be held for the first time in Saumur, France. Saumur, a town with a rich equestrian heritage, will provide the perfect backdrop as the world’s best vaulters bid for FEI World Cup™ glory.
With 3 magical performances showing the very best skill, artistry & incredible performances vaulting has to offer, Janika Derks (GER), Juan-Martin Clavijo (COL) and Torben Jacobs & Theresa-Sophie Bresch (GER) are all leading after their 1st Freestyle performance in the #FEIWorldCupFinals in Saumur last night!
Round 1: Individual male, Individual female, Pas-Deux on 19th April 2019
Round 2 and Closing Ceremony: Individual male, Individual female, Pas-Deux on 20th April 2019
Individual competitions consist of the following programs:
- An imposed program without time limit executed 1 time in the first round.
- A technical program of one minute, executed only in the finale.
- A free program of one minute executed 1 time in every round.
The team competition is mixed. A team is composed of 7 persons. In a senior’s team, there is no age limit to compete.
Team competitions include the following programs:
- A compulsory program of 6 minutes
- A free program of 4 minutes executed 1 time in every round.
Each of seven persons has to realize all the compulsory figures and at least one of the exercises of the free program