16 results for tag: Equestrian


SAVE THE DATE: 2024 Virtus Open Regional Para Dressage Championships (United Kingdom)

SAVE THE DATE: July 15 - July 19, 2024 Post from Virtus International Website: "Virtus is delighted to confirm that the second Virtus para-dressage competition will take place in Great Britain, following the inaugural event in Global Games last year. The event is organised by Virtus in partnership with Sparsholt College Equestrian Centre – one of the premier riding venues in the UK. Sparsholt offer stabling facilities for up to 66 horses together with Olympic standard indoor and outdoor arenas, and is host to regular affiliated and unaffiliated competitions. Further information and entry pack will follow shortly." Who's eligible? A...

2027 Virtus Global Games Heads to Cairo, Egypt

Virtus has just announced that the prestigious seventh edition of the Global Games, scheduled for 2027, will be hosted in Cairo, Egypt!

2024 Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition (Round 1 of 3)

ABOUT THE EVENT Virtus is delighted to launch Round 1 of 3 of the 2024 Para Dressage video competition series. The video competition brings together the worlds best riders with an intellectual impairment, to compete in a World Championship from their home environment making this an exciting and efficient way to enter top level competition. ROUND 1 ENTRY INFORMATION Round 1 closes February 18, 2024. US Riders should submit videos to Athletes Without limit by February 16th to ensure time to for us to submit to Virtus. Before submitting an entry, please refer to the updated Virtus Equestrian Rulebook. The 2024 Annual Virtus Para-Eque...

SAVE THE DATE: 2027 Virtus Global Games (Egypt)

Just announced! The 2027 Virtus Global Games will be held in Cairo, Egypt! Read the February 28, 2024 announcement & Video. Held every four years the Virtus Global Games is the World Championships for Athletes with Intellectual Impairment in 10+ summer sports. Following our 2023 US National Team trip to Vichy France, Athletes Without Limits will take US athletes to the 2027 Games. Details and exact dates will be posted as they are released by Virtus and the host country. Past trips have included France (2023), Australia (2019), Ecuador (2015), Italy (2011) and the Czech Republic (2009).

2023 Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition (Round 2)

About the Event The 2023 Annual Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition for athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities will have two entry windows: Round 1 closed March 27, 2023 and it has just been announce that Round 2 will be open for submission from September 6th -  October 31, 2023. Riders joining both competitions can vie for the overall champion. To compete in the virtual event, athletes should be able to complete one or more of the accepted Para Dressage tests listed below at their home facility and have a parent/trainer/other record a video by following the guidelines provided.  (Videos of tests judged in ...

Equestrian Results from 2023 Virtus Global Games & Spring Video Competitions

Congratulations to all the Virtus riders around the World who competed in the Spring 2023 Virtus Equestrian Video Competition. The first of two video competitions to take place in 2023. 2023 was also the first in-person Virtus event with Equestrian added to the sports contested at the 2023 Virtus Global Games in France. Three Athletes Without Limits National Team riders represented the United States proudly at the events. June 2023 Virtus Global Games France Equestrian World Championships Anna Beem and Madeline Woo (who qualified in a previous video competition) both advanced to compete in June as part of Athletes Without Limits US National team ...

2023 Virtus Global Games France US Team Information

Athletes Without Limits has posted US Team travel, dates and cost for our trip to the June 2023 Vitus Global Games in France and a US Team Registration Form to our team page at: https://www.athleteswithoutlimits.org/gg2023. The 2023 Games are on track to be the largest Virtus Global Games to date with an estimated 1,200+ top athletes with intellectual impairment from 80 countries competing for the World Championships in their respective sports.

2023 Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition (Round 1)

About the Event The 2023 Annual Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition for athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities will have two entry windows. Winter Round 1 closes March 27, 2023. Entries received by January 31, 2023 will be considered for qualification for the in-person equestrian competition at the 2023 Virtus Global Games in Vichy, France. Two (possibly three) U.S. riders have already qualified and Athletes Without Limits will be taking a U.S. Team to France in June under the direction of AWL National Equestrian Program Director Courtney Haber. We encourage riders to submit a video entry by March to start working ...

2022 Spring & Fall Virtus International Para-Equestrian Video Competition

About the Event The 2022 6th Annual Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition for athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities will have two entry windows Spring (By June 13th) and then Fall (October). To compete in this event, athletes should be able to complete one or more of the accepted Para Dressage tests listed below at their home facility and have a parent/trainer/other record a video by following the guidelines provided.  (Videos of tests judged in another competition may not be entered.) As the USA Member of Virtus, Athletes Without Limits manages the entry process for US riders. Multiple videos may be submit...

2021 Virtus International Para-Equestrian Video Competition (Virtual)

Entry into the 5th Annual Virtus Para-Equestrian Video Competition for athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities is open until October 2021. With the COVID pandemic still affecting areas differently please prioritize the safety of riders by following your local area and facility guidelines at all times. To compete in this annul event, athletes should be able to complete one or more of the accepted FEI Para Dressage tests listed in the event packet at their home facility between June 5 - October 5th, 2021 and have a parent/trainer/other record a video by following the guidelines provided. (Videos of tests judged in another ...