This Tuesday begins more than 3 months of equestrian competition in Oliva Nova
162 riders will participate in the first of the four Spring MET tours
Oliva (Valencia), January 14, 2017.- Everything is ready for the start of the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour at the Oliva Nova Equestrian Center. The competition opens with a first round that begins on Tuesday 17 and ends on January 29, and in which 162 riders and 600 horses will compete for the 264,000 euros in prizes.
The jump contest will resume on February 7 with the MET II, which will last for 3 weeks and end on the 26th of the same month. In this second tour 411,900 euros will be distributed among the winners. The same duration and amount of prizes will have the third round, which will be held between March 14 and April 2. This edition of 2017 will close with the MET IV (from April 11 to 23), in which the participants will once again aspire to € 264,000 in prizes. This will put an end to a Mediterranean Equestrian Tour which will be distributed in total 1,351,800 euros in prizes.