World-class show jumping action in Megève

Posted 11th July 2017

Holidays for horse lovers – visit Megève to see world-class show jumping action

Do you love horses? Want to see the world’s best show jumping horses and riders in action – for FREE? Stay at the Hotel Chalet d’Antoine this summer, and time your holiday with the 7th Megève Edmond de Rothschild International Showjumping event.

This prestigious competition runs from 18th to 23rd July. It attracts the sport’s top riders and horses. The international arena, opposite the Palais des Sports Leisure Centre, enjoys a magnificent mountain backdrop. It’s just a short walk from the Hotel Chalet d’Antoine and a perfect setting. Enjoy six days of high-level competitions, plus celebrations and activities held in the village.

The Megève-Edmond de Rothschild CSI*** Grand Prix tops the competition schedule. Plus there will be a number of other fun events including a Pro-Am Fancy Dress Relay, parallel jumping event, and six-bar competition.

In addition, there is an exhibitors’ village with over 40 stands to wander around. Perfect for presents to take home for horse-loving family and friends.

Get out into the mountains on horseback

The Hotel Chalet d’Antoine is well positioned for access to the town and all mountain sports and activities. And you can get out and explore the mountain foothills on horseback, too.

For a complete horsy holiday, check out the local riding schools in the area. Les Coudrettes Riding School offers children’s introductory lessons, and hacks/day treks for adults. Le Cheval de Feug Equestrian Centre offers group and private rides.

To make a hotel reservation, or for more information, please contact the SB Ski team.