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showjumping

(ˈʃəʊˌdʒʌmpɪŋ)
n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) the riding of horses in competitions to demonstrate skill in jumping over or between various obstacles
ˈshow-ˌjumper n
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Noun1.showjumping - riding horses in competitions over set courses to demonstrate skill in jumping over obstacles
equestrian sport - a sport that tests horsemanship
three-day event - an equestrian competition; the first day is dressage; the second is cross-country jumping; the third is stadium jumping
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showjumping

[ˈʃəʊˌdʒʌmpɪŋ] nconcorso ippico (di salto ad ostacoli)
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55 Meydan Milton was one of the most successful showjumpers in the history of the sport.
Meanwhile, local showjumpers celebrated a successful season at the British Showjumping North East Annual Awards Ball at Redworth Hall, near Durham.
Having campaigned for a better deal for para showjumpers and mentored blind showjumper Karen Law, she grasped the opportunity.
Matthew Young, a four-year old boy has died in a hospital after sustaining serious injuries he suffered when he was a crushed by a horse at the yard of his uncle, Alex Barr, one of Britain's leading showjumpers.
Showjumpers have spoken of their shock after the four-year-old nephew of a top rider died after being crushed by a horse.
The first running of the Festival of the Horse represented a new concept in equestrian competition in the UAE, offering spectators the chance to watch the country's top showjumpers, dressage riders and cross country riders compete in separate events on the same day.
Twenty aspiring professional showjumpers, including Beth Adams, aged 17, from Halesowen, gathered with their horses at the Solihull Riding Club to start their apS prenticeship.
BRITISH showjumpers Scott Brash and Will Funnell gained top-six placings at the opening Rolex World Cup grand prix in Oslo and now look to success in Helsinki.
The Ab Fab star meets showjumpers and attends events, as she gets back on a horse again after a 40-year break.
Summary: Team GB's showjumpers have won the gold medal in the Olympic team competition after a dramatic jump-off at Greenwich Park.
THE first Burgham Horse Festival saw two North East riders triumph over some of the UK's top-ranking showjumpers.
Nine of the world's top 25 ranked showjumpers will be in action, while the dressage entries are led by imperious Dutch combination Edward Gal and Moorlands Totilas.