three-day event


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three-day event

n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) See eventing
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Noun1.three-day event - an equestrian competition; the first day is dressage; the second is cross-country jumping; the third is stadium jumping
dressage - maneuvers of a horse in response to body signals by the rider
equestrian sport - a sport that tests horsemanship
showjumping, stadium jumping - riding horses in competitions over set courses to demonstrate skill in jumping over obstacles
cross-country jumping, cross-country riding - riding horses across country over obstructions to demonstrate horsemanship
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Polo tournament and boating competition in Indus River is also part of the three-day event.
To be held from October 20 to 22, the three-day event will feature three different divisions, namely Under-15, Under-18 and Ladies at the Palm Hills Golf Course in Cairo, Egypt.
The three-day event will also feature attractions, stalls, games, displays, training sessions in football, rugby and aikido, children's entertainment, a bouncy castle, face painting and an archery range.
Sir Harry was a Jockey Club member, as is Mary Gordon-Watson (now Low), who won an Olympic three-day event team gold medal and finished fourth in the individual standings in Munich in 1972.
The Grand National finale yesterday pitted the top 40 horses over the three-day event for the ultimate pounds 10k prize fund.
Germany won the gold medal after finishing the three-day event in first with 166.
NYCwireless, and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council are co-sponsoring Spectropolis: Mobile Media, Art and the City, a three-day event that highlights the diverse uses of communications technology.
DAY 5: GOLD Leslie Law, equestrian, individual three-day event.
During one particular evening of this year's three-day event, the impending rain might have been enough to disperse a crowd at most other outdoor literary events.
Wallis produced a flowing test on Gershwin III, who finished 11th at the 1996 Atlanta Individual three-day event with compatriot Andrew Hoy.
More than 2,000 spectators attended the three-day event.
Equestrian sports fans worldwide will be able to watch the 2007 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Farnam, thanks to the first-ever LIVE webcasts of this celebrated event.