equestrian sport


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Noun1.equestrian sport - a sport that tests horsemanshipequestrian sport - a sport that tests horsemanship  
dressage - maneuvers of a horse in response to body signals by the rider
equitation, horseback riding, riding - the sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements
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
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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HH Shaikh Khalid said that what has been achieved reflects the concern and care of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to equestrian sports, and the remarkable strides of HH Shaikh Nasser to fulfill HM the King's vision to improve the sport, adding that the historic victory adds to the landmark achievements attained by the equestrian sport in Bahrain thanks to HM's interest and support.
spreading sports awareness of horse riding and equestrian sport.
The European Championship in Siena, co-organized by the International Polo Federation and the Federation of Equestrian Sport was held on September 20-30.
The Federation Equestre Internationale is the international governing body of equestrian sport. The FEI headquarters are in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Summary: Group enforces commitment to equestrian sport and horse racing at Mill Spring event
The NDPCE is aimed at those working with adults and young people who participate in equestrian sport for competitiven as well as recreational purposes.
"Bahrain is among the countries boasting the best pure Arabian breed registered with the World Arabian Horse Organisation," the King said, describing equestrian sport and races as an integral part of cultural heritage.
The law adds that anyone found using banned substances could have their horse racing licence revoked and repeat offenders would risk being removed from the records of horse racing and equestrian sport events.
Neza-Bazi is an ancient-origin equestrian sport that played outdoor on the horseback and recognized by International Equestrian Federation as one of ten equestrian disciplines.
LONDON 2012 has been hailed as "the best ever" Olympics for equestrian sport.