Don’t miss out on season 2017!
Don't miss out on buying tickets for the 2017 season at Tops International Arena. Make sure you are ready for a whole summer full of spectacular sport and entertainment. You can order tickets for the comfortable Grand Stand or you can order a ticket for a chair in the skybox where you can watch the sport while enjoying the finger food and drinks. Tickets for the Grand Stand start from 5 euros for the events in May and July. For the Longines Global Champions Tour event in August tickets start from 20 euros.
The second season again offers five events with the first two starting in May. From 8-10 May Tops International Arena will present every day competitions for five-six-seven year old horses as well as a small, medium and big tour in the 1* classes and a small, medium and big tour in the 2* classes. Last year Italy’s Piergiorgio Bucci and Cuarta won the 2* Grand Prix and his compatriot Emanuele Gaudiano won no less than four classes. One week later, from 15 till 17 May, riders will return to the arena to compete for first prize. The USA’s Jessica Springsteen won last year’s 2* Grand Prix with Tiger Lily.
In July the program continues with two events for the champions of the future: young horses and riders will have the opportunity to gain experience and to enjoy the excellent facilities at Tops International Arena in Valkenswaard. The Global Future Champions week will be organized from 17 till 19 July and 21 till 23 July. The first three days the focus will be on the Young Horses in four different age categories five, six, seven and eight-year-olds. These three days are an excellent opportunity for riders, breeders and visitors to come and compete or watch the equine talents of tomorrow. The second Global Future Champions event is organized from 21 till 23 July. This weekend will be all about young riders, ponies, U25 and children. These talented young show jumping stars will turn Tops International Arena into a true incubator for future champions.
The season will be closed with the best the equestrian world has to offer: the Longines Global Champions Tour from 10 till 13 August. It is the 13thleg of the prestigious series of which Valkenswaard is the spiritual home. Last year Sweden’s Rolf-Göran Bengtsson and the formidable Casall ASK took the win in spectacular style in front of thousands of spectators.
Every event will also offer various entertainment and within the impressive complex a shopping village, refreshments and entertainment areas are available for all the family to enjoy. Don’t miss out on all the sport, fun and ambiance and order your tickets now.