Tallinn International Horse Show 2015
Our grand equestrian festival, the Tallinn International Horse Show 2015, will this year take place from 2rd- to 4th of October!
This year the event hosts two FEI World Cup qualifiers: on Saturday the Grand Prix Musical Freestyle in dressage and on Sunday the World Cup qualifier in show jumping – the Alexela Grand Prix.
Everyone is welcome to this outstanding equestrian event – besides equestrian competition at its highest level, we offer entertainment to horse lovers of all ages, from unique horse performances to well known Estonian musicians. For the smallest we have a fun-filled Kids’ Corner.
Tallinn International Horse Show is the biggest equestrian competition in this region, and it will be held already 13th time! In 2014 Tallinn International Horse Show hosted 122 riders on 198 horses from 9 countries, making 563 starts in total - all this in front of thousands of cheering equestrian fans!
Tallinn International Horse Show is brought to life and organized thanks to our good partners like Estonian Ministry of Culture, FEI (Fédération Equestre Internationale) and many successful International and Estonian companies. Internation Horse Show official presenter has thorough many years been Alexela. Competition is organized by the Equestrian Federation of Estonia.
13 years of real emotions!
Fortaco continues as Tallinn International Horse Show dressage supporter
Last year Fortaco Group Oy was the presenter for the World Cup Grand Prix Dressage Freestyle at the Tallinn International Horse Show. The co-operation went well and this is why we can proudly announce that Fortaco Group decided to continue as TIHS official partner in 2015 as well.
FEI World Cup Grand Prix is Schedule in the Tallinn Horse Show program for Friday evening. „In 2015 Tallinn International Horse Show CDI-W is part of World Dressage Masters, bringing more prize money to the table. Hopefully we will see athletes from more countries represented in Tallinn,“ commented ERL dressage manager Eva-Maria Vint-Warmington.
Fortaco has a strong foodprint in Estonia, having a business site in Narva. The CIO of Fortaco Group, Tea Kaivoluoto, says that values of the company are respect, simplicity and speed. These are also the backbones of equstrian sports. „We concider supporting Tallinn International Horse Show as a strategic decission to strenghen already existing good relations with Estonia“ , she continues.
Lars Hellberg, the Precident of Fortaco, says that love for equistrian sports is a company tradition within Fortaco.
Last year we invited our employees from Narva with their families to this show and definately will do this also this year. This kind of event improves motivation and tightens relationships also inside the company.
Fortaco is a manufacturing company operating in the heavy equipment market with 10 business sites and 2600 employees in Finland, Estonia, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia – and the group headquarters in Helsinki. Fortaco Estonian site, Fortaco Estonia OÜ, employing 350 people, was named the best company in Narva in 2014. You can read more about Fortaco Group on their web site www.fortacogroup.com
Tallinn International Horse Show Dressage World Cup qualifier gained a strong supporter
In the beginning of March 2015, Siim Nõmmoja, the Tallinn International Horse Show director and Mykhailo Parkhomchuk, the representative for World Dressage Mastersit (WDM) and director of Vian Group, signed a contract that confirms WDM to become the main sponsor of the Dressage World Cup qualifier in Tallinn this October.
This contract increases the prize money for the main dressage event – the Grand Prix Freestyle – and enables the organizers to invite judges of the highest calibre to judge the competition. The contract also creates better opportunities for our own top riders to compete in the biggest European tournaments.
World Dressage Masters is the organizer of top level Western European dressage competitions and the largest sponsor of dressage events today, offering 425,000 EUR worth of prize money for the top dressage athletes.
Tallinn International Horse Show 2014 was great succsess for Estonia!
The 12th Tallinn International Horse Show is now history. It was a great show - Tiit Kivisild and Cinnamon won FEI World Cup Alexela Grand Prix!
We thank all competitors, supporters, officials, volunteers and of course the audience. THANK YOU and see you next year in Tallinn!