Bologna, February 26, 2021 – The Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show have confirmed that Royal Windsor Horse Show will take place from Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th of July.
«We are looking forward to a near as normal Show at Windsor in July», said Show Director, Simon Brooks-Ward. «The start of this year has been difficult. But government announcements have given us the confidence to go ahead with the organising of Royal Windsor, which includes planning for an audience».
All competition will be carried out with the emphasis being on competitors’ safety and adherence to COVID-19 guidelines required.
The schedule and a day-by-day programme will go online shortly with the Show running as close to its traditional format as possible. This will include International Jumping, Dressage, the Land Rover International Carriage Driving Grand Prix, International Endurance and Showing.
The Windsor Pageant, which was scheduled to take place in the evenings, will not take place. However, the Show will include many of the scheduled elements in a bumper edition of equestrian displays.
Tickets and info soon
Visitor tickets will be made available soon. Royal Windsor Horse Show Club members will have priority. Should guidelines change and visitors not be allowed to attend on the dates of the Show then all purchased tickets will be refunded. Additionally, organisers have also committed to increasing the number of hours of live streaming and broadcast from the Show.
«We are very grateful for the tremendous backing of our supporters», continued Brooks-Ward. «They include Rolex, Bahrain Endurance, Hermès, Coworth Park, DAKS, Al Shira’aa, Champagne Laurent-Perrier. And, in particular, our Principal Partner, Jaguar Land Rover. We are determined to produce one of our best events for the horse world to enjoy, with a competitive and upbeat edition of this 78-year-old horse show».
Source: Press Release