2022 Tops International Arena Season Calendar Revealed
Release date: 04/02/2022The countdown is on to the start of the busy 2022 at Tops International Arena with a line-up of six major show jumping events during the summer. The state-of-the-art venue in Valkenswaard, the Netherlands, will welcome horses and riders of all abilities to enjoy the spectacular facilities and competitions from June through to August.
The superb facilities at Tops International Arena created by Longines Global Champions Tour Founder and President Jan Tops have reached new heights in recent years to always make sure show jumping is at the highest level for all involved. This year brings lots more exciting developments and ****
► 08-09-10 JULY 2022 - CSI4*, CSI2*, CSI1* & CSIYH
► 15-16-17 JULY 2022 - CSI5*, CSI2*, CSI1* & CSIYH
► 29-30-31 JULY 2022 - CSI4*, CSI2*, CSI1*, CSIYH, CSI-V
► 05-06-07 AUGUST 2022 - Longines Global Future Champions & CSI2*
► 26-27-28 AUGUST 2022 - Longines Global Champions Tour of Valkenswaard
Back again by popular demand, the Longines Global Future Champions in August provides a platform for up-and-coming talents to perform on a world-class stage and the event creates a launchpad for the next generation of show jumping stars.
One of the highlights of the Tops International Arena season is the 13th leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL team series that will return to its spiritual home in Valkenswaard from August 26 to 28 at a crucial stage in the championship race.
Additionally, young horses will be centre stage in the KWPN Blom- Cup from August 29 to September 1, immediately following the immensely popular Longines Global Champions Tour, providing an ideal chance for riders, breeders, studbooks, and tourists to participate or witness the future equestrian stars.
Tops International Arena will once again feature its breathtaking grass surface for 2022. The exceptional 125m by 85m innovative grass arena will allow numerous international and young riders coming to Valkenswaard to compete on both sand and grass arenas with the highest quality footing.