National rides to play key part in HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup Festival UK Endurance Masters in August

08 August, Suffolk:  Organisers of the national rides that will be run on Sunday 20th August as part of the HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup Festival UK Endurance Masters, have, in association with Endurance Great Britain (EGB), announced a wide range of generous incentives to enable as many riders as possible to participate.

It puts entrants in the 32km, 40km, 64km, and 80km classes on a similar footing to international entrants in the main FEI competitions on Saturday 19th August, and offers a boost to other EGB rides held in the UK.

ALL GER riders can take advantage of:

FREE entry fees – (the £10 online EGB entry fee will be refunded AND equivalent full entry fees will be donated by the Organisers to East Anglian Air Ambulance and The Suffolk Wildlife Trust.)

£100 voucher to spend in the trade stands

Free ice and water

Free hay and bedding provided for stables

Free stabling after 6pm on Saturday 19th August for first 50 entrants – priority will be given to those who travel a long distance

Upon successful completion of GERs:

£250 EGB vouchers which can be put towards entry fees and other costs at ANY EGB ride in 2018.

£50 travel allowance for those from 30 miles or more away

Top 5 in Each Class will receive:

An Endurance Bridle

In addition the highest place retired race horse in each class will receive a trophy.

Nick Brooks-Ward, Endurance Director at HPower Group Endurance, said: “We are delighted to be able to offer this incentive package to enable as many riders as possible to come and take part in the National Rides at Euston in August. We are committed to making the endurance discipline accessible to all and to promoting the sport at all levels. Our vision is one of an endurance ‘family’.  For novice and more experienced riders to get the chance to ride here and enjoy all the world-class facilities on offer, and make that as affordable as possible is a real testament to that commitment.”

John Hudson, Chairman of Endurance GB, commented, “This fourth event at Euston Park will be the most impressive yet and I am delighted that national riders will be able to be part of it. The prizes and incentives on offer will go a long way to helping people afford to participate and keep participating in this wonderful sport. I would encourage as many as possible to experience and see first hand what is developing at the Euston Park venue.”

Entries close on 18th August. To enter please visit: https://endurancegb.co.uk/main/Rides/EGBRideDetails/Auto_ID/1155/Ride_Year/2017

Full details of the whole weekend are available here http://eustonparkendurance.co.uk/uk-endurance-masters/ 

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