Equestre Internationale News
Samsung Super League 2004 : Italy To Lead The Way In La
Italian team will get the action underway when the 2004 Samsung
Super League series begins in La Baule tomorrow, Friday May 7th.
draw was made at the French venue today and the teams will start
in the following order: 1, Italy; 2, Great Britain; 3, The Netherlands;
4, Belgium; 5, France; 6, Germany; 7, Ireland; 8, USA.
2pm the course-walk will take place followed by the parade of
teams at 2.30pm. and the first round of the first leg of the 2004
Samsung Super League begins at 3pm, with round two at 4.45pm and
the prize-giving at approximately 6.15pm.
official opening of the renewly renovated showgrounds at La Baule
took place today and Rene Pasquier, President of the Organisation
Committee, said "I am particularly delighted to offer this
beautiful new stadium to the Samsung Super League".
Sports Director, Michael Stone, commented that "the facilities
are absolutely top class and raise, without doubt, the standard
of the Samsung Super League series".
todays draw, much of the discussion between the Chefs dEquipe
of the eight teams revolved around their plans for the forthcoming
Olympic Games in Athens, but Jean-Maurice Bonneau, who steered
the French to a sensational series-victory last season, made particular
mention of the participation of the American squad. "It is
great that the US team is here. The Samsung Super League is now
a truly global competition" he said.
are very pleased to be taking part and we hope to stay in the
Samsung Super League for some time" said American Chef dEquipe
full details and results from La Baule see website www.labaule-cheval.com
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MBPtv BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE SAMSUNG NATIONS CUP COMPETITION
AT LA BAULE IS AS FOLLOWS:
(France) Live/Delayed Live 7 May 18.00 hrs, Repeat 9 May 22.30/16
(Pan Europe) Highlights 12 May 22.30, Repeat 20 May 09.00
Europe Highlights 5 June
Star Sports (Asia) Highlights 19 May 18.00 hrs
(Pan Africa) Highlights 28 May 20.00 hrs, Repeat 29 May/1 June
(Ireland) Live/Delayed Live
(Spain) Live/Delayed Live
(Italy) Live/?Delayed Live
Sport TV Company (Finland) Highlights
TV (Portugal) Highlights
TV (USA) Highlights
SUPER LEAGUE 2004 CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
1, La Baule (Fra) 6-9 May; ROUND 2, Rome (Ita) 27-30 May; ROUND
3, Lucerne (Sui) 3-6 June: ROUND 4, Rotterdam (Ned) 17-20 June;
ROUND 5, Aachen (Ger) 13-18 July; ROUND 6, Hickstead (GBR) 21-25
July; ROUND 7, Dublin (Irl) 4-8 August; ROUND 8 and FINAL, Barcelona
(Esp) 16-19 September.
PRIDE, INTERNATIONAL PASSION!
can access all the latest Samsung Super League news and information
on website www.samsungsuperleague.com and dont forget that
Biographies on all Riders competing in the series are available
to know more? You can check the full rules for the Samsung Super
League Series on the FEI website, section reference rules
Samsung Super League consists of the eight most prestigious horse
shows at which the worlds eight best national teams compare
their merit. The Super League is connected to the Samsung Nations
Cup Series through a promotion/relegation system at the end of
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