News form Equitour Aalborg
Equitour Aalborg, 1st-5th of June, will host many fun activities for both horse people, families and children. In order not to forget about the men, we will make sure there will be something interesting to look at for them too; we will have a big car exhibition, consisting of car dealer from across the country.
The participating car dealers are:
Audi Aalborg (Official Car Partner):
Audi Aalborg will in addition to delivering shuttle cars to the event, contribute with a great Audi exhibit with some of their newest models.
Krabbe Invest is an interesting dealer for Snedsted, mainly selling German high-quality cars with large exuipment packages.
Absolute Cars is a relativeley new used car dealer, owned by the Schou brothers. The two brothers are both well known in the horse riding business, as they both compete at a high level of show jumping. Already after the first year, Absolute Cars had big success, and they will show some great cars during Equitour Aalborg.
Brdr. Hosbond is North Jutland's leading Ford dealer, with departments in different North Jutland cities, like Aalborg. Brdr. Hosbond will mainly exhibit four-wheel drive models and the new and impressive Ford Mustang.
Stallion Show - See the new stallions to affect the breeding of 2017
Helgstrand Dressage houses some of the world's best stallions, and new youngsters are continuously added.
On June 5th, we will host an exeptional stallion show in collaboration with Helgstrand dressage, and show both the new and old stallions.
The stallions are developing quickly, and they have already achieved great results at different performance tests, young horse championships and competitions.
Andreas Helgstrand will be commenting from the sideline - so if you're in doubt of which stallion to pick, or if you just wish to see the stallions to affect the future of horse breeding, you do not want to miss this opportunity!
"We have high expectations for Equitour, and we wish to place Helgstrand Academy on the world map as melting pot for elite dressage and show jumping. The agenda is filled with entertainment for all ages - with the stallion show on June 5th, we hope to entice breeders from all over the world. This is going to be huge, and we are super excited!" says Andreas Helgstrand.
The building of our VIP lounge is making progress!
In addition to a great view of both the jumping and dressage arena, the VIP lounge offers delicious food and drinks, parties and live music.
We just need to get 1st floor done – and then we are ready for Equitour Aalborg 2017 :-D
If you want to be a part of the whole Equitour experience, we have created a camping area in direct connection with the show ground. It simply requires that you either bring your own caravan, tent or rent a Tenthouse of Equitour Aalborg.
At the campsite there are the necessary things like power sockets, bath and toilet facilities for free use.
Campsite incl. electricity 500 DKK (Can only be used in connection with purchase of entrance tickets)
Tenthouse for 2 persons incl. electricity 1695 DKK (See description below)
Tenthouse for 2 incl. power and 2 pcs. partout bracelet 1995 kr.
All booking takes place through the ticket page, see HERE
Description of Tenthouse
In addition, there are two storage places for suitcases, a locked safety box, locked entrance, ceiling light, power outlet, cup holder and entrance cover. Tenthouse is intended for two people. Be quick - first come first served.
Since it is difficult to book hotels, equitour Aalborg has pre-booked a number of nearby hotels. You therefore have the opportunity, through Equitour Aalborg, to get a hotel at a favorable price. Remember - first come, first served.
Questions for hotel
Equitour Aalborg is approaching, and the following countries are coming to Nations Cup Jumping:
- Denmark (DEN)
- Norway (NOR)
- Finland (FIN)
- Sweden (SWE)
- Ireland (IRL)
- Great Britain (GBR)
- The Netherlands (NED)
- Germany (GER)
- Ukraine (UKR)
- Turkey (TUR)
- New Zealand (NZL)
- Belgium (BEL)
- Portugal (POR)
We’re looking forward to some amazing days with show jumping at elite level!
The agenda for the big family and kids day is now ready, and it’s filled with lots of fun activities for both adults and kids!
- From 12 pm – 4 pm: Mini zoo from FarmFun
- From 12 pm – 5 pm: Bunny jump show with Aalborg Kaninforening (Aalborg rabbit association)
- From 1:30 pm – 4 pm: Kids concert debuting our mascot, “Donkey”
- From 1 pm – 3 pm: Pony riding
Next to these events, we will still have our regular activities from 10 am – 7 pm, with bouncy castle, obstacle course, mini show jumping course, candy-corner and much more.
We hope to see you for a fun day at Equitour Aalborg’s biggest kids and family day! :-D
Tickets: 100 kr. (Gives you entry to the whole competition area + kids area)
*Free admission for kids under the age of 12
Contact us for further information or questions about the horse show
- Grindstedvej 54, Uggerhalne, 9310 Vodskov
- +45 40 25 49 86