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Great success in Gothenburg as European Championships brought party atmosphere to the city

Great success in Gothenburg as European Championships brought party atmosphere to the city

Press Releases   •   Aug 31, 2017 19:15 CEST

During seven days in August, the city of Gothenburg was transformed in to an arena full of horses, riders and drivers and the result was a rousing success. Almost 125 000 people visited Ullevi Stadium during the Championships, 30 000 people followed the Driving Marathon in Slottsskogen City Park and Heden Arena became the meeting place and beating heart of the event that the organisers had hoped.

EM-festen i Göteborg blev en succé

EM-festen i Göteborg blev en succé

Press Releases   •   Aug 30, 2017 16:20 CEST

Under sju dagar i augusti förvandlades Göteborg till en arena fylld med hästar, ryttare, kuskar och succén var ett faktum. Cirka 125 000 besökte Ullevi under EM-veckan, det var 30 000 i Slottsskogen under maratonkörningen. Tävlings- och evenemangsområdet på Heden blev också den publika mötesplats man från arrangörshåll hoppats på.

Fairytale finish as Sweden’s Fredricson wins Jumping title

Fairytale finish as Sweden’s Fredricson wins Jumping title

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2017 18:05 CEST

It was a dream come true for all of Sweden as Peder Fredricson (45) and H&M All In claimed individual Jumping gold in front of Her Majesty Queen Silvia and over 15,000 noisy fans at Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg (SWE) this evening to bring the Longines FEI European Championships 2017 to an emotional end.

Driving the winner as Dutch claim double gold on final day of extraordinary Championships

Driving the winner as Dutch claim double gold on final day of extraordinary Championships

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2017 15:03 CEST

In one of the closest finishes in recent history, the Netherlands narrowly held off a resurgent German trio and a fighting Belgian challenge to claim their fourth successive European team gold after a captivating final day of competition on the final day of the Longines FEI European Championships in Gothenburg (SWE).

Över 20 000 följde lördagens maraton

Över 20 000 följde lördagens maraton

Press Releases   •   Aug 26, 2017 20:21 CEST

​Polisen uppskattar det totala publikantalet för dagens maratonkörning i Göteborg till totalt cirka 20 000 varav minst 15 000 var på plats i Slottsskogen.

Werth wins ferocious battle for Dressage Freestyle gold

Werth wins ferocious battle for Dressage Freestyle gold

Press Releases   •   Aug 26, 2017 18:34 CEST

Isabell Werth (45) secured her third Dressage gold medal of the week when topping today’s individual Freestyle at the Longines FEI European Championships 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden. But she had to pull out all the stops to pin German team-mate Sonke Rothenberger (22) into silver medal position while, mirroring the result of yesterday’s Grand Prix Special, Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour (25) took bronze

‘Unique’ marathon course delights Gothenburg as Dutch move ominously into position

‘Unique’ marathon course delights Gothenburg as Dutch move ominously into position

Press Releases   •   Aug 26, 2017 14:10 CEST

Gothenburg went carriage crazy today as tens of thousands of spectators poured on to the streets and into the city’s Slottsskogen Park to witness a dramatic day of marathon driving at the 2017 Longines FEI European Championships.

Irish overcome the odds to win Jumping team gold

Irish overcome the odds to win Jumping team gold

Press Releases   •   Aug 25, 2017 21:38 CEST

It was Jumping team gold for Ireland at the Longines FEI European Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden tonight where Shane Sweetnam (36), Denis Lynch (41) and Cian O’Connor (37) clinched victory with three superb clear rounds.

It’s double-gold for Werth and Weihegold as they win the Dressage Grand Prix Special

It’s double-gold for Werth and Weihegold as they win the Dressage Grand Prix Special

Press Releases   •   Aug 25, 2017 18:31 CEST

Germany’s Isabell Werth (45) and her lovely mare Weihegold waltzed their way to gold in the Grand Prix Special at the Longines FEI European Championships 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden today. Sonke Rothenberger (22), joined her on the top step of the team podium on Wednesday, while Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour (25) produced a brilliant performance to claim bronze.

Longines FEI European Championships: Dressage team gold for Germany once again

Longines FEI European Championships: Dressage team gold for Germany once again

Press Releases   •   Aug 23, 2017 22:30 CEST

They may have been thrown slightly off course a few times in recent years, but Team Germany showed that they most definitely have the bit between their teeth once again when following up their Rio 2016 Olympic team victory to claim their 23rd Dressage team title at the Longines FEI European Championships 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden tonight.

Great Britain and dynamic Danes share honours as Para Dressage draws to a close

Great Britain and dynamic Danes share honours as Para Dressage draws to a close

Press Releases   •   Aug 23, 2017 17:24 CEST

For the second day running Denmark went head-to-head with Para-Equestrian Dressage powerhouse Great Britain as the two nations dominated a compelling final day of Freestyle to Music action in Gothenburg’s Heden Arena at the Longines FEI European Championships 2017.

Great Britain in debt to debutante as extraordinary golden run continues

Great Britain in debt to debutante as extraordinary golden run continues

Press Releases   •   Aug 22, 2017 17:26 CEST

After a day of drama, intrigue and nail-biting tension, Great Britain squeezed through to retain their FEI Para-Equestrian Dressage European Championships team title by the slimmest of margins, relying on a magical final ride from superstar debutant, Julie Payne with the mare Athene Lindebjerg.

Gold rush for GB and Dutch as Para Dressage starts with a flourish

Gold rush for GB and Dutch as Para Dressage starts with a flourish

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2017 17:30 CEST

Great Britain and the Netherlands flexed their considerable muscles and claimed two gold medals apiece in the Para,-Equestrian Dressage on a glorious, sun-drenched first day of the FEI European Championships in Gothenburg (SWE).

Träffa fyrspannskuskarna inför EM

Träffa fyrspannskuskarna inför EM

Press Releases   •   Aug 07, 2017 08:00 CEST

Sverige ställer upp med tre fyrspannskuskar, ett komplett lag, på Longines FEI EM i Ridsport Göteborg 2017. I laget kör Johan Dengg, Axel Olin och Fredrik Persson.

Ullevi Stadium and Heden Arena are getting championship ready

Ullevi Stadium and Heden Arena are getting championship ready

Press Releases   •   Aug 03, 2017 15:01 CEST

The work has begun to get the championship venues Ullevi Stadium, Heden Arena and Slottsskogen City Park ready for the Longines FEI European Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden.

U25-ryttarna klara till Lövsta Future Challenge International

U25-ryttarna klara till Lövsta Future Challenge International

Press Releases   •   Aug 03, 2017 11:00 CEST

Nu är det klart vilka ryttare som får representera Sverige i Lövsta Future Challenge International under Longines FEI Europamästerskapen i Ridsport i Göteborg om drygt tre veckor. Två hopp- och tre dressyrryttare ingår i den svenska truppen.

Nu förvandlas Ullevi och Heden till EM-arenor

Nu förvandlas Ullevi och Heden till EM-arenor

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2017 08:00 CEST

Etableringen av tävlingsarenorna Ullevi, Heden och Slottsskogen inför Longines FEI EM i Ridsport har startat. Nu när Håkan Hellström har lämnat Ullevi startar omvandlingen till mästerskapsarena för hoppning och dressyr under EM-veckan.

Heden förvandlas till EM-arena

Heden förvandlas till EM-arena

Press Releases   •   Jul 26, 2017 16:21 CEST

Etableringen av tävlingsbanor och utställningsområdet på Heden inför EM i Ridsport har startat. Direkt efter avslutad Gothia Cup rullade de första lastbilarna med fibersand in på Heden.

Aktiviteter för hela familjen på Heden

Aktiviteter för hela familjen på Heden

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2017 15:01 CEST

Under Longines FEI Europamästerskapen i Ridsport den 21-27 augusti är Heden mitt i centrala Göteborg en av arenorna. Nu kan vi presentera programmet för Heden med uppvisningar och shower för hela familjen. På Heden går mästerskapsklasserna i paradressyr och körning fyrspann. Här ligger också Shopping Village by EuroHorse med ca 100 utställare, sponsoraktiviteter, scen- och restaurangområde.

Family fun at Heden Arena

Family fun at Heden Arena

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2017 15:00 CEST

Heden Arena is located in the middle of Gothenburg, and it is one of the championship venues during the Longines FEI European Championships 21-27 August. Heden Arena will host the championship disciplines Para-Equestrian Dressage and Driving, but it’s also the home of Shopping Village by EuroHorse, with 100 exhibitors, sponsor activities and stage- and restaurant areas.