Cinta Indonesia Open 2019 Ready to Give Birth to Horse Athletes
Jakarta, indonews.id - The prestigious Equestrian Love Indonesia Open (CIO) championship will be held at the end of October 2019. The CIO will open on October 25 and finish on October 27, 2019. The national level event will be held at Adria Pratama Mulya (APM), Tigaraksa, Tangerang has been established since 2007. This year is the 12th CIO that has been held by APM, the same as the age of APM.
At the 12th CIO in 2019 will compete show jumping and dressage. Located on 7 hectares of land owned by APM, various clubs from the provinces of Banten, Jakarta, West Java, Central Java and Bali have registered to participate in the CIO championship. Most of the horses that will compete have met APM's stable. "There are around 26 clubs, some from Banten, Jakarta, West Java, Central Java and Bali. And there are around 130 horses in the competition. And the target has been fulfilled, all stable horses are full of participants' horses, "said Adi Katompo as the 2019 CIO Show Director.
The CIO is open tomorrow. "For the arena of the equestrian competition, we have also prepared a good international quality from the facilities and we also used an international jury as well as the course designer for show jumping which is also international," Adi said. Participants who have registered about 450 entries in total and 70% of the horses competing are already in APM according to Adi. The supporting equipment for the CIO activity is also ready, "There are culinary stand facilities that provide a variety of foods and drinks, we also prepare a tack shop stand that sells riding equipment.
The CIO is a place for athletes to prepare for international matches such as the 2019 FEI Asian Continental Championship which will be held in Pattaya, Thailand on December 5 - 8 2019. In addition, attention to junior athletes is given more to the 2019 CIO this time. Those junior athletes were given a seminar from international judges & coaches so that their riding knowledge would be better. The goal is of course to encourage the achievements of junior athletes from an early age so that the competition will be of high quality in the future.