Segovia, a bit of history

published the 05/08/2016 | 9h09

Segovia, a bit of history

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It is no wonder that the World Championships of TREC 2016 organizers have chosen the Roman aqueduct of Segovia as conspicuous emblem of the event.  This aqueduct, to the remarkable state of conservation, which figure among the buildings the best preserved of Spain and all the Roman world, logically represents the symbol of Castilian city, capital of the province of Segovia, autonomous community of Castile-Leon.

Segovia, city of more than 50,000 inhabitants, inscribed on the World Heritage list of UNESCO since 1985, has furthermore - with Alcazar that attests to its eminent role of stronghold dating back to Celtic times, its countless churches, many monasteries and many other treasures, palaces and stately homes, from the time the city was the capital of the wool industry of the Kingdom of Castile - an extraordinary architectural historic capital.

110 competitors from 14 nations - Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany,  Great-Britain, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands,  Portugal, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and USA - will participate in these Championships. 44 of them compete for the title in the young riders category and 66 in the senior category.

Young riders TREC European championship 2019


The young riders TREC European championship 2019 take place in Brachfeld (Germany) from the 29 to 31 August. This year, the Junior competition by pair is proposed. You can find all information in the 2019 TREC rules updated in April. 

Information and registration here

500 riders for the 500 years of Chambord

The FITE is a partner of the 500 riders of Chambord, organised for the anniversary of the Renaissance. French Equestrian that we know today take its origins in this period of history. This event is an opportunity to celebrate the history of Chambord with a hiking and equestrian strolling. See you on June 29th and 30th, 2019!

Equirando 2019

The Equirando returns from August 1st to 4th, 2019 in the Haras de Breviaires in Yvelines. As in previous editions, the FITE is one of the main partners of the event.

The Eurasian

The FITE support the Eurasian project aims to connect in Grenoble to Vietnam. This project promotes soft traveling, develop equestrian routes in many countries, but also bring the need for equestrian cross-border agreements.


Memorandum of Understanding FITE-FEI


FITE - Parc Equestre Fédéral - La Colonie

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