The Saut Hermès at the Grand Palais in Paris, where the meeting of two prestigious worlds: horse riding and luxury. This great sporting, artistic and cultural event is coming back from March 16th to 18th to crown the nave of the Grand Palais with a perfume of excellence. Although it is first and foremost a 5-star international show jumping competition, the Saut Hermès is also an opportunity to celebrate the horse and a certain lifestyle.
A horse show under the nave of the Grand Palais, in the heart of the capital? For nine years, Hermès has allowed the famous museum to reconnect with tradition. Did you know that the nave was partly designed to host equestrian competitions, which it did from 1901 to 1957?
In 2018, this great sporting and social event is still very popular. This year, he will see the world’s top fifty riders compete against each other during the events organized during these three days. The talents of tomorrow are also invited to participate in special events reserved for under 25 years. The major competition is, of course, the Grand Prix Hermès CSI 5* Sunday, March 18: the height of the obstacles and the requirement of a great technique make it one of the most difficult competitions of the international circuit.
Note also the Prix of 24 Faubourg CSI 5*, which will be held in the evening on Saturday night. It will be followed by an equestrian show, orchestrated by Bartabas and the National Equestrian Academy of Versailles. Shows of fact, but also various animations and workshops are on the program of these three days. More than a sports meeting, the Saut Hermès is an invitation to penetrate the prestigious world of the horse, accompanied by one of the great historical brands of French saddlery.
Find all the practical information and details of the events on the contest website: www.sauthermes.com