three-day event


three-day event
A major series of tests in dressage, cross-country, and jumping, conducted over a three-day period.

Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.

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  • three-day event — noun an equestrian competition; the first day is dressage; the second is cross country jumping; the third is stadium jumping • Hypernyms: ↑equestrian sport • Part Meronyms: ↑dressage, ↑showjumping, ↑stadium jumping, ↑cross country riding, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • three-day event — n a type of horse riding competition that lasts for three days. On the first day there is a dressage contest, in which judges decide how well riders can control their horses when performing certain movements. On the second day, there is cross… …   Universalium

  • three-day event — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms three day event : singular three day event plural three day events British a sports event lasting three days in which people ride horses in various competitions …   English dictionary

  • three-day event — three day e vent noun count BRITISH a sports event lasting three days in which people ride horses in various competitions …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • three-day event — three day e vent n BrE a horse riding competition that takes place for three days …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • three-day event — noun (C) BrE a horseriding competition that takes place for three days …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Australian International Three Day Event — The Australian International Three Day Event is an annual three day event held in the South Australian capital of Adelaide. It was known as the Adelaide International Horse Trials up until 2007. It comprises dressage, cross country and show… …   Wikipedia

  • Training the Three-Day Event Horse and Rider — (ISBN 0 385 42520 1) is a 1995 book written by James C. Wofford, covering each phase of the equestrian sport of eventing, as well as a brief history of the event and a section on choosing a proper horse for the sport. The book ends with a section …   Wikipedia

  • Australian International Three Day Event — Der Australian International Three Day Event (bis 2007 als Adelaide International Horse Trials bezeichnet) ist ein jährlich stattfindender Wettbewerb im Vielseitigkeitsreiten. Austragungsort sind die Adelaide Park Lands, der Stadtpark rund um das …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sydney international three day event — The Sydney International Three Day Event is the main qualification event in New South Wales, Australia for the equestrian sport of Eventing.External links* [http://www.sydneyeventing.org Sydney Eventing] website …   Wikipedia