The Internationales Wiesbadener PfingstTurnier hosts the second leg of the 2017 Event Rider Masters series and four days of thrilling equestrian sport across the disciplines. The Event Rider Masters competition runs along side a prestegious International Show Jumping tournament, a Grand Prix & Freestyle Dressage tournament and a Vaulting competition. The Wiesbadener PferdeNacht, held on the Friday evening, is World renowned as a hugely entertaining dispaly of all things horse.
The Biebrich Palace was built in 1702 by Prince Georg August Samuel of Nassau-Idstein and from 1816 until 1866, it served as the ducal residence for the independent Duchy of Nassau. The structure, with two pavilions and a circular ballroom in the exact center, was designed by the Baroque architect Julius Ludwig Rothweil. The Schloss Park gardens were designed by landscape architect Friedrich Ludwig von Sckell in 1817 at the request of Duke Wilhelm of Nassau.
The Event Rider Masters competitors will be priveledged to gallop amongst the historic trees during the Cross Country phase.
See all the action up close at this magnificent location or watch it live here on ERM TV.