SPECIAL DATES: September 07 - 14 THE SPRUCE MEADOWS MASTERS TOURNAMENT Calgary, Alberta, Canada This is voted by many as the top show jumping venue in the world and the Masters Tournament is the richest show of all. Bringing the top riders from all over the world it is host to the richest Nation's Cup and Sunday's $1,500,000 CP International jumping class. Needless to say the competition is the BEST!
Equine Studies Canada has decided to include a week at Spruce Meadows as their final hosted experience of the year. With over 500,000 visitors a year and as many as 50,000 a day at the Master's tournament , it is important to book early to secure your seating. Group seating and accommodations will be arranged. This will be a must see for all the newly addicted equine enthusiasts. Full supervision is available for all children. Family entertainment and unique shopping opportunities abound for the duration of the show. This year the RCMP Musical ride is part of the entertainment provided at the Show. Family rates available for the tour.
We will provide you with lots of information about the event, the rules and regulations, biographies of the riders and of course the horses, everything from the economics of the sport to the World ranking system will be discussed. If you want to really learn about what it takes to get to the top or if you just want a crash course in everything about show jumping and exciting entertainment, come join us on the Tour to the Masters. September 07 arrival at Calgary International Airport, transfer to hotel. Evening group dinner to discuss the tour and give valuable information about the Horse Show, scoring and biographies of the attending International riders and horses. September 08 tour of the Calgary area, your choice of a side trip to Banff/Lake Louise for the day or to the Royal Tyrrell Dinosaur Museum September 09 Visit Spruce Meadows for a tour of the facility and to view the horses and riders from many countries exercising their mounts in preparation for the competition. International horse FEI official jog 9 am ( test for soundness in front of FEI vet) is also on the agenda. September 10 - 14 Full 5 days of competition September 14 evening departure from Calgary International Airport