Sep 10, 2018

Horse & Country TV's Coverage of 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games Begins on Wednesday

By Horse & Country TV - Press Release
Left to right: Patrice Delaveau (FRA), Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED) and Beezie Madden (USA) on the podium at the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France. Arnd Bronkhorst Photo.

As the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) officially kicks off on Tuesday, Horse & Country TV (H&C TV) is gearing up to bring exclusive, in­-depth coverage of the prestigious championship straight to its viewers with its Daily Review and highlight shows.

Don't miss a minute of the action! Cheer on your team and join H&C TV today to watch all of the competition from WEG here.

H&C TV will be showing daily one­ hour recaps throughout the games in addition to coverage of all Olympic and non­-Olympic events.

WEG is held every four years in the middle of the Olympic cycle and is one of the biggest events on the equestrian calendar. It features a total of eight equestrian disciplines: show jumping, dressage, para­dressage, eventing, driving, endurance, vaulting, and reining. It is the major global championship of 2018.

The 2018 games are being held at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Tryon, North Carolina, September 11-23.

With a new episode broadcasting each day throughout WEG, Daily Reviews will premiere at 1:00 p.m. EST and will replay at 5:00 p.m. EST and 8:00 p.m. EST each day they air. The first Daily Review will premiere on Thursday, September 13.

In addition, viewers can watch highlights from each discipline at the following schedule:

  • Team dressage: Thursday, September 20, at 9:30 p.m.
  • Dressage Grand Prix Special: Friday, September 21, at 9:30 p.m.
  • Endurance: Friday, September 21, at 10:30 p.m.
  • Dressage Grand Prix Freestyle: Saturday, September 22, at 9:30 p.m.
  • Reining: Saturday, September 22, at 10:30 p.m.
  • Eventing: Tuesday, September 25, at 8:00 p.m.
  • Team jumping: Saturday, September 29, at 8:00 p.m.
  • Para­dressage: Monday, October 1, at 8:00 p.m.
  • Vaulting: Monday, October 1, at 8:30 p.m.
  • Driving: Tuesday, October 2, at 7:30 p.m.

Click here to join H&C TV today and mark your calendar with H&C TV's full WEG program schedule below:

Available in the U.S. on Roku, mobile apps, and at www.horseandcountrytv.us, H&C TV is committed to bringing world­-class live coverage of top equestrian sports from around the world to U.S. audiences as well as entertaining and insightful television programs featuring the sport's most renowned athletes. Offering hundreds of shows focused on horses, equestrian sport, and the country lifestyle, ranging from training tips and advice to behind­-the-­scenes looks into the daily lives of elite athletes, H&C TV has something for every horse lover to enjoy.

About Horse & Country TV

Horse & Country TV (H&C TV) is the premier international multi­-screen network catering to the equestrian and country lifestyle. The award­-winning network offers subscribers access to thrilling equestrian sport, masterclasses, documentaries, and more, with new shows available to stream every week on your TV, mobile, or tablet devices. H&C TV broadcasts in Europe, Australia, and in the United States on cable, satellite, and broadband television, including Roku, and online at www.horseandcountrytv.us.

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