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Hermès Hosts Sixth Annual Le Saut Hermès

Friday, April 10, 2015
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This weekend, April 10 to 12, Hermès will be hosting the sixth annual Le Saut Hermès. The prestigious equestrian competition will gather the world’s best riders and horses at the Grand Palais in Paris for nine rounds of show jumping. The competition has a CSI 5* grade, the highest category of international competition and excellence of the Fédération Française d’Equitation and Fédération Equestre Internationale. Amongst those set to compete are Simon Delestre from France, Daniel Bluman from Colombia, Romain Duguet and Laetita de Couedic from Switzerland, and Pilar Lucrecia Cordon from Spain.

Hermès has also invited twenty young riders to participate in the three original Talent Hermès trials.

Hermès is staging the competition with GL events, with the help of Michel Robert, sporting advisor for the Saut Hermès au Grand Palais, and German course designer Frank Rothenberger.

Confirmed attendees include: Lillie Keenan, Ben Asselin, Julia Chevanne, Astier Nicolas, Victor Levecque and Laura Klein.

For more information go to:

http://www.sauthermes.com/en/

And don’t forget to check out the competition instagram: @sauthermes #sauthermes

Image: via Saut Hermes, by Frédéric Chéhu
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