The Equestrian 3 Day Event – commonly known as ‘Eventing’ is the triathlon of Horse Sport comprising the 3 phases of Dressage, Cross Country and Showjumping over 3 days on the same horse.
Held annually in November, the Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event (MMAus3de) is Australia’s premier equestrian competition.
It is the only CCI four star event held in Australia, the only one held in the Southern Hemisphere and one of only six held across the world. For the past twelve years, Adelaide has been the chosen host city of this Hallmark Equestrian event.
In 2011, the Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event became a part of the World Wide ‘Pro Tour’of Eventing – the FEI Classics Series.
The 2017 Adelaide event will also have the biggest prize pool in the Southern Hemisphere with over $150,000 up for grabs!
The MMAus3de proudly takes its place alongside the other great international four star events, the Rolex Kentucky 3 Day Event in the United States in April, Badminton Horse Trials in England in May,Luhmuhlen in Germany in June, Burghley Horse Trials back in the UK in September and Pau in France in October.
The Adelaide event however is unique in the world, being the only one staged in the heart of a vibrant city centre, taking place in Adelaide’s picturesque East Parklands.
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