MEDITERRANEAN EQUESTRIAN TOUR

News Spring MET 2017

24.04.2017 Jamie Wingrove wraps up successful Spring MET with another win on Bart VI in the Grand Prix presented by Suzuki

The Spring MET 2017 came to a close on Sunday afternoon, with Jamie Wingrove (GBR) and Bart VI winning the CSI2* Grand Prix presented by Suzuki. The victory was the icing on the cake for Wingrove, who also took the top...[more]


19.04.2017 Hilton Alibi, Oaks Clovelly and Community 3 best in Young Horse Finals at Spring MET 4

The 5-, 6- and 7-year-old horses jumped their finals at the Spring MET 4 today in Oliva Nova, Spain. A total of 26 pairs lined up to battle it out in the CSIYH1* 1.40m final for the 7-year-old horses, and a whooping number of 14...[more]


16.04.2017 Robert Vos and Carat shine in the Grand Prix presented by Suzuki at Spring MET 4

The Spring MET 2017 resumed this week, with its fourth and last part of the Tour. Sunday’s CSI2* Grand Prix presented by Suzuki concluded the first week of competition at Spring MET 4, with Robert Vos (NED) and Carat (Cardento x...[more]


22.03.2017 Janne Friederike Meyer-Zimmermann saves the best for last in the CSI2* Grand Prix presented by CHG at Spring MET 3

The Spring MET 2017 resumed this week, with its third part of the tour and the first week of competition concluded on Sunday with the CSI2* Grand Prix presented by CHG worth 30,000 Euro. It was Germany’s Janne Friederike...[more]


09.03.2017 The Mediterranean Equestrian Tour: The choice of champions

The Spring MET has come half-way into its cycle, and next week the third part of the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour 2017 spring-edition kicks off with another three weeks of world-class showjumping. The Spring MET 2017 will be...[more]


23.02.2017 Kid Pleasure d'Asschaut, Tuilleadh Uisce Beatha and Ashgrove Lexington best in Spring MET II Young Horse Finals

The 5-, 6- and 7-year-old horses lined up for their finals today at Spring MET II, as the second part of the 2017-edition of the Tour has entered its last week of competition. The Irish riders were on fire, dominating the finals...[more]


20.02.2017 Winning weekend for Constant Van Paesschen at Spring MET 2017

Sunday’s 30,000 Euro Grand Prix sponsored by Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort at the Spring MET 2017 went to Belgium’s Constant Van Paesschen on the 9-year-old stallion Isidoor van de Helle (Canturo x Qredo de...[more]


News Autumn MET 2016

10.11.2016 Hello Vivendi, Casper J&J Z and Tinkas Brook II to the top in the Autumn MET 2016 young horse finals

It was all about consistency in Thursday’s finals for the 7-, 6- and 5-year-old horses at the Autumn MET 2016. The winner of the final for the 7-year-old horses was Hello Vivendi ridden by Louise Simpson (GBR). The Irish-bred...[more]


30.10.2016 Back-to-back Grand Prix victories for Harold Boisset at the Autumn MET

Harold Boisset (FRA) has been an unstoppable force at the Autumn MET 2016, and continued his winning ways in Sunday’s CSI2* Grand Prix presented by Suzuki. Again it was the tiny Quolita Z, a 10-year-old mare by Quasimodo Z x...[more]


24.10.2016 Harold Boisset opens Autumn MET 2016 on a winning streak to take the top honors in the CSI2* Grand Prix presented by Grupo CHG

As the Autumn MET 2016 kicked off this week, Harold Boisset continued where he left off at the Spring Tour earlier this year: On a winning streak. The 28-year-old French rider won sixteen competitions during the Spring...[more]


09.08.2016 The countdown is on: 70 days left until 2016 Autumn MET kicks off in Oliva

For the first time since its launch, the Autumn MET will count a total of four weeks – and with 70 days left to go the organizing committee is fully occupied to make this year’s edition a highlight for riders and...[more]


News Spring MET 2016

28.04.2016 Dominique Hendrickx saves the best for last in 7-year-old finals at 2016 Spring MET

The young horses wrapped up their competitions at the 2016 Spring MET on Thursday. The tour is in it’s very last week, and today it was time for the 2016 Spring MET IV finals for 5-, 6- and 7-year-old horses in the Valencia...[more]


24.04.2016 Eduardo Alvarez Aznar rocks concluding 2016 Spring MET CSI3* Grand Prix

Spanish rider Eduardo Alvarez Aznar and Rokfeller de Pleville Bois Margot concluded the 2016 Spring MET with a very popular home win in the CSI3* Oliva Nova Beach and Golf Resort Grand Prix. The 1.50 competition counted towards...[more]


15.04.2016 British riders rule young horse competitions during 2016 Spring MET IV Week 1

The 2016 Spring MET has entered its final stage, as the fourth and last tour kicked off this week. The 2016 Spring MET IV will run through this week and the next, before it is a wrap for this year’s edition. As...[more]


03.04.2016 Marc Houtzager and Sterrehof’s Baccarat close off the 2016 Spring MET III with victory in CSI3* Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Grand Prix

The CSI3* Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Grand Prix brought the 2016 Spring MET III to a close, and the victory fell into Dutch hands as Olympic silver medalist Marc Houtzager and his 10-year-old number one mount Sterrehof’s...[more]


31.03.2016 Clem McMahon strikes again in young horse finals at 2016 Spring MET

The young horses concluded their three weeks of competition at the 2016 Spring MET III in Oliva today, with the finals being staged in the Valencia Arena. Ireland’s Clem McMahon turned out to be a dominating force with his...[more]


27.03.2016 Holger Wulschner wins the CSI2* 1.45 Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Grand Prix at 2016 Spring MET III

The second week of the 2016 Spring MET III concluded on Sunday with a victory for Germany’s Holger Wulschner in the CSI2* 1.45 Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Grand Prix. Already last Saturday, Wulschner took the victory in...[more]


24.03.2016 Hat-trick for Guillaume Foutrier in young horse classes at 2016 Spring MET III Week 2

The 2016 Spring MET III continued this week, and entered its second week of competition. As always, the week kicked off with three days of competition for the young horses – that are now given a few days rest before heading into...[more]


20.03.2016 Stefanie van den Brink and Marlon Zanotelli dominate for Ashford Farm in CSI2* C.H.G. Grand Prix at 2016 Spring MET III

Ashford Farm riders Stefanie van den Brink and Marlon Zanotelli ended their first week at the 2016 Spring MET III in the perfect way on Sunday, taking first and second place in the CSI2* C.H.G. 1.45 Grand Prix for their...[more]


17.03.2016 Irish riders dominate in the young horse classes as 2016 Spring MET III kicks off

The third part of the 2016 Spring MET kicked off this week, with 272 riders from 33 different countries having found their way to Oliva Nova. Big names such as Janne Friederike Meyer (GER), Constant van Paesschen (BEL), Marlon...[more]


28.02.2016 Laurent Guillet and Sultan du Chateau record their second Grand Prix win at 2016 Spring MET

The third week of the 2016 Spring MET II concluded on Sunday with a thrilling CSI3* 1.50m Grand Prix presented by Oliva Nova Beach and Golf Resort. France’s Laurent Guillet started off the second part of the 2016 Spring MET with...[more]


26.02.2016 Boisset best again at the 2016 Spring MET II

The youngsters concluded their jumping at the 2016 Spring MET II in Oliva today, in the finals for 5, 6 and 7-year-old horses presented by Emiralia Horse Corp.The 5-year-old final was dominated by Ireland’s Ivan Dalton and his...[more]


21.02.2016 Constant van Paesschen and Carlow van de Helle to the top in the C.H.G Grand Prix at 2016 Spring MET II Week 2

The second week of the 2016 Spring MET II concluded on Sunday evening, and it was Constant van Paesschen who secured a Belgian win with his relatively new ride, the 9-year-old stallion Carlow van de Helle (Caretino x Corofino I)....[more]


18.02.2016 Andreas Knippling and Papa Roach take a well-deserved win as the youngster tours round off at 2016 Spring MET II Week 2

The second week of the 2016 Spring MET II in Oliva is well underway, and the young horses yet again gained some valuable experience over the wonderful built courses under the Spanish sun. Thursday rounded off the youngster tours...[more]


14.02.2016 Stephex Grand Prix to Laurent Guillet and Sultan du Chateau at 2016 Spring MET II Week 1

The first week of the 2016 Spring MET II concluded today in Oliva, with a win for France’s Laurent Guillet and Sultan du Chateau in the CSI2* Stephex Grand Prix. Finishing in 43.19 seconds, Laurent Guillet and the half-brother of...[more]


11.02.2016 Clem McMahon shines with Pacino-offspring in young horse classes at 2016 Spring MET II Week 1

This week, the 2016 Spring MET resumed after a one-week-break. Several of the world’s best riders have travelled to Oliva for the second part of the 2016 Spring MET that runs through to 28.2.2016. On the start lists are big names...[more]


31.01.2016 French rider Nicolas Deseuzes with back-to-back Grand Prix wins at 2016 Spring MET

It was a back-to-back win for French rider Nicolas Deseuzes, who took his second consecutive Grand Prix victory on Sunday at the 2016 Spring MET. After another efficient jump-off with Quilane de Lezeaux at the Oliva Nova Beach...[more]


28.01.2016 Tim Wilks and Joker S continue their success at 2016 Spring MET

Last year at the 2015 Autumn MET, Great Britain’s Tim Wilks and the now seven-year-old Joker S won the final for six-year-olds and today the promising combination continued their success in Oliva. Tim Wilks and IN...[more]


24.01.2016 Nicolas Deseuzes wins the first Grand Prix of 2016 Spring MET

It was a back-to-back win for French rider Nicolas Deseuzes, who took his second consecutive Grand Prix victory on Sunday at the 2016 Spring MET. After another efficient jump-off with Quilane de Lezeaux at the Oliva Nova Beach...[more]


NEWS AUTUMN MET 2015

27.10.2015 SECOND WEEK OF HIGH LEVEL COMPETITION STARTS IN OLIVA NOVA MET AUTUMN 2015

Oliva (Valencia, October 27). MET Autumn second week has started in the modern Oliva Nova Equestrian Center (CEON). In the morning, the amazing grass arena (140x80m.) of Oliva Nova Equestrian Center (CEON) was the best place to...[more]


25.10.2015 Gavin Harley on Understone Van de Kapel wins OLIVA NOVA GRAND PRIX

First week of showjumping competition ends with a great succes. Oliva, Valencia. Octuber 25th. Fourth Autum Met Edition has ended its first week (from a total of three) with Ireland’s rider Gavin Harley triumph in Gold 4, the...[more]


24.10.2015 JERÔME GUERY AND GRAND CRU WIN THE BEST CLASS OF THE DAY

programme. Met Autumn 2015 has arrived to its fifth day of high level show jumping competition wich is being held at Oliva Nova Equestrian Center (CEON). One of the MET best competitors, Belgian Jerôme Guery on Grand Cru Van de...[more]


23.10.2015 FRENCH RIDER BOISSET SHOWS HIS CLASS IN MET AUTUMN

French rider Harold Boisset on Quolita Z has been the best of the day in this MET Autumn 2015 wich is being held in Oliva Nova Equestrian Center (CEON). This couple has won the top class in Golf 4 Tour Longines Ranking and with a...[more]


21.10.2015 GREAT BRITAIN GETS THE THREE FIRTS POSITIONS IN TOP CLASS

Oliva, Valencia (Spain). Thursday, October, 22nd.- Great Britain’s Chloe Aston and Colibri Classic have been the best couple of the day by winning the First Longines Ranking Gold Tour held this afternoon at Oliva Nova Equestrian...[more]


21.10.2015 The sun shines again at Oliva Nova Equestrian Center

Oliva (Valencia). Wednesday, October 21st. Second day of competition in Autum Met 2015 4th edition. All the three jumping classes scheduled for today has been in two phases. Day’s first competition has been a class for 5 Years...[more]