The German Jumping and Dressage Derby which has been hosted for decades by the city of Hamburg is attracting crowds in the tens of thousands and a top field of participants.
The program offers every day prestigious jumping classes that all together create a real Derby feeling. Highlights are the Mercedes Benz championship and the first Derby qualification on Thursday, the second qualification on Friday when the riders jump the mighty wall. Saturday the Global Champions Tour Grand prix is the scenery for the best riders in the world. And finally on Sunday, of course, it’s Derby time. The whole city is excited when the audience gathers in the Derby Park.
Hamburg is the only leg in Germany of the Global Champions Tour with the very high prize money, which comes for the 4th time to the Derby weekend. The Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Germany in Hamburg, is very tempting with record prize money. The Derby event all together offers the best riders of the world ranking list and the top horses.
Exciting and relaxing days
The blend of country side, the unique audience, the picnic facilities and the fan culture creates a very special atmosphere. This, together with the top Athletes which follow the GCT events, creates a breathtaking event, unique in the equestrian world.
The German Jumping and Dressage Derby - you have to go there, it is the place to be!