15 February 2016

Sweden partner country CHIO Aachen 2016

Sweden and the Swedish Equestrian Federation are the partners of the World Equestrian Festival, CHIO Aachen 2016. Her Royal Highness Silvia of Sweden will visit the Opening Ceremony on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 as patron of the Swedish delegation.

The partner countries enjoy a long tradition at the World Equestrian Festival, CHIO Aachen. With Sweden as this year’s partner country, the visitors, athletes and organisers can look forward to special guests for the 14th time.
Among others, the Swedish guests will present themselves at the showgrounds in the “Svensk-byn” – the Swedish Village. As the official partner country, Sweden will be present at the showgrounds, but also in the city: On Monday, July 11th, the traditional reception of the partner country will take place at the market square in Aachen.

After the huge success of the Opening Ceremony of the European Championships last year, the Opening Ceremony of the CHIO Aachen 2016 is also going to be a spectacular floodlit event.

More information: www.chioaachen.de/tickets.