Knokke Hippique is an equestrian show of the highest CSI5* level with world’s best riders competing. The outstanding list of competitors is extraordinary and rarely seen in live action in Belgium. The reputation of Knokke Hippique, the unique setting and experience around the sport, the enormous amount of prize money and the presence of prestigious brands like Rolex and Porsche; all these factors make sure world’s very best riders choose for Knokke. Being a great party by itself already, these riders make Knokke Hippique into a party of champions. Although the Olympic Games will be held in Rio de Janeiro next month, the most famous equestrian champions and personalities will be seen in Knokke this weekend. All Olympic medalists of the most recent Olympic Games choose Knokke as their final destination before Rio. Reigning Olympic champion Steve Guerdat will ride against World Number One McLain Ward. Vice-Olympic champion Gerco Schröder will join them, as do USA’s best lady rider Beezie Madden and Germany’s most stylish rider Marcus Ehning. You can see them all in action from this Thursday!