Piazza di Siena celebrates 90 years in Rome with a flypast by the Frecce Tricolori over Villa Borghese.
The Piazza di Siena horse show, now in its 90th edition, returns to Rome from 25-28 May 2023.
The prestigious equestrian show takes place in the heart of Rome’s Villa Borghese, both in the Piazza di Siena grounds and the Galopattoio.
This year the four-day event - described by organisers as "the most beautiful horse show in the world" - will be once again be completely open to the public.
The 2023 programme features the cream of international show jumpers from around the world, with 10 countries competing for the coveted Nations Cup title on 26 May: Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, Spain, UK and the US.
A novelty this year will see a flypast by the Frecce Tricolori, emitting plumes in the colours of the Italian flag, at precisely 14.05 on Friday 26 May before the start of the Nations Cup.
There will be television coverage of the action on RAI 2 and RAI Sport HD and the event can be streamed via Piazza di Siena social channels.
Part of the FEI Nations Cup, the Roman tournament is among the eight most important show-jumping events in the world along with La Baule, San Gallo, Rotterdam, Falsterbo, Aquisgrana, Hickstead and Dublin.
For full details, in English and Italian, see Piazza di Siena website.
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