E National horse jumping competition
July, in Hanko Finland
15th anniversary in 2016, held every year. Next time in summer 2017.
Possible to stay in hotels or rent villas. The event is free for the public.
Key style: Ralph Lauren
Every year over two hundred volunteers from different riding clubs and 40 sponsors make this event happen and next year, in 2017, will be the 16th time this exciting competition is being held. SeaHorse Week is one of the most popular summer event in Hanko city along with Tennis Week and Regatta Race. This year the winners of the grand prix classes were: Junior Grand Prix: Reetta Sundberg (horse Con Lady) LähiTapiola Future Challenge 140 cm: Antonia Hartwall (horse Adecci) LähiTapiola Grand Prix partial race, 145 + 150 cm: Marina Ehrnrooth (horse EVLI Luikka) For visitors, SeaHorse Week is a perfect experience for enjoying some horse race action while sipping champagne, and later on maybe wine and dine with the riders at the official after race evening in sponsor restaurants - located at the harbor overlooking the beautiful sailing boats and yachts. Hanko is also known for its gorgeous beaches and all the activities possible near by - tennis, riding, golf, sailing, go karting, windsurfing, and of course sauna and swimming facilities. Also, the restaurant and club scene has been improving and now Hanko is a popular place amongst the youth.
Source for this blog post: http://www.hunr.org/seahorse-week/seahorse-week-2016/