World Equestrian Cup qualification stage - VTB Cup - was hosted by the Tbilisi Hippodrome (Lisi lake) during the period from 13-15 September.
Participants competed in Show Jumping. The tournament was organized by the Georgian Equestrian Federation with the support of VTB Bank (Georgia).
Riders from Georgia, Azerbaijan and Belаrus participated in the tournament.
The first two stages were held on September 13 and 14, and the final stage – on September 15. Winner of the tournament and a holder of both big and small Grand Prix was Georgian rider – Shalva Gachechiladze.
VTB Bank (Georgia) Head of Marketing and PR Department, Shota Machavariani, stated:
VTB Bank (Georgia) is proud to continue active support of Georgian sport. This is the fifth tournament on the VTB Cup, which is international and therefore immensely contributes to development of equestrian sport in Georgia. We are happy to be pushing this beautiful sport to new levels.