Moscow Oblast Governor’s Show-Jumping Cup
By Annet Kulyagina
Photos courtesy of Jazz Up
This unique event is fast becoming one of the fixtures of the Moscow summer “season”. The event is on the official calendar of the Federation of Equestrian Sport in Russia. The competition is held in the Otrada sports complex. It is sponsored by BMW Russia Trading, Escada, Ile De Beauté and Megafon Moscow. The Grand Prix (first place) was won by Mikhail Safronov, his horse decorated in red. The second and the third prize-winners were Vladimir Tuganv and Vladimir Beletsky. Besides the main show, the sponsor companies entertained guests with many surprises and presents at a lively party. There was a traditional contest for the best lady's hat. The event was illuminated by the light of celebrity smiles.