Starting with the training.
Hans Staub, the Thailand Dressage Coach who arrived Jakarta on the night of the 13th, didn't seem to have the jet lag :)
Early Monday morning (14th Nov), the Thai Dressage team was looking very enthusiastic and eager to take the lessons. All looking good and ready for competition.
Hans was coaching Pak and Tayutin.
Hans Staub on Delgado.
Looking nice with Amonastro.
Next door, it was Andrew Hoy coaching the Thailand Eventing Team.
Andrew Hoy and Supap.
Ice and Val 3.
The most crucial part, Technical Briefing of all disciplines was done in the afternoon.
Everyone looking serious and of course very focused.
XC Course Inspection ; (left to right) Jennifer Millar (NZL),Vince Roche (AUS), Helen Christie (NZL), PollyAnn Huntington (AUS), Phil Holland‐Bailey (AUS) (Course designer).
These plants and flowers will be placed on the XC fences.
In the evening, all equestrian teams went to Hotel Mulia for the Welcoming Party hosted by “Pazia” the major sponsor of Indonesian Equestrian.
Welcoming Party's Venue.
The Official Welcome Board at the front entrance.
Tor was greeted by the TWO girls!! (jealous?)
Myanmar Equestrian Team and the Officers.
Dr. Na and Andrew.
Dr. Tum and Myanmar rider Kelly.
Malaysian Equestrian Team. Missing the boys...
And our favourite Thailand Equestrian Team!!!
Opening speech by the host “Pazia.”
Stage performance by the Indonesian team.
Thai team now on stage.
Led by Moon. Here's the Thai team start performing traditional Thai dance “Rum Wong.”
Performance by the Philippines.
It looks like Andrew's having fun...
N.Puean was dancing but look at the pro behind her :)
And again! Andrew when he got long hair!!
Kru Pui enjoying himself on the stage.
Entering the competition mode on Tuesday (15th Nov). The schedule will start from Dressage technical meeting, followed by Eventing technical meeting and Eventing's First Horse Inspection in the afternoon.
Stay tuned for more updates & photos ;)
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