SICAB 2013 Sevilla

Into Spanish horses and some sun in december?

I wouldn’t mind so I took the invitation and went to “sunny Spain” to attend the annual event “Salon International del Caballo de Pura Raza Espanola”. (SICAB)

The Sicab is a 5 days horse event held at the Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos in the city of Sevilla. It’s a perfect mix of Spanish tradition (including the macho men) and different equestrian disciplines such as Show Jumping, Doma Vaquera, Carriage driving and off course Dressage/Alta Escuela.

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Don’t expect perfect dressage moves or thrilling show jumping, but leave yourself into the Spanish lifestyle and the love of their horses.

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Nothing’s more perfect than spending the day looking at the Purebred Spanish Stallion competition while enjoying the sunshine in 20 degrees on a 6th of December.

The 6th of December wasn’t only a sunny day but it’s also the day the famous city lights in Sevilla were switched on, on the occasion of the celebration of Bufanda (a friendly witch who gives presents).

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If you are looking for a citytrip at the end of the year where you can enjoy sunshine and horses, save the date: 2-7 December 2014.

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