Princess leads the group from the front

HRH Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana Rajakanya, centre, participates in the closing event of the very first FEI Asian Championships Pattaya 2019 at the Thai Polo and Equestrian Club in Pattaya.

Thailand were crowned general champs at the FEI Asian Championships Pattaya 2019 which ended at the weekend.

The Kingdom, led by Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana Rajakanya, won 3 gold, 2 silver and 2 medals from all 3 disciplines at the very first edition of the FEI Asian Championships.

South Korea can be found in 2nd with 2 private gold medals from dressage rider Nam Dong-Heon at the Thai Polo and Equestrian Club.

Hong Kong took house one gold, 3 silver and one bronze medals from the eventing and reveal leaping competitors.

The last gold went to Taizo Sugitani, the sole rider from Japan who won the leaping private competitors.

The Philippines, Taiwan, Indonesia and Kuwait likewise got medals. In all, 8 out of 14 nations got medals.

The historical equestrian competition, hosted by the Thailand Equestrian Federation, had a grand closing event on Sunday with Princess Sirivannavari kindly taking part in the occasion.

The Princess made an excellent contribution in the competitors as she led the Thai team to the title in the dressage group competitors, winning the very first gold medal for the nation to guarantee an excellent head-start.

Her colleagues in the gold medal winning group were Pakjira Thongpakdi, Arinadtha Chavatanont and Apisada Bannagijsophon.

Arinadtha won the private eventing crown as Thailand likewise ended up initially in the eventing group competitors.

The closing event was gone to by honourable visitors and impressive equestrian professional athletes from the getting involved nations.

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