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  1. showjumping, stadium jumpingnoun

    riding horses in competitions over set courses to demonstrate skill in jumping over obstacles


  1. showjumpingnoun

    A sporting competition where horses are ridden around a course consisting of several jumps, to demonstrate the skill of both the rider and the horse.


  1. showjumping

    Show jumping is a part of a group of English riding equestrian events that also includes eventing, hunters, and equitation. Jumping classes are commonly seen at horse shows throughout the world, including the Olympics. Sometimes shows are limited exclusively to jumpers. Sometimes jumper classes are offered in conjunction with other English-style events. Sometimes, show jumping is but one division of a very large, all-breed competition that includes a very wide variety of disciplines. Jumping classes may be governed by various national horse show sanctioning organizations, such as the United States Equestrian Federation or the British Showjumping Association. International competitions are governed by the rules of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports.


  1. showjumping

    Showjumping is a competitive equestrian sport where a horse and rider aim to complete a course of jumps within a certain time, trying not to knock down any of the jumps. The winner is typically the horse and rider who jump all the jumps in the fastest time with the fewest faults. The jumps often involve various types of obstacles including verticals, spreads, and combinations, and can be quite intricate and challenging. The sport requires a high level of skill, training, coordination, courage and trust between the horse and rider.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of showjumping in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of showjumping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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