The Minister of Agriculture and Water and the Mayor of Torre Pacheco inaugurated the eighteenth edition of this equestrian event
The National Hall Pure Race Horses of the Region of Murcia meets from today until next Sunday to more than 400 horses from three different pure breeds, purebred Spanish and other minority as hispanoárabe and Arabic, of more than fifty national herds.
The Minister of Agriculture and Water, Antonio Cerdá, opened today at the fairgrounds IFEPA the eighteenth edition of the event, along with the Mayor of Torre Pacheco and IFEPA director, Daniel García Madrid, its managing director, Antonio Miras, and President Equimur Organizing Committee, Juan Jose Montes.
Cerdá equestrian event said that this is "one of the most important in Spain", after SICAB held in Sevilla, and highlighted "the excellent management of its organizers to maintain the previous level and ensure recognition of International Fair a moment that more than half of these events held stopped. "
He added that the cottage equestrian "responds to social demands, leisure and cultural rights", so explained that one sector is "more sensitive" in times of crisis.
The owner of Agriculture said Equimur "held in the same space, or activities and horse shows of great interest to horse enthusiasts and the general public."
Also stressed the importance of livestock regional equestrian Murcia has positioned as "one of the regions most thoroughbreds classified".
Equimur hosts until next Sunday Morphological Competition Pure Spanish, the National Competition Doma Vaquera, Horse Contest Hispano, Games and Handling of Spanish Riding, Jumping, Pony Contest for Children and Show Jumping-power test.
During the days of the fair will also place technical conferences, seminars for professionals and a playground with various activities.