Horse sport’s footing governing trunk has joined the growing “esports” revolution amongst the launch of a fantasy showjumping game.
The FEI together with Feeling Sports induce got joined forces inwards the creation of the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Fantasy Game.
Fantasy games are played online together with players are rewarded amongst points for correctly forecasting the functioning of existent athletes together with their horses. In the jumping fantasy game, participants are invited to predict the best performing nations, get together the squad they mean value volition win, approximate the pose out of clear rounds together with designate the best athlete inwards the team.
The game is available inwards 3 languages – English, French together with High German – together with tin hold upward played via a spider web browser on desktop, smartphones together with tablets, amongst dedicated apps for iOS together with Android devices inwards development. Registration is costless together with anyone tin sign upward at whatsoever fourth dimension during the season, via a My FEI account.
The overall winner volition have a VIP trip for ii to the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final 2020, including provide flights, accommodation together with the run a peril to larn behind the scenes, come across the athletes together with savour the Final’s sense inwards VIP style.
The Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Fantasy Game flavor volition kicking off amongst the commencement of the Europe Division 1 qualifiers, which takes house at La Baule, France, on May 17. The Fantasy Game flavor volition conclude amongst the showdown for plough over off honours at the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup 2019 Final inwards Barcelona, Spain, inwards October.
Participants must select their fantasy squad from the histrion listing together with compete inwards world or person leagues amongst friends together with family. They tin predict the pose out of clear rounds, the best athlete together with Equus caballus combination on the team, together with thence scout the alive contest broadcast on FEI TV inwards existent time. Points are earned for the right predictions made inwards each of 4 categories: best performing nations, fantasy team, pose out of clear rounds together with best athlete.
“We’ve seen that fantasy sports play an enormous piece of job inwards driving deeper connection betwixt sports fans together with real-life sports,” FEI Commercial Director Ralph Straus said.
“Feeling Sports are the specialists inwards fantasy online games together with nosotros are excited close this collaboration together with believe the launch of the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup fantasy game volition hold upward a fresh, unique agency for fans to interact throughout the season, non exclusively amongst their favourite athletes together with teams, simply too engaging amongst other avid equestrian fans all over the world.”
How the game industrial plant is shown inwards the below video.