Definition of eventer in English:


Line breaks: event¦er
Pronunciation: /ɪˈvɛntə


  • A horse or rider that takes part in eventing.
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    • In the morning the eventers will show jump, and in the afternoon the individual champion in show jumping will be crowned.
    • This type of training is extremely useful for both showjumpers and eventers as it improves flexibility and balance in horse and rider as well as developing important muscle groups.
    • The day combines the light-hearted good humour of well-known jockeys and eventers attempting to play polo - both on bicycles and horses - and the dramatic speed and skill of two top class polo matches.


1970s: from event, in three-day event (see eventing).

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