The Horse Riding Competition named the Cinta Indonesia Open 2018 was greeted with rousing cheer and a large number of participants.
The competition that includes every aspect of horseback riding from all different age groups is a yearly event that is anticipated by the equestrian community in Indonesia.
Welcoming the Cinta Indonesia Open 2018, that was held since Friday (26/10/2018) morning up until Sunday (28/10) afternoon in Adria Pratama Mulya Equestrian Center, APM Equestrian Center Jl. Raya Arya Wangsakar, Desa Tapos, Tigaraksa, Tangerang, Banten, shows a significant increase in participants.
The Owner of Adria Pratama Mulya Horse Riding School (APM), Triwatty Marciano, was very happy and proud of the increase in school participation during the Cinta Indonesia Open 2018.
The competition between students, or inter-school competition, is an amazing aspect of APM Equestrian’s yearly event. this happens to be the an excellent aspect of CIO compared to other equestrian events.
In CIO 2018 for the first time, students are competing with against their own similar age groups instead of being all jumbled up. Students that are in Grade School compete with Grade School students, and so does Middle School and High School.
“They are the future talents of equestrian sport in Indonesia. That is what needs to be continuously written and blasted by the media,” Triwatty Marciano suggested, Friday (26/10).
“Which school they are from needs to be written, in my opinion the school would also be pleased,” hoped Triwatty Marciano. CIO is held by APM with the support of Artha Graha Peduli, Delima MAndiri, Multi Wira Mandiri, and other sponsors.
Similar to previous years, CIO is holding competitions for more than 20 classes in Dressage and Jumping.
A number of Dressage competition have commenced on Friday and Saturday (26-27/11) morning, and Show Jumping on Friday up until Sunday.
The establishment of CIO 2018 serves as proof of the existence of Adria Pratama Mulya School in aiding the growth and education of equestrian sports in Indonesia.
The success of holding an inter-school competition on September of 2018, the Adria Pratama Mulya School alongside the APM Equestrian Center is back in holding the “Cinta Indonesia Open 2018” that showcases disciplines in Dressage and Show Jumping.
In CIO 2018, the competing classes are not only open to inter-school riders but also professional riders (Open).
The loyalty of the APM Team do need serious commandment. APM in 11 years have continuously held the “Cinta Indonesia Open/CIO and for 2018 for the 11th time inauguration of “CIO” in the beginning is meant to showcase junior riders, especially for students.
Being the school that integrated a national and equestrian curriculum and being the only school that became the venue of The Asian Games XVIII 2019, Adria Pratama Mulya (APM) School have a serious commitment to help the government in improving the quality of education and the growth of equestrian sports in the younger generation especially students that would then birth young talented athletes for Indonesia that would be able to compete Internationally. Moreover, in order to evaluate and add on the practice hours of senior riders and professionals to improve the skills in equestrian sports.
This inter-school competition that is being held routinely is also a practice field for Adria Pratama Mulya school students involvement in other than being an equestrian athlete, but also being part of the competition committee. “We believe that the more tight the competition is in this era of globalisation will not make our students afraid, because they have been given the skills and knowledge by a lot of training in school in order for them to be able to thrive in a competitive environment. Students that graduate from Adria Pratama Mulya School are of the highest quality, independent, creative, leaders, entrepreneurial, and of course resilient in facing challenges in the future,” Ahmad Munawar stated, the Vice Principal of Adria Pratama Mulya High School and PR CIO 2018.