Sports Highlights

3,988 Events in 77 countries were held in 2015 with France hosting the largest number of events with 539 followed by USA on 373 and Germany with 321. This takes the record number of events up by another 198 events since 2014 (3,790) and an impressive 50% increase since 2009 (2,660 events).


Many new champions and sporting heroes were revealed around the world from the smallest/most remote events to the large scale Championships, Games and series Finals. Below is a detailed info & photographic recap from some of the sporting highlights of the year – just click on the tabs below.


As always, we are grateful to all those who make it all happen both on and off the field – the athletes and their support teams, the horse owners and breeders, the Organisers, the officials, the volunteers and of course the fans!