Overview

Tent pegging is a former cavalry sport from Asia. Today, it is performed on all continents. Competitions are completed alone or as a team. The aim of the original tent pegging was to spear a peg in the ground from horseback at a full gallop

Overview & disciplines

Rules

The official international rules are published by the International Tent Pegging Federation.

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History

Today, it is difficult to tell when and where tentpegging actually originated. Via the great Asian and later European empires, the sport grew throughout the world. Presumably, however, it has existed at least since the fourth century…

History

Overview

Tent pegging is a former cavalry sport from Asia. Today, it is performed on all continents. Competitions are completed alone or as a team. The aim of the original tent pegging was to spear a peg in the ground from horseback at a full gallop

Overview & disciplines

South Africa 2016

At the end of 2016, the Tent Pegging Germany team took part in three national and international championships (ITPF) hosted by the South African tentpegging association. In the clip, you can see German riders Christian Dietzel, Ilka Evers, Aileen Froitzheim, Talina Lorei and Anna Schmidt-Pauly.

South Africa 2016

At the end of 2016, the Tent Pegging Germany team took part in three national and international championships (ITPF) hosted by the South African tentpegging association. In the clip, you can see German riders Christian Dietzel, Ilka Evers, Aileen Froitzheim, Talina Lorei and Anna Schmidt-Pauly.

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