The Elista hippodrome will host the open show jumping championship of Kalmykia among children and adults, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Russian Ministry of Sports. Competitors will overcome obstacles of varying heights and difficulty. The winners of the competition will be awarded diplomas and memorable prizes. Anyone can watch the competition; the event will begin on September 23 at 11 a.m., admission is free. 30 people took part in the spring tournament among children; equestrian sport is gaining popularity in the republic.