The 11th World Agility Open will take place from 17th – 21st May 2023.
Detailed timetables for the 2023 WAO will appear here after the closing date.
For more detail on the unofficial training, check in and official training, and the ceremonies, click on each item to bring up a dialogue box.
The times below are estimations only, and will be announced shortly.
The 2023 World Agility Open Championships will be held on 17th – 21st May. The official team practice will happen on Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th May. The Opening Ceremony will take place on 17th May with a Team Managers meeting held at 6pm on TBC.
National Hippic Centre (KNHS) in Ermelo, The Netherlands.
De Beek 125, 3852 PL
Postbus 3040, 3850 CA
The main ring will be indoors and Rings 1 and 2 will be outdoors.
Ermelo (Err-mee-lo) is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of Gelderland in the Veluwe area, with a population of over 26,000.
There are many campsites in the forests surrounding Ermelo which are popular places to stay for mainly Dutch and German tourists. Cycling through the forests and heaths is a popular activity, especially during the summer. The nearby Veluwemeer allows for recreation on the water or beach. The town center is home to various bars and restaurants and a tourist information centre. Ermelo hosts various music festivals, such as the Fête de la Musique, Multipop and the International Boogie Woogie Festival.