Presidential Horse Riding Cup
Istanbul hosted the Presidential Horse Riding Cup for the first time between June 7-8, 2008, with the support of Yapı Kredi Private Banking. Riding "Siec Comet," Gerry Flynn claimed the jumping title at the event held at Kemer Golf & Country Club. Riding "Team a Minera," Uğur Yılmaz claimed second place and riding "Kindy," Ogan Sengel claimed third place.
The International Horse Riding Championships for Juniors, which Yapı Kredi Private Banking sponsored for the first time in 2006, was organized in Turkey again under the sponsorship of Yapı Kredi Private Banking in 2007, as a result of the success of the first event.