Piggy French and Brookfield Quality through the water at the Chatsworth International Horse Trials during the first leg of the 2019 Event Rider Masters series. Photo: Stephen Bartholomew
Wellington, Fla. – June 5, 2019 – The 2019 FEI Eventing Nations Cup™ series kicked off in May at Houghton Hall in Norfolk, England, where Team Germany, consisting of Christoph Wahler, Jerome Robine, Ingrid Klimke and Felix Etzel, took home the gold medal for the fifth year in a row.
Germany defeated Sweden and Great Britain, the reigning FEI Eventing Nations Cup™ champions, with a team score of 90.6. Sweden took home the silver medal on a score of 91.2, while Great Britain completed the podium in the bronze medal position with a score of 99.2.
The next leg in the FEI Eventing Nations Cup™ series begins this week in Pratoni Del Vivaro, Italy. Join Horse & Country TV (H&C TV) and catch-up on all of the highlights from the season opener at Houghton Hall on Wednesday, June 5, at 8 p.m. EST and then watch highlights from Italy on Wednesday, June 19, at 8 p.m. EST.