Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup Jumping Qualifier

26th Feb 2014

FEI Press

Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping: 12 teams at first North American League qualifier at Wellington, FL (USA). 

The first qualifier of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2014 North America, Central America and Caribbean League will take place at the Wellington CSIO4* in the USA this Friday, 28 February attracting a field of 12 teams.

The starting order, which was determined by a draw held at Wellington, FL today will be as follows:

1. New Zealand
2. Great Britain (In alphabetical order: Scott Brash, Tim Gredley, Ben Maher and Gemma Paternoster)
3. Canada
4. Brazil
5. Germany
6. USA
7. Colombia
8. Israel
9. Chile
10. Ireland
11. Mexico
12. Venezuela

Three teams – Canada, Mexico, and the host nation USA – will be eligible for Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping points in the North America, Central America and Caribbean League.

Friday’s competition will begin at 19.00 EST (local time in Florida, GMT-5 hours) and will be broadcast live on FEI TV, the FEI’s official online video platform.

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For the full story and information on the British team announcement follow the link www.britishshowjumping.co.uk/media/news/team-for-furusiyya-nations-cup-wellington