US Equestrian Names Potential Selection Trials for 2018 World Equestrian Games

Boyd Martin and Welcome Shadow. Photo by Libby Law Photography.

Boyd Martin and Welcome Shadow competing last year at Pau CCI4*, which is expected to be named a US Equestrian Selection Trial for WEG. Photo by Libby Law Photography.

US Equestrian has named the potential selection trials for the 2018 World Equestrian Games. This list is awaiting final approval from the US Equestrian International Discipline Council and the US Equestrian Board of Directors. We will update this post when the selection trials have been finalized.

2017

Kentucky CCI4* (USA) – April 27-30
Badminton CCI4* (GBR) – May 4-7
Tattersalls CCI3* (IRE) – May 31-June 4
Bramham CCI3* (GBR) – June 8-11
Bromont CCI3* (CAN) – June 8-11
Luhmühlen (GER) – June 15-18
The Event at Rebecca Farm CCI3* (USA) – July 20-23
Millstreet CCI3* (IRE) – Aug. 24-27
Burghley CCI4* (GBR) – Aug. 31-Sept. 3
Blenheim CCI3* (GBR) – Sept. 14-17
Boekelo CCI3* (NED) – Oct. 5-8
Fair Hill International CCI3* (USA) – Oct. 10-15
Pau CCI4* (FRA) – Oct. 25-29
Galway Downs CCI3*(USA) – Nov. 2-5

2018 (tentative pending approval of the FEI calendar)

Kentucky CCI4* (USA) – April 26-29
Badminton CCI4* (GBR) – May 3-6
Jersey Fresh CCI3* (USA) – May 10-13 (will be confirmed after 2017 event)
Tattersalls CCI3* (IRE) – May 30-June 3
Bramham CCI3* (GBR) – June 7-10
Bromont CCI3* (CAN) – June 7-10
Luhmühlen (GER) – June 14-17

The final list of Selection Trials will be published as part of the approved Eventing Selection Procedure for the 2018 Word Equestrian Games. The selection process will be consistent with that used for the 2016 Olympic Games and will be published on usef.org.

Additional selection trials may be added to this list, with a notification of additional selection trials made at least 30 days prior to the competition. The eventing portion of the 2018 World Equestrian Games will be held September 13-16, 2018.

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