2017 Longines FEI World Cup Show Jumping and FEI World Cup Dressage Finals
Location:Omaha NE (USA)
The Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping & FEI World Cup™ Dressage Finals is an annual indoor equestrian world championship that is considered the most prestigious competition in the sport, outside of the Olympics and World Equestrian Games. In 2017 it will take place in Omaha, Nebraska (USA) from 27 March to 2 April 2017.
First held in 1986, the FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final features the world's best dressage horses and riders. A total of 31 Finals have been held through 2016, and the United States has won the championship twice - in 2003 (Debbie McDonald with Brentina) and 2009 (Steffen Peters with Ravel). The Final has been held in the U.S. in Los Angeles (1995) and Las Vegas (2005, 2007, 2009, 2015).
Started in 1979, the FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final is an annual international showdown among the world's best show jumping horses and riders. In the 38 Finals held through 2016, Germany (10) and the United States (9) have emerged with the most titles. Previous FEI World Cup™ Jumping Finals held in the United States include Baltimore (1980), Tampa (1989), Del Mar, CA (1992) and Las Vegas (2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2015)