Results & Standings 2020

Rules, Results & Standings

2020 Series concept
The FEI Board approved the recommendation of the Eventing Committee for 2020, to adapt the overall Nations Cup Classification as follows:
1. If 3 or above Nations Cup Events take place: a classification would be made end 2020 of the best team based on the 2 best event results
2. If less than 3 Nations Cup Events take place in 2020, the team results for the CCIOs organised would be included to count in the 2021 Nations Cup classification.

FEI Eventing Nations Cup Series™ - 2020 Final Classification after three Events is published here (published on 26 October 2020)

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Point System

The final classification of the Series will be made by accumulation of the points obtained in each FEI Nations Cup Eventing Competition according to the points scale below.

Placing 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Points 100 90 80 70 60 55 50 45 40 35 30 25 20 20 20

In case of a tie in the final classification, the tie will be decided in favor of the nation that has participated in a greater number of Events.

If the tie remains, for all Competitions for which the team results count, the individual placing of the best three team members will be added using for any Athlete not having completed the Competition, the placing of the last finisher of the Competition.

The tie will be decided in favor of the team with the lower of such totals.

Participation / entries / Draws of Nations Starting Order

Team: The Teams will be composed of 3 or 4 Athletes from the same nation. The 3 best results of each Team will be taken into account for the Team classification.

Individuals: There is no limit to the number of FEI Nations Cup Eventing Events that Athletes / Horses can compete in.

FEI Rules for Eventing relating to Team competitions (CIO) will apply, they can be consulted here.

Individual Ranking Points: Athletes will be allocated Individual points for the FEI World Eventing Athlete Rankings for each Event (CCIO4*) of the Series as per the current Ranking Rules.

Minimum participation: A minimum of three teams must be entered and compete at each Event of the Series in order to validate the Event as a Nations Cup.

In accordance to FEI regulations, procedure and time shall be published in the FEI Schedule of the Event.

Prize-Money / Expenses / Entry Fees

In 2020 OCs of Nations Cup Eventing will not be required to offer a minimum prizemoney amount to teams for the 2020 Eventing Nations Cup season.

A prize-ceremony for the Nations Cup™ competition must be held at each event.
A specifically dedicated prize giving ceremony will take place at the final Nations Cup™ Event.

FEI Rosettes and trophy will be awarded to the winning team.

Prize Giving Ceremony

Prize giving ceremony protocol: Short Format competitions (dismounted) Long Format competitions (mounted)