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Nations Cup Overview

The U.S. has a long history of success in Nations Cup competitions, which are two round jumping competitions for teams of athletes representing varying countries.  The U.S. competes in the North America, Central America & Caribbean division of the Longines FEI Nations Cup Series.  The Nations Cup Series involves qualifying competitions for participating countries in each division and culminates with the Longines FEI Nations Cup Final each fall. In addition to qualifying events, the U.S. may participate in other Nations Cup competitions. 

2020 Opportunities

Apply through your Athlete Dashboard


CSIO5* Mexico (Xalapa) | April 30 - May 3, 2020 - CANCELLED

CSIO5* Langley (British Columbia, Canada) | May 26 - May 31, 2020 - CANCELLED

CSIO5* Rome (ITA) | May 27 - May 31, 2020 - CANCELLED
     Previously Short List Event

CSIO5* Aachen (GER) | June 1 - June 7, 2020 - CANCELLED
     Previously Short List Event

CSIO5* Sopot (POL) | June 11 - June 14, 2020 - CANCELLED
     Previously Short List Event

CSIO5* Rotterdam (NED) | June 18 - June 21, 2020 - CANCELLED
     Previously Short List Event


Invites have been accepted to the following competitions, with Ranking List and Application dates to be provided at a later date.

CSIO5* Dublin (IRL) | July 15 - July 19, 2020 - CANCELLED

CSIO5* Hickstead (GBR) | July 23 - July 26, 2020 - CANCELLED

CSIO5* Spruce Meadows Masters (CAN) | September 9 - 13, 2020 - CANCELLED


FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final - CANCELLED

CSIO5* Barcelona (ESP)
October 2 - October 4, 2020


Team versus Individual Applications

To be considered for Team selection, an athlete must complete the Team Application for the Event through the Online Applications section of the Athlete Dashboard, per the Application Instructions in the Additional Resources section below.

In order to compete as an Individual at a CSIO event, an athlete must submit the FEI Entry through their Athlete Dashboard.  Directions for submitting the FEI Entry are available from US Equestrian Athlete Services.  Note that submitting an FEI Entry does not guarantee invitation to an Event.


2020 FEI Nations Cup Results

  • CSIO5* Palm Beach Masters Florida (USA) | Chef d'Equipe Robert Ridland | 1st Place
    • Jessica Springsteen & RMF Zecilie (Rushy Marsh Farm LLC)
    • Margie Engle & Royce (Gladewinds Partners LLC)
    • Laura Kraut & Confu (St. Bride's Farm)
    • Beezie Madden & Darry Lou (Abigail Wexner)
  • CSIO4* Wellington Florida (USA) | Chef d'Equipe Robert Ridland | 1st Place
    • Andy Kocher & Squirt Gun (Eye Candy Jumpers)
    • Lucas Porter & C Hunter (Sleepy P Ranch)
    • Brian Moggre & MTM Vivre Le Reve (Major Wager LLC)
    • Adrienne Sternlicht & Just A Gamble (Starlight Farms 1 LLC)

Additional Resources

Application Instructions for U.S. CSIO Teams

Step-by-step instructions for completing the online application for a U.S. CSIO Team. These instructions are ONLY for athletes seeking selection to a Team. In order to compete as an Individual at a CSIO event, an athlete must complete the Athlete Services Application.

Selection Procedures U.S. CSIO Teams

Updated January 1, 2019