08.30.09

Where were the first Games held… Stockholm, Sweden

Posted in Uncategorized at 8:15 am by Thomas

The first World Equestrian Games were held in Stockholm, Sweden in 1990 from July 24th to August 5th.  There were 13 competions in the 6 disciplines of Dressage, Driving, Endurance, Eventing, Jumping, Vaulting.  37 Nations competed, West Germany was 1st in the medal count with 12 total, the U.S. finished 6th with 3 total (1 Gold, 3 Bronze).

“1990 FEI World Equestrian Games.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 23 Jun 2009, 20:56 UTC. 23 Jun 2009 <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1990_FEI_World_Equestrian_Games&oldid=298200901>.