FEI President HRH Princess Haya will be made Officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honour, France’s highest distinction.
Hopes of a Rio birth were quashed as rails fell for each rider, leaving the team in 8th.
The Netherlands today held onto their overnight lead with a superb display of team riding to win the Gold Medal in Show Jumping.
Canadian Vaulters were definite crowd pleasers during the FEI World Pas-de-Deux Championship.
The Canadian Show Jumping Team has qualified for the Team Final
Day two of the Vaulting championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy saw Germany take the lead in the Squad by a margin of 0.47 marks ahead of Switzerland, while the first-day winners from Austria are now lying third.
The Netherlands lie top of the team standings while French star, Patrice Delaveau, heads the individual leaderboard after the first round of the team Jumping competition.