Rules and Results
SEASON 2013 - RULES & RESULTS
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2013 Results after first event - Fontainebleau (FRA) (25.03.2013)
RULES (updated 08.03.2013)
EVENTING NATION’S CUP POINT SYSTEM
The best 5 results out of the 7 events will count towards the final classification.
The final team classification of the series will be made by accumulation of the points obtained in each Nation Cup Competition according to the points scale below.
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 counts, the individual placing of the best three team members will be added. For any team rider not having completed the competition the placing of the last finisher of the competition will apply.
The tie will be decided in favor of the team with the lower of such totals.
Team: The teams will be composed of 3 or 4 riders 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 Nation’s Cup events that Athletes / Horses and can compete in.
As per FEI rules, if an Athlete competes with several horses in the event, his/her team horse must start first.
Individual Ranking Points: Athletes will be allocated Individual points for the HSBC Rankings for each event (CCI/O 3*, CIC/O 3*) as per the current ranking.
ENTRIES/DRAW OF NATIONS STARTING ORDER
- In accordance to FEI regulations
- Procedure and time to be published in the FEI Schedule of the event.
PRIZE-MONEY / EXPENSES / ENTRY FEES
In 2013, each participating OC will offer team prize money for the team competition of a minimum £1500 (€ 1800) or more, and a minimum of 3 prizes.
A specifically dedicated prize-ceremony for the nations cup competition must be held at each event.
Rosettes, prize money, and a trophy will be required for the winning team. Rosettes to all participating teams.