They maintained their lead through Cross-Country with three clear rounds inside the time and also in the final phase of Jumping, ending with 88.2 to win the first FEI Eventing Nations Cup™ leg of the year.
The Swedish team was made up of Christoffer Forsberg and Hippo’s Sapporo, Ludwig Svennerstal and Balham Mist and Anna Freskgard with Box Qutie. They completed the competition with a total of 124.3.
The Italians pushed them all the way for that second spot, finishing with 128.6. The home team included Clelia Casiraghi with Verdi, Rebecca Chiappero and Quilando Z, Fosco Girardi and Feldheger and Arianna Schivo with Quefira de l’Ormeau.
For the Netherlands, Alice Naber-Lozeman and ACSI Peter Parker won the individual classification with two double clears and 26 points. The podium was completed by the French pair of Chateau, with 26.7, and Livio, with 28.