Oliver Townend and Ballaghmor Class win the 2023 edition; Canada's Phoenix and Wabbit place 11th of 58 starters.
Olympic champion Julia Krajewski leads her squad to victory; Canada has some rough luck with two team members eliminated.
Colleen Loach, Selena O’Hanlon, Jessica Phoenix, and Lindsay Traisnel will represent the maple leaf in the CCIO4*-NC in Quebec, Aug. 11-12.
Thanks to a generous donation, travel grants will assist in the costs of travelling and competing in the CCIO4* in Belgium.
The pair made Canada proud with a sizzling victory in the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event; the last time a Canadian won there was in 1992.
The maple leaf captured two notable second-place finishes in high performance international equestrian competitions this past weekend.
Canadians Ryan Torkkeli and Jessica Phoenix both had podium finishes last weekend in Germany and Virginia, respectively.
Price guides debutant Coup De Coeur Dudevin to the win; Canadians Jessica Phoenix and Kyle Carter finish top 10 in the CCI3*-L.
Americans Woods Baughman and Will Coleman lead the way after the first day of dressage; a number of Canadians are contesting both divisions.
A selection event, and the only North American Nations Cup stop for eventing, takes place August 19-20 in Quebec