Foster rode two spectacular rounds and a jump-off in the $3 million class aboard Figor on a day which saw four Canadians in the top 12.
Britannia rules day 1 as the competition starts heating up heading into show jumping's richest weekend of sport.
The Swiss team celebrated a special Nations Cup win in Dublin and for Martin Fuchs, it was filled with family connections to the past.
Team Switzerland posted their second win of the season in a down-to-the-wire FEI Jumping Nations Cup thriller in Falsterbo, Sweden.
Team Switzerland stole the show once again on home ground when taking the opening leg of the FEI Nations Cup 2023 Europe series.
Five days of jumping, dressage, and driving competition drew to a close on Sunday with a win for Martin Fuchs in the Rolex Grand Prix.
The world’s top horses and riders prepare for the series grand finale April 5-8; Canada will be represented by Erynn Ballard.
The victory came aboard Chaplin, “the horse of my heart!” while Harrie Smolders and Jens Fredricson complete the podium.
Boyd Exell strikes again, Jack leads the pack, Bradstock and Kühner share the Six Bar spoils and Fuchs snags the Snowflake Stakes.
Charlotte Dujardin, reunited with her Tokyo Olympic mount Gio, set a new personal best score of 82.553%, while Fuchs takes the Santa Stakes.