Rotterdam the gateway to Tokyo 2020

Rotterdam the gateway to Tokyo 2020

In Rotterdam there are three spots for the take for the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. From the 20 nations, already 14 have a ticket.

At this moment it are the following countries that have ensured their starting spot: Japan, USA, Sweden, Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Australia, Israel, New-Zealand, China, Ukrain, Brasil, Mexico and Canada.

From the 20 that will compete in Tokyo, 14 have already a ticket. This means it will be a battle between Austria, Belgium, Spain, Danmark, Great-Britain, France, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and Norway.

Breedings stats

Some more fun facts as the second qualifier has kicked-off in Rotterdam. With 13 SF-horses the Selle Français is the most represented Studbook in Rotterdam, followed by Zangersheide with 8 horses at the start. The best show jumping studbook, KWPN has seven horses competing and is followed by the BWP and OS with both 6 horses under the saddle.

A total of 53 male horses, 40 geldings will battle against 17 mares.