The riders of the CSIO 5* launched the 2018 edition of the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup of France. 85 were on the start list of the Institut Esthederm class, under Table A against the clock on 1m40.

Roger-Yves Bost (FRA) et Tesway de la Batia, vainqueurs du Prix Institut Esthederm

Nineteen pairs managed to clear the course, among them was Roger-Yves Bost (FRA). The Olympic champion rode the fastest round with Tesway de la Batia, an 11 year old French Saddle horse and had the French National anthem played for the first time this week.

The 2nd place goes to another French pair, Nicolas Delmotte and Darmani Van T Heike. The young Dutch Kevin Jochems places 3rd with his KWPN mare Evita.