First equestrian teams qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics

Screen Shot 2014-08-31 at 19.18.47With the results at the 2014 World Equestrian Games in France the eventing teams from Germany, Britain, Netherlands, France, Australia and Ireland have qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Showjumping teams to qualify for Rio include the Netherlands, France, US, Germany and  Sweden.

They join the German, British and Dutch dressage teams that became the first in any sport to qualify for the Rio Olympic games.

Brazil has automatically qualified as the next Olympic host nation.