On Wednesday 19 September 2018, Dutch rider Rixt van der Horst and Findsley took the win at the Individual Grade III Para-Dressage World Championship at FEI World Equestrian GamesTM Tryon 2018. She was followed by Natasha Baker (GBR) on Mount St John Diva Dannebrog and American rider Rebecca Hart on El Corona Texel.
In the Individual Grade I Para-Dressage competition, the gold went to Italy’s Sara Morganti and her mount Royal Delight. Laurentia Yen-Yi Tan (SGP) on Fuerst Sherlock arrived second ahead of German rider Elke Philipp on Fuerst Sinclair.
On the same day, the first medals in the discipline of vaulting went to Team Germany, Team Switzerland and Team Austria, who respectively claimed the gold, silver and bronze medals at the Nations Team Vaulting World Championship. As the Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch of the FEI World Equestrian Games, Longines was delighted to offer elegant watches to all medallists as a reward for their great performances.