The dressage horse inspection is taking place at the World Equestrian Games, and all going well riders from 24 nations will take their place in the event.
Isabell Werth and Satchmo. © Kit Houghton/FEI
The dressage is being helf in the new outdoor stadium this morning (US time).
There are teams from 14 countries taking part.
In the accompanying interview, German dressage star Isabell Werth talks about her decision to leave her top horse Satchmo at home, the strength of the Dutch team, and her great rival Anky Van Grunsven.