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2006 FEI World Equestrian Games

2006 FEI World Equestrian Games
Host city Flag of Germany Aachen, Germany
Dates August 20 – September 3, 2006
Nations participating 59
Athletes participating 767
Events 16 in 7 disciplines
Website www.aachen2006.de



The 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games were held in Aachen, Germany from August 20 to September 3, 2006. They were the 5th edition of the games which are held every four years and run by the FEI. They were held at the Hauptstadion.

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Host selection

On September 18, 2002 in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, the FEI awarded the 2006 Games to Aachen. The only other host city applicant was Lexington, Kentucky, United States[1] (which was later awarded the following edition of the Games in 2010).

Events

16 events in 7 disciplines were held in Aachen.

Dressage

Driving

Endurance

Eventing

Jumping

Reining

Vaulting

Individual Freestyle

Individual

Individual

Individual

Individual

Individual

Individual Female

Individual Special

Individual Male

Team

Team

Team

Team

Team

Team

Team

Participating nations

File:Bm-berlin-aachen.jpg
Deutsche Post issued a stamp in recognition of the 2006 Games.
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Main Stadium, Mercedes-Benz-Prize, Aachen, Germany

59 National Equestrian Federations sent athletes to the Aachen games.

Medal count

Nation

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Total

1 Flag of Germany Germany

6

1

5

12

2 Flag of the United States United States

2

4

3

9

3 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands

2

3

1

6

4 Flag of Belgium Belgium

2

1

3

5 Flag of France France

1

1

1

3

6

Flag of Canada Canada

1

1

2

Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom

1

1

2

8 Flag of Spain Spain

1

1

9

Flag of Australia Australia

1

1

2

Flag of Austria Austria

1

1

2

Flag of Denmark Denmark

1

1

2

12 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland

1

1

13

Flag of Italy Italy

1

1

Flag of Portugal Portugal

1

1

Flag of Slovakia Slovakia

1

1

Note: Medal count is sorted by total gold medals, then total silver medals, then total bronze medals, then alphabetically.

Broadcasting rights

The television broadcasting rights to the 2006 Games were held by the following networks:[2]

See also

References


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