FEI Driving World Cup™ final

Jumping International de Bordeaux hosted the Final of the FEI Driving World Cup™ for 4-horse driving!

In 2023 :
  • 1st place : Bram Chardon
  • 2nd place : Boyd Exell
  • 3rd place : Ijsbrand Chardon

Prize giving ceremony - 1st place - Bram Chardon - CAIW Final - FEI Driving World Cup™ Final by LAITERIE DE MONTAIGU - ©ArtisteAssocie

Detailed results of saturday Detailed results of sunday

Pictures of saturday competition Pictures of sunday competition


The six best drivers in the world engaged in a ruthless pursuit.

Drivers engaged

The FEI Driving World Cup™ was launched in 2001, and Bordeaux was one of the events on that inaugural series!

The FEI World Cup Driving for 4-in-hand horses takes place exclusively in Europe, with 7 qualifying stages reserved for the top 10 drivers in the world.

These drivers choose their competitions in groups of 5.

It is important to note that a driver can only participate in 4 stages, and only the best 3 results are taken into account.

Competitors who earn points at each stage and the top 6 in the overall standings qualify for the final at the Jumping International de Bordeaux, which takes place on the evening of Saturday, February 3rd and Sunday, February 4th.

The final was back in Bordeaux !

In 2023, the Jumping International de Bordeaux has once again hosted the final of the FEI Driving World Cup™ final. This thrilling and sorely underrated discipline has a strong following in Bordeaux.

Driving is one of the most fascinating disciplines of equestrian sport, and certainly one of the most spectacular. The world’s best drivers have made the trip to Bordeaux an annual pilgrimage, and never fail to put on a show! It takes an incredible amount of skill to drive four horses galloping at full pace, around a course littered with various obstacles.

These world's best driver sincerely appreciate the atmosphere in the arena of the Jumping International de Bordeaux, considered one of the finest locations in the world for competitive driving, and there is always competition for places even when Bordeaux is simply one of the qualifying events.


Palmarès FEI Driving World Cup™ FINAL
  • 2024 : Bram Chardon (NED)
  • 2023 : Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2020 : Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2019. Bram Chardon (NED)
  • 2018. Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2017. Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2016. Ijsbrand Chardon (NED)
  • 2015. Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2014. Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2013. Koos De Ronde (HOL)
  • 2012. Boyd Exell (AUS)
  • 2011. Ijsbrand Chardon (NED)
  • 2010. Thibault Coudry (FRA)