Omaha Competing for World Equestrian Finals

Omaha Competing for World Equestrian Finals

By Jennifer Griswold. CREATED Dec 3, 2013

Omaha, NE - Omaha hopes to host the 2017 Equestre Internationale World Cup Finals (FEI). It would be held at CenturyLink Center in Omaha. 

Omaha is competing against London, Hong Kong and Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands. 

The leadership of The International Omaha submitted the bit. The International Omaha will be hosting its third equestrian competition April 11-12, 2014 at CenturyLink Center.

Lisa Roskens, founder of The International Omaha, said in a news release, “CenturyLink Center Omaha is known throughout the world as a top sports venue and we are very excited to be in the running for the 2017 championships. The economic impact and international exposure would be outstanding for our community.” 

Final selection will be made next year.