The Road to Omaha Ends at Live Oak International

Congratulations to Todd Minikus & Babalou 41. Winner of the $100,000 Longines FEI World Cup Qualifier, presented by Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club. The final stop on the North American League (NAL) East calendar and the last chance for athletes to qualify for the World Cup Final in Omaha. Todd Minikus needed to a top three finish to qualify for the World Cup Final. Time to book his ticket to Omaha!

We caught up with Todd before his victory. WATCH: Road to Omaha: Todd Minikus Is a Contender


All told, 14 North American riders will book a ticket to this year’s Final. Four spots are allocated to the two top-placed Canadian and Mexican riders in the rankings. Three spots go to the already completed NAL West league and seven to the NAL East that will be decided in Ocala.

Come today, we’ll have the final tally.

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