Thursday – day performance
FEI World Cup™ Grand Prix
18 dressage riders ride the program Grand Prix 2009 (updated in 2016). The riders then qualify for the FEI World Cup™ Kür on Friday.

Friday – day performance
FEI World Cup™ Kür
The qualified riders from Thursday’s FEI World Cup™ Grand Prix rides a kür program – a free program with music. In this class the riders collect additional world cup points before they travel to the last World Cup qualification in 's-Hertogenbosch before the final in Paris, FRA.
During the World Cup season of 2017/2018, the dressage riders have opportunities to collect points before the World Cup final in Paris, 2018. Gothenburg Horse Show is one of place of qualification in the west-European league together with the 9 other shows in Europe.

Here are all the places of qualification:
Herning DEN
Lyon FRA
Stuttgart GER
Salzburg AUT
London Olympia GBR
Amsterdam NED
Neumünster GER
Göteborg SWE
s-Hertogenbosch NED
Paris (Final)