The Swiss national anthem was played for the fifth time in St. Gallen and the third time for Paul Estermann. With his 10-year-old Dutch mare Bareina he was five hundredth of seconds faster in the speed class than the French Adeline Hécart aboard Question d’Orval. The Irish Greg Patrick Broderick finished 3rd with Zuidam. Among the 12 riders in the final ranking were quite a few other Swiss riders: Jane Richard Philipps and Zekina as well as Nadja Peter Steiner riding Celeste both finished as 4th. Werner Muff and Colombo were 7th, followed by Alain Jufer aboard Radja d’Artemis and Roman Guhuet with Otello du Soleil, both 8th.