British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Linz CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup

10th Apr 2018

Following an invitation to compete in the CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup in Linz, Austria, the following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF. The competition takes place between the 3rd – 6th May 2018 at the Linzer Pferdefestival.

Graham Gillespie from Dunbartonshire, Scotland with Andretti, a 12 year-old bay gelding owned by Jorand Yannick

Sam Hutton from Walton-On-Thames, Surrey with Happydam, an 11 year-old chestnut stallion owned by Equimie BVBA

Harriet Nuttall from Yeovil, Somerset with Galway Bay Jed, a 10 year-old British bred chestnut gelding owned by Rupert Nuttall

Spencer Roe from Lincolnshire with Wonder Why, a 15 year old bay gelding owned Sally Roe

Holly Smith from Loughborough, Leicestershire with her own 9 year-old British bred bay gelding Hearts Destiny

The Nations Cup competition takes place on Friday 4th May at 15:00 hrs local time and the Grand Prix will be on Sunday 6th May at 15:00 hrs local time. The Chef d’Equipe accompanying the team will be World Class Performance Manager for Showjumping, Di Lampard.

For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.linzerpferdefestival.com.

British Showjumping would like to thank NAF, title sponsors of the Senior Nations Cup Teams along with the Children, Junior and Young Rider teams.

NAF’s premium range of Five Star brands include Superflex, Superflex Senior, PROFEET, Optimum, Magic, Oestress and Respirator Boost with quality at the heart of everything they do. They are a UFAS (Universal Feed Assurance Scheme), GMP+ (International Feed Assurance Scheme) and BETA NOPS (Naturally Occuring Prohibited Substances) accredited company and this enables them to guarantee full traceability on all the natural ingredients they utilise in their formulations, which are also selected in compliance with the FEI guidelines for Clean Sport. For further information, visit www.naf-equine.eu/uk/index.jsp

The GBR showjumping teams are supported by the British Equestrian Federation’s World Class Programme, funded by UK Sport through the National Lottery. The Programme focuses on identifying talent, developing potential and maximising medal-winning performances on the world stage.