Squad change for European Showjumping teams

21st Jul 2014

British Showjumping press release

A change has been made to the Team Fairfax Junior and Young Rider European Championship Squads representing Great Britain at the forthcoming FEI Children, Junior and Young Rider European Jumping Championships, which will be held during the 22nd – 27th July 2014 at Arezzo in Italy.

Junior Squad
Amy Inglis and Cupido Vant Schuurke will be replaced by Spanish based 16 year-old Tania Moody with her father Kevin’s 11 year-old bay mare Bo Du Rouet Z

Young Rider Squad
Spencer Roe and Wonder Why will be replaced by 20 year-old Dominic Webb from Knutsford, Cheshire with his mother Isabelle’s 11 year-old chestnut stallion Whin Whin III

The rest of the squads representing Great Britain remain unchanged and further details can be found by visiting the link below:

http://www.britishshowjumping.co.uk/media/news/team-fairfax-children-junior-and-young-rider-european-championship-squads-announced-1

Competition starts on Wednesday 23rd July for all three age groups with Team medals being decided on Friday 25th July and Individual medals on Sunday 27th July.

A total of forty-seven Nations across Europe have been invited to contest the Championships and the British Teams will compete under the guidance of their respective Chef d’Equipe’s, who are as follows:

Children – Clare Whitaker
Junior – Tony Newbery
Young Rider – Di Lampard

The British Youth teams are sponsored by Fairfax Saddles. It is Fairfax’s primary aim to improve the performance of the competition horse. All the saddles and girths are developed using the most advanced technology and are tested extensively. All research and design work is carried out under the direction of Vanessa Fairfax, an ex-International showjumper and University qualified designer. The company is based in Walsall and manufactures all its own products. For more information, please visit www.fairfaxsaddles.com

The GB Showjumping Teams are strongly supported by the UK Sport Lottery funded BEF World Class Programme. The teams are further supported by Animo UK, Champion Hats, Next and Toggi.

For further information on the Championships and results once the competition is underway, please visit www.arezzoequestriancentre.com