Askham Bryan Young Rider team announced

17th Sep 2014

British Eventing Release

The Askham Bryan British Young Rider selectors have named their team of four for the European Championships at Vale Sabroso, Portugal.

All six horses sailed through the first vet inspection.

Holly Woodhead riding Ian and Heidi Woodhead's DHI Lupison, Alex Liddle on John Huntridge's Romeo Z, Tom Jackson with his own, Sarah and Ian Jackson's Waltham Fidlers Find, and David Doel on Jane James and his own Miss Caruso will make up the team. Bella Innes Ker and Sophie Beaty will ride as individuals on Rosses Captain and Stanly respectively.

Dressage starts tomorrow at 9am local time, with Holly Woodhead first into the arena for Great Britain at 9:30am (10:30am in the UK). Isabella Innes Ker is on at 10:08 (11:08), Alex Liddle at 11:53 (12:53) and Sophie Beaty at 12:30 (1:30). The boys will do their dressage tests on Friday.

All six riders are on great form and looking forward to getting on with the competition.