The following squads have been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Children and Junior European Championships in Samorin, Slovakia. The competition takes place between the 8th – 13th August 2017 at the x-bionic® equestor sphere.
Oliver Fletcher, aged 14, from Faringdon, Oxfordshire with either Dahar, a 9 year-old chestnut mare owned by Graham Fletcher, Hello Disckoboy D.N., a 9 year-old grey gelding owned by Lady Kirkham and Lady Harris or Little Business, an 11 year-old British bred bay mare owned by Graham Fletcher
Matilda Lanni, aged 13, from Peterborough, Cambridgeshire with Newbridge’s Master Brown, an 11 year-old bay gelding owned by Stacey Webb
Jocasta Symons, aged 14, from Marlborough, Wiltshire with the British bred Concordette RR, a 10 year-old bay mare owned by Julie Symons
Angel Tough, aged 14, from Manchester with the British bred Callumbus, a 10 year-old bay gelding owned by Emerson Tough
Holly Truelove, aged 14, from Brigg, Lincolnshire with Golly Girl, an 11 year-old chestnut mare owned by Barrie Truelove
Harry Charles, aged 17 (turns 18 on 15/07/2017), from Alton, Hampshire with Vivaldi Du Dom, a 12 year-old chestnut gelding owned by Peter Charles MBE
Scarlett Charles, aged 16, from Alton, Hampshire with Sacree Du Rouet, an 11 year-old bay mare owned by Peter Charles MBE
Jodie Hall Mcateer, aged 17, from Borehamwood, Hertfordshire with Coquin De Coquerie Z, an 8 year-old bay stallion owned by Mandy Hall
Robert Murphy, aged 16, from Preston, Lancashire with Del Fuego, a 14 year-old bay gelding owned by Eleni Murphy and Catherine Witt
Jack Whitaker, aged 15, from Whatton, Nottinghamshire with Street Hassle, an 11 year-old bay stallion owned by Michael Whitaker
The Children Team medals will be decided on Thursday 10th August whilst the Junior Team medals will be decided on Friday 11th August. The Children will then compete for their Individual medals on Saturday 12th August whilst the Juniors will jump for their respective Individual medals on Sunday 13th August. The Chef d’Equipe’s accompanying the teams will be Tony Newbery and Clare Whitaker.
For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.xbionicsphere.com/en/equestor.
British Showjumping would like to thank NAF, title sponsors of the Senior Nations Cup Teams along with the Children, Junior and Young Rider teams.
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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.