Squad announced for FEI Endurance European Championships

7th Aug 2019

Endurance GB has announced the British team who will compete at the FEI Endurance 160km European Championships at Euston Park in Suffolk on 17 August 2019.

The full team in alphabetical order is:

Kate Atkinson (22) from Clitheroe in Lancashire, with her own DNS Ronaldo (12-year-old bay Arab gelding). Crew: Will Langley, Beth Langley, Cate Langley, Dan Pascoe and Carri Ann Dark

Rachael Atkinson (51) from Clitheroe in Lancashire, with her own Tannasg Psyches Realm (11-year-old chestnut Arab gelding). Crew: Andrew Atkinson, Caroline Cowley and Jess Mchugh, Ann Dark, Roger Dark

Annette Masterson (49) from Whiston in Staffordshire with her own Shoshana (15-year-old, chestnut Arab mare). Crew: Paula Lynam, Ann Harrison, Felicity Edmeston, James Dickinson and Katie Bedwin

Sarah Rogerson (31) from Chepstow in Monmouthshire with her own and Rachael Cratchley’s Warrens Hill Rubyn (12-year-old grey Arab gelding). Crew: Rachael Cratchley, Mary Stubbs, Steve Rogerson, Rose Yates and Nikki Malcolm

Nicola Thorne (48) from Shipdham in Norfolk with her own LM Bolena, 14-year-old chestnut Arab mare. Crew: Andy Thorne, Hannah Verkerk, Greta Verkerk, Lee Clark and Laurence Ridgeway

Chef d’Equipe: Liz Finney Team Vet: Georgina Vaughan Team Farrier: Kelvin Lymer Team Physio: Sam Daplyn

Endurance GB Senior Team Chef d’Equipe Liz Finney said: “We held a very successful Senior Team assessment day at Warwick International School of Riding to confirm our definite entries for the European Championship. Riders, horses, team management and crews worked really well together and Endurance GB is proud to announce that these five fantastic combinations will represent Great Britain.”


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Image: David Saunders Photography