Riders & Horses

Riders for Longines Global Champions Tour of London CSI 5*

2018.08.02.99.99 LGCT London CSI 5 R&H Nicola Philippaerts & Chilli Willi LGCT SG

As the championship race has intensified, the “Titans” of showjumping have joined some rising stars, all gathered at the Royal Hospital Chelsea grounds for an epic battle. There’s much more at stake than just grand prix glory, since eight out of the top 10 LGCT standings riders are competing in pursuit of precious points during the final stretch of the 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) season.

After a clash of between two British “Royals” last year, Scott Brash (GBR) and Ben Maher (GBR) are back again to duel it out. They are joined by the likes of youngsters Nicola Philippaerts (BEL) Jessica Springsteen (USA) and Jennifer Gates (USA), all looking for a spot in the limelight.

The list of international participants is the following:

AUSTRALIA
1) Edwina Tops-Alexander

AUSTRIA
2) Christian Rhomberg

BELGIUM
3) Cindy van der Straten
4) Jérôme Guery
5) Nicola Philippaerts
6) Niels Bruynseels
7) Pieter Devos

BRAZIL
8) Yuri Mansur Guerios

CANADA
9) Eric Lamaze

DENMARK
10) Anna Kellnerova

DENMARK
11) Emil Hallundbaek

EGYPT
12) Abdel Said

FRANCE
13) Julien Epaillard
14) Mégane Moissonnier
15) Roger-Yves Bost
16) Simon Delestre

GERMANY
17) Christian Ahlmann
18) Christian Kukuk
19) Daniel Deusser
19) Ludger Beerbaum
20) Mario Stevens
21) Maurice Tebbel
22) Philip Houston

GREAT BRITAIN
23) Alexandra Thornton
24) Amanda Derbyshire
25) Ben Maher
26) Emily Moffitt
27) Harry Charles
28) John Whitaker
29) Michael Whitaker
30) Robert Whitaker
31) Scott Brash
32) William Funnell
33) William Whitaker

GREECE
34) Athina Onassis

IRELAND
35) Bertram Allen
36) Cian O’Connor
37) Daniel Coyle
38) Darragh Kenny
39) Denis Lynch
40) Shane Sweetnam

ISRAEL
41) Danielle Goldstein

ITALY
42) Alberto Zorzi
43) Lorenzo de Luca
44) Piergiorgio Bucci

NETHERLANDS
45) Harrie Smolders
46) Maikel van der Vleuten
47) Marc Houtzager

NORWAY
48) Geir Gulliksen
49) Victoria Gulliksen

QATAR
50) Bassem Hassan Mohammed
51) Sheikh Ali Bin Khalid Al Thani

SPAIN
52) Eduardo Álvarez Aznar

SRI LANKA
53) Mathilda Karlsson

SWEDEN
54) Peder Fredricson

SWITZERLAND
55) Jane Richard Philips

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
56) Georgina Bloomberg
57) Jennifer Gates
58) Jessica Springsteen
59) Laura Kraut
60) Lauren Hough

Source: LGCT – Longines Global Champions Tour

Photo: © LGCT / Stefano Grasso