Riders & Horses

Team Riders for Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of France CSIO 5* at La Baule

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La Baule, France – May 15, 2019 – From May 16 to the 19, the eyes will be fixed on the Longines International Jumping of La Baule CSIO 5*. With 18 competing nations, 67 riders and 169 horses, the show jumping elite will be keen to make an impression and take a first lead under the eyes of their chefs d’equipe, in search of their team for the Longines FEI European Championships (Rotterdam, 19 – 25 August).

Among the 8 teams (4 riders and 1 reservist) in the running, Germany, Belgium, France, Great Britain, Ireland and Switzerland chose the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of La Baule CSIO 5* to try to win qualifying points for the world Final in Barcelona (October).

*The list of horses will be available on Wednesday, May 15th, at the end of the veterinary inspection. 

*The draw of the starting order of the nations will take place on Thursday, May 16th.

BELGIUM
1) Gregory Wathelet
2) Nicola Philippaerts
3) Niels Bruynseels
4) Pieter Devos

BRAZIL
6) Eduardo Menezes
7) Marlon Módolo Zanotelli
8) Pedro Junqueira Muylaert
9) Pedro Veniss
10) Stephan Barcha de Freitas

CANADA 
11) Elizabeth Bates
12) Eric Lamaze
13) Kara Chad
14) Tiffany Foster
15) Tim Wilks

FRANCE 
16) Alexis Deroubaix
17) Nicolas Delmotte
18) Pénélope Leprevost
19) Simon Delestre
20) Thierry Rozier

GERMANY 
21) Andre Thieme
22) Maurice Tebbel
23) Philipp Weishaupt
24) Simone Blum
25) Sven Schlusselburg

GREAT BRITAIN 
26) Amy Inglis
27) Harry Charles
28) Holly Smith
29) James Wilson
30) William Funnell

IRELAND 
31) Bertram Allen
32) Cian O’Connor
33) Darragh Kenny
34) Paul O’Shea
35) Shane Sweetnam

SWITZERLAND
36) Bryan Balsiger
37) Niklaus Rutschi
38) Paul Estermann
39) Romain Duguet
40) Steve Guerdat

Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of France:
8 Teams set to start

Friday 17 May, 2.00pm
Live TV in France: beIN Sports
Live streaming: www.labaule-cheval.com and FEI.TV

Source: Press release from Agence Consulis for Longines International Jumping of La Baule CSIO 5*

Photo: © PSV / J. Morel