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French Equestrian Federation Announces Showjumping Team for the Olympic Games in Tokyo

Paris, France – July 02, 2021 – Following the validation of the French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF), Serge Lecomte, President of the French Equestrian Federation and Sophie Dubourg, National Technical Director, have announced the list of riders and horses selected to represent France during the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, from July 23 to August 8.

Following the choice made by national coach Thierry Pomel (FRA) and the French Equestrian Federation (FFE – Fédération Française d’Équitation), the combinations selected to represent France in show jumping are:

Mathieu Billot (FRA) & Quel Filou 13, owned by S.C.E.A. ECURIE Billot, Benjamin Garreau and Valentine Garreau.

Simon Delestre (FRA) & Berlux Z, owned by Nicolas Hochstadter and Simon Delestre.

Nicolas Delmotte (FRA) & Urvoso du Roch, owned by Marie-Claudine Morlion.

Pénélope Leprevost (FRA) & Vancouver de Lanlore, owned by François Vorpe, Guiseppe Marino.

Source: FFE – French Equestrian Federation / Fédération Française d’Équitation

Photo: © FEI / Richard Juilliart