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British Equestrian Announces Nominated Combinations for FEI World Championship Team

London, England – July 04, 2022 – British Equestrian and British Showjumping have announced the 14 horse-and rider-combinations that will form their list of nominated entries ahead of the FEI Showjumping World Championship, set to take place in Herning, Denmark, from 6–14 August this year.

Nominated combinations in alphabetical order by athlete surname:

  • Scott Brash (35) with Lady Pauline Harris and Lady Pauline Kirkham’s Hello Jefferson (bay, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Cooper van de Heffink x Irco Mena, Breeder: Bernard Mols BEL)
  • Harry Charles (22) with Ann Thompson’s Aralyn Blue (bay, mare, 11yrs, Chacco-Blue x Ludwig AS, Breeder: Franjo Udovc SLO), Stall Zet’s Casquo Blue (bay, gelding, 12yrs, Chacco-Blue x Carthago Z, Breeder: Gestut Lewitz GER), Ann Thompson and his own Romeo 88 (bay, gelding, 17hh, 13yrs, Contact van de Heffinck x Orlando, Breeder: Picobello Horses BEL) and Pembroke Holdings and Stall Zet’s Stardust (bay, mare, 12yrs, Chacco-Blue x Con Air, Breeder: Gestüt Lewitz GER)
  • Jodie Hall McAteer (22) with Mandy Hall’s Salt’n Peppa (chestnut, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Stolzenberg x Escudo 19, Breeder: Heinrich Zettel GER)
  • Amy Inglis (25) from Haywards Heath, West Sussex, with Claire Inglis’ Wishes (chestnut, mare, 16.1hh, 14yrs, Guidam x Wellington, Breeder: Claire Inglis GBR)
  • Ben Maher (39) with Charlotte Rossetter, Pamela Wright and his own Explosion W (chestnut, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Chacco-Blue x Baloubet du Rouet, Breeder: W. Wijnen NED) and Oakingham Stud’s Faltic HB (bay, stallion, 16.1hh, 12yrs, Baltic VDL x Concorde, Breeder: H. A. Brinkman NED)
  • Matthew Sampson (31) with Luis Alejandro Plascencia O.’s Fabrice DN (bay, gelding, 16.2hh, 12yrs, Gelha’s VDL Emilion x Baloubet Du Rouet, Breeder: D. Noordhuis NED)
  • Joseph Stockdale (22) with Joy Cocklin and Laura Stockdale’s Equine America Cacharel (bay, mare, 10yrs, 17hh, Cachas x Quinar, Breeder: Bohm Helmut GER)
  • Ellen Whitaker (36) with Tilly Shaw’s Equine America Spacecake (grey, mare, 16.1hh, 10yrs, Stakkatol x Kannan, Breeder: Gestüt Lewitz GER)
  • Jack Whitaker (20) with Michael Whitaker’s Equine America Valmy de la Lande (grey, stallion, 16.2hh, 13yrs, My Lord Carthago x Starter, Breeder: Jérome Leconte FRA)
  • John Whitaker (66) with Clare Whitaker’s and his own Equine America Unick du Francport (bay, gelding, 16.3hh, 14yrs, Zandor x Helios de la Cour II, Breeder: Laurent Baillet FRA)

At the time of release, the names of the grooms for each horse have not been confirmed but will be included in the final squad announcement. 

The selected squad of four combinations and one reserve combination to travel to Herning, plus non-travelling reserves, will be announced on or around 25 July 2022.

Source: Press Release from British Equestrian

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