Stockholm, Sweden – July 16, 2022 – The Swedish Equestrian Federation and Chef d’Equipe Henrik Ankarcrona have annnounced the Swedish showjumping team for the upcoming 2022 ECCO FEI World Championships, from the 6th to the 14th of August, in Herning, Denmark.
On Saturday in Falsterbo, the five combinations who will represent the nation at the upcoming World Championships in jumping were presented, they are the following:
- Peder Fredricson (SWE) & H&M All In
- Malin Baryard Johnsson (SWE) & H&M Indiana
- Henrik von Eckermann (SWE) & King Edward
- Jens Fredricson (SWE) & Markan Cosmopolit
- Rolf-Göran Bengtsson (SWE) & Ermindo W
Here’s what Chef d’Equipe Henrik Ankarcrona had to say about the group:
“This is the team that I think will perform best at the World Cup. It is an extremely strong team with a lot of experience and horses that have shown good form throughout the spring and summer.At the WC, the team consists of four riders and a reserve. The three best results count. We go as a troupe with five crews. Who is the reserve or not, we decide closer to the championship.”
After winning Team Gold at the 2022 Olympic Games in in Tokyo, Japan, the Swedes are the favorites, now it is also clear that the gold team will get a new chance to chase medals.
Source: Press Release from Ridsport – Svenska Ridsport Forbundet – Swedish Equestrian Federation
Photo: © Svenska Ridsport Forbundet / Roland Thunholm
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