The French Sport Horse Society (SHF) has named the horse and rider combinations that will represent France at the 2018 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Ermelo, The Netherlands, 2 - 5 August 2018.
The French 5 and 6-year olds were selected after the national show in Rosières-Aux-Salines on 8 - 10 June, while the 7-year olds were confirmed after the national show in Vierzon on 8 July 2018.
The selected horses are
- Jessica Michel-Botton - Dorian Grey de Hus (SF, by Don Juan de Hus x Sandro Hit)
- Guillaume Recoing - Star de l'Ocean (Hann, by Soliman x Carismo)
- reserve 1: Damien Dumoulin - Furst Fahrenheit (Westf, by Furstenball x Rohdiamant)
- reserve 2: Marie Jose de la Chica Parras - Filarmonie de Malleret (Hann, by Furstenball x De Niro)
- Arnaud Serre - Caporal de Massa (Lusitano, by Rieto x Xaquiro)
- Camille Cheret-Judet - Dancing Highness (Hann, by Dancier x His Highness)
No 6-year old reserves were named.
- Corentin Pottier - Gotilas du Feuillard (KWPN, by Totilas x Ferro)
- Maxime Collard - Flair Royal (OLD, by Fairbanks x Royal Diamond)
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2018 World Young Horse Championships