British and Canadian Olympic Team Riders Present at 2012 CDI Hartpury
The newly announced Olympic duo Carl Hester with Uthopia and Charlotte Dujardin with Valegro are entered to compete at the CDI *** in Hartpury, Great Britain, on 6 – 8 July 2012. The third team member Laura Bechtolsheimer with Mistral Hojris together with individual Richard Davison with Hiscox Artemis will each deliver a test training demo with commentary on Friday 6 July at 13.30 hrs.
This will be a fabulous opportunity to see these Olympic riders up close. Henriette Andersen with Louis D’Or, Michael Eilberg with Marakov, Gareth Hughes with DV Stenkjers Nadonna are amongst the entries received to compete in the Big Tour during the event.
The entire Canadian Olympic team has already settled in at Hartpury and team riders Ashley Holzer (Breaking Dawn), Jacqueline Brooks (D-Niro) and David Marcus (Chrevi's Capital) will come in action at the CDI as they use this show as final preparation event before the London Olympic Games. After the CDI Hartpury, the Canadian delegation will move to Natalie Allen's yard for the pre-Olympic training camp.
Set amongst the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside, the CDI Hartpiry will deliver five days of outstanding equestrian sport from 4th – 8th July, including an FEI CDI***. This top level of international competition will see some of the world’s best riders on their way to London 2012.