British Teams Selected for 2015 European Junior/Young Riders Championships

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 18:34
British Dressage News

The British Dressage Junior and Young Rider selectors Islay Auty, Clive Halsall and Andrea Smith have announced their teams for this year’s European Junior and Young Riders Championships at Vidauban, France, on 1 – 5 July 2015.

All selected riders, including reserves, will attended a pre-European team camp at Kilbees Farm in Berkshire on 13 – 14 June.

The selected British teams include:

Junior Riders

  • Amber Barton (18) on Labiat, an 11-year old stallion by  Le Primeur
  • Charlotte Dicker (16) on Sabatini, a 10-year old Danish mare by Stedinger
  • Chloe Vell (17) on Kaja Di Valentina, an 11-year old mare by K2
  • Erin Williams (17) on Bolsan B, a 9-year old Dutch gelding by Sandro Hit, or on Waverly, a 12-year old Dutch mare by Gribaldi.

Both Erin Williams’ horses will go to the final team preparation camp next weekend where a final decision will be made. The horse not selected, will be a direct reserve for Erin.

  • Reserve 1: Ruth Hole (16) on Winnetou GEP, a 12-year old gelding by Gribaldi
  • Reserve 2: Rose Hugh-Smith (16) on Florentino, an 11-year old gelding by Florencio

Young Riders

  • Rebecca Edwards (18) on Ufano II, a 14-year old PRE stallion by Indeciso
  • Charlotte Fry (19) on Z Flemmenco, an 11-year old geldin by Flemmingh
  • Robyn Smith (18) on Foold Uz, a 17-year old gelding by Fulton
  • Anna Lawson (21) on Bryan II, an 11-year old Swedish gelding by Briar

Two reserves have been picked:

  • Reserve 1: Claire Gallimore (21) on Annette Ballerina, a 10-year old Dutch mare by Scandic
  • Reserve 2: Jessica Gale (19) on Umbro S, a 14-year old Dutch gelding by Jazz

Photo © Astrid Appels

Related Link
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2015 European Junior/Young Riders Championships