Japanese Team for 2018 World Equestrian Games Selected

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 11:06
Kiichi Harada and Egistar at the 2018 CDI Wellington :: Photo © Astrid Appels

The Japan Equestrian Federation has selected the team that will represent Japan at the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon, U.S.A. on 12 - 15 September 2018. 

Japan will be sending a full team of four to the U.S.A.

Christoph Koschel is the team trainer, supported by Team Kasselmann, and Terui Shinichi serves as chef d'equipe.

The Japanese team includes:

  • Masanao Takahashi  - Rubicon, a 15-year old Rhinelander gelding by Rubin Royal x Larome
  • Kazuki Sado - Barolo, a 12-year old Hanoverian gelding by Breitling x Hitchcock
  • Shingo Hayashi - Clearwater, a  20-year old Danish warmblood gelding by Capraccio x Limebrand
  • Kiichi Harada - Egistar, a 15-year old Dutch warmblood gelding by Cabochon x Kaiserstern xx

Photo © Astrid Appels

Related Link
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2018 World Equestrian Games