British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Rabat CSIO4* FEI Nations Cup
Monday 10 September 2018
Following an invitation to compete in the CSIO4* FEI Nations Cup in Rabat, Morocco, the following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF. The competition takes place between the 11th – 14th October 2018 at the Fédération Royale Marocaine Des Sports Equestres.
Alison Barton from Bradford, West Yorkshire with Roma IV, an 11 year-old British bred liver chestnut mare owned by Gaye Hartley
William Fletcher from Faringdon, Oxfordshire with Persimmon, a 12 year-old British bred brown gelding owned by Graham Fletcher
Jessica Mendoza from Chippenham, Wiltshire and based in Eindhoven, The Netherlands with Dubai, a 9 year-old grey mare owned by Sarah Mendoza and Jessica or Sam de Bacon, a 12 year-old bay gelding owned by Sarah Mendoza
Alexandra Thornton who is based in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands with Charielle, a 12 year-old bay mare owned by Dunwalke Ltd
Ellen Whitaker from Barnsley, South Yorkshire with Arena UK Winston, a 9 year-old black stallion owned by Norman Oley
The Nations Cup competition takes place on Sunday 14th October at 15:00 hrs local time and the Grand Prix will be on Friday 12th October at 16:00 hrs local time. The Chef d’Equipe accompanying the team will be Tony Newbery.
For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.frmse.ma.
British Showjumping would like to thank NAF, title sponsors of the Senior Nations Cup Teams along with the Children, Junior, Young Rider and Veteran teams.
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The GBR showjumping teams are supported by the British Equestrian Federation’s World Class Programme, funded by UK Sport through the National Lottery. The Programme focuses on identifying talent, developing potential and maximising medal-winning performances on the world stage.