British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for CSIO5* Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ Final
Friday 07 September 2018
The following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the CSIO5* Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ Final in Barcelona, Spain. The competition takes place between the 5th – 7th October 2018 at the Real Club de Polo de Barcelona.
Amanda Derbyshire from Leyland, Lancashire and based in Florida, USA with either Luibanta BH, a 10 year-old bay mare or Roulette BH, a 9 year-old British bred bay gelding, both owned by Gochman Sport Horse LLC
Samuel Hutton who is based in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands with Happydam, an 11 year-old chestnut stallion owned by Equimie BVBA
Harriet Nuttall from Yeovil, Somerset with A Touch Imperious, a 14 year-old chestnut gelding owned by Rupert Nuttall
Holly Smith from Loughborough, Leicestershire with Hearts Destiny, a 9 year-old British bred bay gelding owned T J Hall Limited, Graham Smith and Holly
Alexandra Thornton who is based in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands with Cornetto K, a 12 year-old dark bay gelding owned by Dunwalke Ltd
The Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ Final 1st Round takes place on Friday 5th October at 20:00 hrs local time and the Final Competition takes place on Sunday 7th October at 15:00 hrs local time. The Chef d’Equipe accompanying the team will be World Class Performance Manager for Showjumping, Di Lampard.
For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.csiobarcelona.com. Full information in respect of the FEI Nations Cup series can be found by visiting www.fei.org. FEI TV will be showing live footage from the event. To access this please visit www.feitv.org.
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.