British Showjumping’s Team NAF Announced for Wellington CSIO4* FEI Nations Cup
Tuesday 14 February 2017
Following an invitation to compete in the CSIO4* FEI Nations Cup in Wellington, Florida the following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF. The competition takes place between March 1st – 5th 2017 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Centre, Wellington, Florida.
Amanda Derbyshire from Leyland, Lancashire with the 11 year-old bay mare Sibell BH or the 9 year-old bay mare Luibanta BH both owned by Gochman Sport Horse LLC
Samuel Hutton, from Walton-On-Thames, Surrey with Happydam a 10 year-old chestnut gelding owned by Equimie BVBA
Ben Maher from Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire with Cliff 67 a 9 year-old bay gelding owned by Poden Farms
Jessica Mendoza from Wiltshire and now based in The Netherlands with Toy Boy VIII a 9 year-old chestnut gelding owned by Sarah Mendoza
Emily Moffitt who is based in Nevada, USA with Hilfiger van de Olmenhoeve a 10 year-old bay gelding owned by Poden Farms
The Nations Cup competition takes place on Friday 3 March at 19:00 hrs local time and the Grand Prix will be on Sunday 4 March at 13:00 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 can be found at www.equestriansport.com.
British Showjumping would like to thank NAF, title sponsors of the Senior Nations Cup Teams along with the Children, Junior and Young Rider 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.