Team GBR announced for Odense Nations Cup
Thursday 30 April 2015
Di Lampard, the World Class Showjumping Performance Manager has selected her team that will be travelling to Odense, Denmark to contest the CSIO 3* FEI Furusiyya Nations Cup.
The show runs between 14th – 17th May with the Nations Cup taking place on Friday 15th May at 16:00 hours local time and the Grand Prix of Denmark at 15:00 hours local time on Sunday 17th May.
The team selected is as follows and they will be accompanied by Chef d’Equipe Tony Newbery:
Julie Andrews, from Preston, Lancashire with Eva Bjorkman’s 10 year-old bay gelding Ayrton IV
Harriet Nuttall, from Yeovil, Somerset with her father’s (Rupert Nuttall) 11 year-old chestnut gelding A Touch Imperious.
Emma O’Dwyer, aged 20 years, from Churchdown, Gloucester with her mother’s (Joanne O’Dwyer) 9 year-old bay gelding HHS Figero
Chloe Winchester aged 21 years, from Eye, Suffolk with her mother’s (Gillian Winchester) 12 year-old bay mare Avoca Valkyrie.
Further information on the show and for results once the show is underway can be found by visiting www.csio-odense.dk . Full information in respect of the Furusiyya 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.
The British Showjumping Teams are supported by the UK Sport National Lottery funded World Class Programme.
The World Class Development Programme underpins World Class Performance and, together with the Equine Pathway, they comprise the Equestrian World Class Programme, incorporating the three Olympic sports of dressage, eventing, showjumping and the Paralympic sport of para-equestrian dressage. The Programme has been funded by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, through Exchequer and National Lottery funds, via UK Sport since 1998.