British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for CSIO3* EEF Nations Cup in Madrid

Friday 13 May 2022

British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for CSIO3* EEF Nations Cup in Madrid

Great Britain’s second leg of the EEF Series will take place CSIO3* Madrid (ESP). The competition takes place between the 3rd-5th June at Club de Campo Villa de Madrid. For the competition, the following squad have been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF.

Ellen Whitaker from Barnsley, South Yorkshire with Tilly Shaw’s 10-year-old black mare Spacecake.

Karl Robins from Gawcott, Buckinghamshire with his own 11-year-old bay mare G Camille HBF.

Oliver Fletcher from Faringdon, Oxfordshire with Lady Kirkham’s and Lady Harris’s 10-year-old bay gelding Hello William.

Scarlett Charles from Alton, Hampshire with Hill House Equine’s 13-year-old chestnut gelding Chicago’s Boy.

Sienna Charles from Alton, Hampshire with Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein’s 17-year-old bay mare Ornellaia.

The Nations Cup competition takes place on Saturday 4th June at 17:00 hrs local time and the Grand Prix will be on Sunday 5th June at 18:30 hrs local time. The Chef d’Equipe for the team will be Tony Newbery.

The EEF series, launched by European Equestrian Federation, is designed to support European nations in developing their horses and riders in high-level competition to help bridge the gap to the Division 1 series. The series encourages the participation of younger developing talents by requiring at least one member of the team to be under 25 years of age. More information on the series can be found here.

For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.oxersport.com/events/-3986.

British Showjumping would like to thank NAF, title sponsors of the Senior Nations Cup Teams along with the Pony, Children, Junior, Young Rider and Veteran teams.

NAF’s premium range of Five Star brands include Superflex, Superflex Senior, PROFEET, Optimum, Magic, Oestress and Respirator Boost with quality at the heart of everything they do. They are a UFAS (Universal Feed Assurance Scheme), GMP+ (International Feed Assurance Scheme) and BETA NOPS (Naturally Occuring Prohibited Substances) accredited company and this enables them to guarantee full traceability on all the natural ingredients they utilise in their formulations, which are also selected in compliance with the FEI guidelines for Clean Sport. For further information, visit www.naf-equine.eu/uk/index.jsp.

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. The teams are further supported by LeMieux, who supply the teams with saddlepads and rugs.

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