British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for the CSIO5* Division 1 Nations Cup in St Gallen
Thursday 05 May 2022
Great Britain’s first competition of Longines FEI Jumping Division 1 Nations Cup™ starts next month at the CSIO5* Nations Cup in St Gallen (SUI), which takes place between the 3rd-6th June at Equestrian Stadium Gruendenmoos. The following squad have been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF.
Harry Charles from Alton, Hampshire with the 13-year-old bay stallion Romeo 88 owned by Ann Thompson, or the 12-year-old bay gelding Casquo Blue, owned by Stall Zet.
Jack Whitaker from Whatton in Nottinghamshire with the 13-year-old grey stallion Equine America Valmy De La Lande, owned by his father, Michael Whitaker.
James Wilson from Frome, Somerset with the 14-year-old black mare Imagine de Muze owned by Heather Larson.
Joe Stockdale from Roade, Northamptonshire with the 11-year-old bay mare Equine America Cacharel owned by Joy Cocklin and Laura Stockdale.
John Whitaker MBE from Huddersfield, West Yorkshire with the 14-year-old bay gelding Equine America Unick Du Francport owned by himself and his wife, Clare Whitaker.
The Grand Prix will be on Saturday 4th June at 17:30 hrs local time and the Nations Cup competition takes place on Monday 6th June at 14:30 hrs local time. The Chef d’Equipe for the team will be Di Lampard.
For further information on the show and full results once the show is underway, visit www.csio.ch/. Watch the event unfold in photos at www.instagram.com/fei_jumping_ and www.instagram.com/csiostgallen/.
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.
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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. The teams are further supported by LeMieux, who supply the teams with saddlepads and rugs.