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Tuesday, 25 November 2014 17:07
Equestrian Team GBR World Class Performance Manager â€“ Jumping
Flexible location (UK based)
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) is seeking a Showjumping Performance Manager (PM) to lead, develop and manage the Jumping programmes within the BEF's UK Sport National Lottery funded World Class Programme (WCP).
This is an opportunity to play an integral part in the progress of a successful GB sports team, with the primary aim to develop programmes and systems that deliver Jumping success at Championship level, specifically at the Olympic Games, with particular emphasis on preparations for Rio 2016.
The riders list for the CSI3* Sweden International Horse Show
Monday, 24 November 2014 11:23
Bosty is heading for Stockholm Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.A small group of international riders will be present at the CSI3* show in Stockholm this coming weekend. With riders like John and Michael Whitaker, Jur Vrieling and Roger Yves Bost on the list Sweden's best showjumpers will have to battle it out for the top prizes.
On the list for Madrid: Ludger Beerbaum and Chiara. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.The coming weekend, Madrid hosts a Longines FEI World Cup event. Plenty of good riders are of course heading for the Spanish five star show; Western European League leader Steve Guerdat is on the list, as is world nr two Ludger Beerbaum, and French super stars Kevin Staut and Patrice Delaveau are also among those going.
Denis Lynch and Querida won in Lier - here seen in Valkenswaard earlier this year. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.The CSI3* Grand Prix at Jumping Parma went to Frederic Busquet on Plume de la Roque (Kannan x Adelfos). There were only three riders with a double clear round in this 1.55 class with a winning round, and the French rider was the fastest one. Over four seconds behind followed Claudia Gisler on Cordel (Catoki x Coriano), and in third came Julia Kayser on Sterrehof's Cayetano Z (Caretano z x Cor de la Bryere).
Steve Guerdat takes back the lead of Longines FEI World Cup Western European League
Sunday, 23 November 2014 18:54
Steve Guerdat with Nino des Buissonnets in Stuttgart. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.After the fifth leg of the Longines FEI World Cup in the Western European League Steve Guerdat is back on top of the overall standing pushing Harrie Smolders down to second place with Kevin Staut in third place.
Quotes after the Longines FEI World Cup in Stuttgart
Sunday, 23 November 2014 18:45
"Fandango jumped his heart out today", said William after his win. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.A happy William Whitaker on his weekend in Stuttgart: "I had a bit quiet show over the weekend and to end it with winning the World Cup makes me very proud."
Lucy Davis ended second with the beautiful Barron: "I'm also very excited. I had almost two months off and my horses are feeling very fresh and competitive. After William went I thought I whould end further down than second, so I'm very happy."
William Whitaker wins the Longines FEI World Cup in Stuttgart
Sunday, 23 November 2014 18:20
The winners: William Whitaker and Fandango. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.With a bit of luck in the first round William Whitaker pulled off the perfect jump-off with the 11 year old Fandango (Last Liberty x Krocket) in the fifth leg of the Longines FEI World Cup Western European League in Stuttgart. Whitaker won the class with 2,5 seconds down to second placed Lucy Davis and Barron (For Pleasure x Nabab de Reve).
Richard Philips, Rioldi and Offel on top in Jumping Parma's Grand Prix qualifiers
Sunday, 23 November 2014 11:34
Katharina Offel and Air Chin Z were one of the winners of the Grand Prix qualifiers in Parma. Photo (c) World of Showjumping.Three Grand Prix qualifiers have taken place at the CSI3* event Jumping Parma this weekend. The first one â€“ a 1.45 competition against the clock â€“ sponsored by KEP Italia went to Switzerland's Jane Richard Philips riding Zekina Z (Zandor Z x Carthago Z). Richard Philips was no less than five seconds faster than runner-up Vincent Voorn on Quinlan (Quidam's Rubin x Acrobat), while home rider Massimo Grossato followed in third on Unique d'Hyrencourt (Indian Gold Van Casterhoeve x Elanville).
New combinations out and about at Jumping Indoor Maastricht
Some new combinations showed up at Jumping Indoor Maastricht this weekend â€“ here are some of them, and letâ€™s start with Lauren Hough and Street Hassle. This eight year old stallion has been competed by Paris Sellon during 2014, but made an appearance with Hough â€“ who trains Sellon â€“ this weekend. Street Hassle is by Quick Star x...