By US Equestrian Communications Department
Lexington, Ky. – March 23, 2018 – US Equestrian is pleased to announce the athlete/horse combinations that will represent the United States at the 2018 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final and FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final, April 11–15, at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France.
The following 11 U.S. show jumping athletes qualified during the 2017–2018 World Cup qualifying season in their respective leagues (listed in qualifying order):
Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping, North American East Coast Sub-League
McLain Ward (Brewster, New York) with Double H Farm and François Mathy’s HH Azur, a 12-year-old Belgian Warmblood mare.
Alison Robitaille (Upperville, Virginia) with Bertram and Diana Firestone’s Ace, a 13-year-old KWPN gelding.
Devin Ryan (Long Valley, New Jersey) with LL Show Jumpers, LLC’s Eddie Blue, a 9-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding.
Beezie Madden (Cazenovia, New York) with Abigail Wexner’s Breitling LS, an 11-year-old Dutch Warmblood stallion.
Kristen Vanderveen (Wellington, Floria) with Bull Run Jumpers Five LLC’s Bull Run’s Faustino de Tili, a 10-year-old Belgian Warmblood stallion.
Sarah Scheiring (Chester, New Jersey) with Cheval Equestrian LLC and Molly Ben-Menachem’s Dontez, a 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding.
Andrew Kocher (Howell, New Jersey) with MKO Equestrian LLC’s Navalo de Poheton, a 17-year-old Selle Français gelding.
Charlie Jacobs (Wellington, Florida) with CMJ Sporthorse, LLC’s Cassinja S, a 12-year-old Zweibrücker mare.
Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping, North American West Coast Sub-League
Richard Spooner (Agua Dulce, California) with his own and Tracy Katayama’s Chatinus, an 11-year-old Hanoverian gelding, and CNS Logistics, Inc.’s Arthos R, a 13-year-old Dutch Warmblood stallion.
Jamie Barge (Malibu, California) with Kylie Co.’s Luebbo, a 13-year-old Oldenburg Springpferd gelding.
Jenni McAllister (Sun Valley, California) with LegisEquine.com’s Legis Touch The Sun, a 12-year-old Holsteiner gelding.
Find out more about the 2018 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final here.
The following two U.S. dressage combinations qualified during World Cup qualifying events in the North American League held throughout the 2017–2018 season:
Laura Graves (Geneva, Florida) with her and Curt Maes’ Verdades, a 16-year-old KWPN gelding.
Shelly Francis (Loxahatchee, Florida) with Patricia Stempel’s Danilo, a 14-year-old Hanoverian gelding.
View more information on the 2018 FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final here.
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