LEXINGTON, Ky. — US Equestrian has named five athlete-and-horse combinations to the NetJets U.S. Jumping Team for the FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) Tryon 2018, which will take place Sept. 11-23, in Mill Spring, N.C.
After competing in designated Observation Events throughout the summer, the following athlete-and-horse combinations have been selected to represent U.S. jumping at the WEG under the leadership of Chef d'Equipe Robert Ridland.
Devin Ryan, of Long Valley, N.J., with Eddie Blue, LL Show Jumpers LLC's nine-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding.
McLain Ward, Brewster, N.Y, with Clinta, the 11-year-old Oldenburg mare he owns with Sagamore Farms, and HH Azur, the 12-year-old Belgian Warmblood mare he owns with Double H Farm.
Adrienne Sternlicht, of Greenwich, Conn.,with Cristalline, Starlight Farms LLC's nine-year-old Bavarian Warmblood mare.
Laura Kraut, of Royal Palm Beach, Fla. with Zeremonie, Old Willow Farms LLC's 2007 Holsteiner mare
The travelling reserve will be Beezie Madden, of Cazenovia, N.Y. and Darry Lou, Abigail Wexner's 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood stallion.
The NetJets U.S. Jumping Team will begin competition on Sept. 19 and 20 with round one of the team competition. Round two, the final team competition and medal ceremony will occur on Sept. 21.
See www.Tryon2018.com for information on the games. Volunteer positions are still available.
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