Irish Show Jumping squad named for Falsterbo Nations Cup in Sweden
- 7 July 2017, 10:34
Ireland’s Show Jumping team manager Rodrigo Pessoa has named his squad, sponsored by Devenish and The Underwriting Exchange, for the sixth round of the FEI Nations Cup Division 1 at Falsterbo in Sweden.
The five-star Falsterbo Nations Cup takes place next Friday July 14th and will be Ireland’s fourth of six points-scoring rounds as they continue their quest to qualify for the Nations Cup world final in Barcelona (ESP).
The Irish squad for the Falsterbo Nations Cup is as follows:
Bertram Allen with Hector Van D’Abdijhoeve – Owned by Noel Delahunty, Connaught Bloodstock
Mark McAuley with Miebello – Owned by Eva Lundin
Cian O’Connor with Callisto – Owned by Ian O’ Grady, Philippe de Balander & Ronnoco Jump Ltd
Denis Lynch with All Star 5 – Owned by Thomas Straumann & Denis Lynch
Shane Sweetnam with Chaqui Z – Owned by Spy Coast Farm LLC & Shane Sweetnam
Team manager Rodrigo Pessoa said:
“We are in final stretch of the FEI Nations Cup season with three big events at Falsterbo, Hickstead and Dublin leading up to the European Championships. This is a crucial time in the season. We are looking for our first Division 1 win and are hoping it will come sooner or later.”