Splaine announces Investec Aga Khan Team
- 11 July 2016, 18:42
Robert Splaine today announced the Nations Cup squad for the Dublin Horse Show Nations Cup. The Nations Cup competition for the coveted Aga Khan trophy will take place on Friday July 22nd and will be aired live on RTE.
The Nations Cup Squad in alphabetical order will be:
Bertram Allen from Wexford with Hector Van D’Abdijhoeve
Greg Broderick from Tipperary with MHS Going Global
Daragh Kenny from Offaly with Go Easy De Muze
Denis Lynch from Tipperary with All Star 5
Cian O’Connor from Meath with Good Luck
Speaking about the competition, Horse Sport Ireland’s Senior Showjumping Manager Robert Splaine said;
“We always look forward to competing at Dublin which is internationally recognised as one of the best shows in the world, and we will be doing everything we can to repeat our great victory in the Aga Khan from last year. ”
Speaking of the sponsorship Nigel Poynton of Investec Wealth & Investment said;
“Investec are proud to sponsor some of the best sporting teams around the world and the Irish Show jumping team is a great addition to our portfolio. We hope that the team can emulate their success of 2015 and win the Aga Khan Trophy for a second year in a row”
Last year saw Investec announced as the first ever corporate sponsor of the Irish Showjumping Team and the team of Bertram Allen, Darragh Kenny, Greg Broderick and Cian O’ Connor emerged victorious to secure the coveted Aga Khan trophy.
Show your support to the Irish Show jumping team and use the #goteamirl hashtag during Friday weeks’ Aga Khan Trophy competition.