The Underwriting Exchange Irish Show Jumping Team go to battle in CSIO3* Nations Cup, Prague

  • 27 June 2024, 14:40

Cian O’Connor and Fancy De Kergane in Prague ahead of tomorrow’s Nations Cup

The Underwriting Exchange Irish CSIO3*-W Show Jumping team return to action in Prague tomorrow night.

HSI High Performance Show Jumping Director Michael Blake has named his quartet for the event, which takes place tomorrow afternoon in the Czech capital.

Blake chooses Shane Breen, Matt Garrigan, David Simpson and Cian O’Connor for the 1.50m contest, following on from a podium finish in the Longines EEF Series last weekend in Deauville, which earned Ireland a place in September’s Warsaw final.

The Underwiting Exchange Irish Senior Show Jumping Team competing in the CSIO3*-W Nations Cup, Praha is as follows:

Shane Breen with Cato Boy, owned by Nikki Rutter Giaponne.

Matt Garrigan with Jaguar, BWG Stables.

David Simpson with Pjotr Van De Kruishoeve, owned by David Simpson.

Cian O’Connor with Fancy De Kergane, owned by Susan Magnier.

The Irish Show Jumping team is sponsored by The Underwriting Exchange

Charles Ancona – Official athlete clothing supplier to HSI’s Senior Olympic programmes

Bucas – official supplier to the Irish High Performance programme

The Irish High Performance Show Jumping Programme is exclusively funded by Sport Ireland