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US Equestrian Names NetJets® U.S. Jumping Team for Longines FEI Nations Cup™ Canada

U.S. Junior and Children’s Jumping Teams to Compete at Langley Odlum Brown BC Open

by US Equestrian Communications Department | May 23, 2019, 11:25 AM EST

Lexington, Ky. – The NetJets U.S. Jumping Team will compete in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Canada on Sunday, June 2. The competition is part of the Langley Odlum Brown BC Open, taking place Wednesday, May 29, through Sunday, June 2, at Thunderbird Show Park. It also serves as the last qualifying competition in the North America, Central America & Caribbean division for the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Final in October. In addition, Junior and Children’s FEI Nations Cup competitions will run in conjunction with the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Canada on Saturday, June 1, giving these up-and-coming athletes valuable team experience in an exciting atmosphere.

US Equestrian has named the following athletes to their respective teams for the Langley Odlum Brown BC Open:

NetJets U.S. Jumping Team

The following athletes will represent the U.S. in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup Canada under Chef d’Equipe Robert Ridland, listed alphabetically:

Lucy Deslauriers (New York, N.Y.)

Eve Jobs (Los Altos Hills, Calif.)

Jenni Martin McAllister (Lemitar, N.M.)

Richard Spooner (Agua Dulce, Calif.)

Andrew Welles (Wellington, Fla.)

U.S. Junior Jumping Team

The following combinations will represent the U.S. in the FEI Junior Nations Cup, listed alphabetically:

Amelie Bittar (Los Angeles, Calif.) and Star Girl B, Georges Bittar’s 11-year-old Selle Français mare

Emma Callanan (Lebanon, N.J.) and Quinleen, Hart Farm’s 13-year-old Hanoverian mare

Hannah Loly (Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.) and Ayma de la Demi Lune, her 13-year-old mare of unknown breeding

Sophie Siegel (Portola Valley, Calif.) and Eleganto, her 10-year-old KWPN gelding

Maggie Kehring (Woodside, Calif.) and Cole Haan, the Kehring Family’s 11-year-old Holsteiner gelding

U.S. Children’s Jumping Team

The following combinations will represent the U.S. in the FEI Children’s Nations Cup, listed alphabetically:

Dakota Champey (Far Hills, N.J.) and Unsomnie de la Roque, MDHT Equestrian, LLC’s 11-year-old Selle Français mare

Hunter Champey (Far Hills, N.J.) Hill Top van het Gavershof, Andrew Kocher’s 12-year-old Belgian Warmblood gelding

Caroline Mawhinney (Woodside, Calif.) and Flashback VDS, her nine-year-old Dutch Warmblood mare

Katherine Pugliese (Malvern, Pa.) and Bull Run’s Revelation, Jamie Buis’s 17-year-old Holsteiner gelding

Sahana Ganesan (Atherton, Calif.) and Sally Ann, her 12-year-old Holsteiner mare

The Junior and Children’s teams will compete under the direction of the U.S. Jumping Youth Chef d’Equipe/Technical Advisor DiAnn Langer.

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