Equestrian Australia recently announced, on their official website, its long-list of show jumping horse and rider riders combinations for the FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Tryon, USA, September 10=23.
“We congratulate all riders on their nomination to the Long List and wish them the best of luck with their preparations in the coming months.”
The list of athletes named are:
- Scott Keach – Fedor
- Jamie Kermond – Yandoo Oaks Constellation
- Billy Raymont – Oaks Redwood
- Edwina Tops-Alexander – California, Lintea Tequila and Inca Boy Van T Vianhof
- Rowan Willis – Blue Movie
The EA will announce its short-list by May 6th.
Australia’s last notable show jumping team result at the WEG was a 7th in 2010 in Kentucky, with the squad of Matt Williams, Chris Chugg, James Paterson-Robinson, and Edwina Tops-Alexander. Tops-Alexander would be the highest ranked Australian rider at those Games, earning an individual 13th position.