Brazil Announces Show Jumping Team for 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Eduardo Menezes & Quintol.
Eduardo Menezes & Quintol.
Eduardo Menezes & Quintol.

The Confederacao Brasileira De Hipismo has confirmed its selection of show jumping riders and horses to represent the home country at the upcoming Rio De Janeiro Summer Olympic Games, August 5th – 20th, 2016.

The complete show jumping team for Brazil is as follows:

Alvaro Alfonso de Miranda with the 10-year-old Hannoverian gelding AD Cornetto K (Cornet Obolensky x Calido) that is owned by A.A. de Miranda Neto & Victory Equestrian Sport BV

Eduardo Menezes and the 11-year-old Oldenburg gelding Quintol (Quintender x Cento) that is owned by Gestüt Lewitzand Eduardo Menezes

Pedro Veniss and the 12-year-old Selle Francis stallion Quabri de L’Isle (Kannan x Socrate De Chivre) that is owned by Carmen Davrella de Aguilera, Camila Veniss & Leonor Rotllant

Stephan de Freitas Barcha and the 13-year-old Brazilian bred gelding Landpeter do Feroleto (Landritter x Wangmix) that is owned by Chiara Besenzoni Gottardi

Traveling Reserve: Rodrigo Pessoa and the 14-year-old Zangersheide mare Citizenguard Cadjanine Z (Canabis Z x Feinschnitti I Z) that is owned by Alain Van Campenhoudt & Rodrigo Pessoa

Stand By: Felipe Amaral and the 13-year-old Zangersheide gelding Carthoes BZ (Carthago x Voltner) that is owned by Gilberto Botelho De A. Ramalho