British Equestrian announces nominated entries for FEI Jumping World Championship

Monday, 04 July 2022

British Equestrian and British Showjumping can today confirm the 14 horse and rider combinations that will form their list of nominated entries ahead of the FEI Showjumping World Championship, set to take place in Herning, Denmark, from 6–14 August this year.

Nominated entries in alphabetical order by athlete surname:

Scott Brash (35) based in Horsham, West Sussex and originally from Peebles, Peebleshire, with Lady Pauline Harris and Lady Pauline Kirkham’s Hello Jefferson (bay, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Cooper van de Heffink x Irco Mena, Breeder: Bernard Mols BEL)

Harry Charles (22) from Alton, Hampshire, with Ann Thompson’s Aralyn Blue (bay, mare, 11yrs, Chacco-Blue x Ludwig AS, Breeder: Franjo Udovc SLO), Stall Zet’s Casquo Blue (bay, gelding, 12yrs, Chacco-Blue x Carthago Z, Breeder: Gestuet Lewitz GER), Ann Thompson and his own Romeo 88 (bay, gelding, 17hh, 13yrs, Contact van de Heffinck x Orlando, Breeder: Picobello Horses BEL) and Pembroke Holdings and Stall Zet’s Stardust (bay, mare, 12yrs, Chacco-Blue x Con Air, Breeder: Gestüt Lewitz GER)

Jodie Hall McAteer (22) from Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, with Mandy Hall’s Salt’n Peppa (chestnut, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Stolzenberg x Escudo 19, Breeder: Heinrich Zettel GER)

Amy Inglis (25) from Haywards Heath, West Sussex, with Claire Inglis’ Wishes (chestnut, mare, 16.1hh, 14yrs, Guidam x Wellington, Breeder: Claire Inglis GBR)

Ben Maher (39) based in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, with Charlotte Rossetter, Pamela Wright and his own Explosion W (chestnut, gelding, 16.1hh, 13yrs, Chacco-Blue x Baloubet du Rouet, Breeder: W. Wijnen NED) and Oakingham Stud’s Faltic HB (bay, stallion, 16.1hh, 12yrs, Baltic VDL x Concorde, Breeder: H. A. Brinkman NED)

Matthew Sampson (31) from Sheffield, South Yorkshire, with Luis Alejandro Plascencia O.’s Fabrice DN (bay, gelding, 16.2hh, 12yrs, Gelha’s VDL Emilion x Baloubet Du Rouet, Breeder: D. Noordhuis NED)

Joseph Stockdale (22) from Roade, Northamptonshire, with Joy Cocklin and Laura Stockdale’s Equine America Cacharel (bay, mare, 10yrs, 17hh, Cachas x Quinar, Breeder: Bohm Helmut GER)

Ellen Whitaker (36) based in Hegelsom, Netherlands and originally from Barnsley, North Yorkshire, with Tilly Shaw’s Equine America Spacecake (grey, mare, 16.1hh, 10yrs, Stakkatol x Kannan, Breeder: Gestüt Lewitz GER)

Jack Whitaker (20) from Whatton, Northamptonshire, with Michael Whitaker’s Equine America Valmy de la Lande (grey, stallion, 16.2hh, 13yrs, My Lord Carthago x Starter, Breeder: Jérome Leconte FRA)

John Whitaker (66) from Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, with Clare Whitaker and his own Equine America Unick du Francport (bay, gelding, 16.3hh, 14yrs, Zandor x Helios de la Cour II, Breeder: Laurent Baillet FRA)

At the time of release, the names of the grooms for each horse have not been confirmed but will be included in the final squad announcement. 

Selection decisions are subject to the athlete and horse maintaining fitness and performance, and this list may be amended at any point up to 4 July 2022. The selected squad of four combinations and one reserve combination to travel to Herning, plus non-travelling reserves, will be announced on or around 25 July 2022.

The funding that the British Equestrian World Class Programme receives from the National Lottery and UK Sport is pivotal in preparing our teams for senior championships and supporting them on the ground.

British Equestrian is also extremely grateful for the support we enjoy from our partners – Bates Saddles, Dodson & Horrell, Fairfax & Favor, Haygain, NAF and Toggi – and team suppliers – Equi-Trek Horseware, Lotus Romeo, Marksway Horsehage and Point Two. We’re indebted for the year-round support they provide to the World Class Programme and British teams, which helps us to best prepare for senior championships.