A short list has been drawn up from which the riders will be selected to represent Britain at the CIC** European Championship to be held in Laintal, Austria from 17 to 21 July.
Britain will be sending a team of six horses and riders plus two individuals to the Championship. Included on the short list are:
Sophie Brown and Wil (North Lincs RC)
Ros Canter and Emill (North Lincs RC)
Mary-Anne Carpenter and Alles Klar (Oxford RC)
Anthony Clark and Billy Black Cat (Buckingham RC)
Amy Crerar and Fernhill Rock Star (Thames Valley RC)
Katy Hurst and Weston IV (North Lincs RC)
Casey Parker and Chataigne Filice (Carleton RC)
Franky Reid-Warrilow and Dolley Whisper (Radnorshire RC)
Rachel Robinson and MJI Limmerick Bell (East Yorkshire RC)
Kylie Roddy and Shearwater Billy (Breakspear RC)
Camille Saget and Mister Roseberry (Berkshire Co RC)
Caroline Smith and Para Ti (Deben RC)
Georgie Strang and Cooley Business Time (Rother Valley RC)
Peter Buist, Team Chef de Mission, said: "It's a strong squad from which to select the team to defend the European Championship that we won in 2011."
Peter also paid tribute to British Riding Clubs (affiliated to The British Horse Society) for the financial support that they provide to enable the team to train and get to the event. The team is also very grateful for the sponsorship provided by Equilibrium Products and Tricia Bracegirdle Saddles.