The Dressage Canada Selection Panel has announced the names of the Canadian Dressage Team who will compete in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France, Aug. 23-Sept. 7. Selected according to the qualification thresholds and selection procedures, four rider/horse combinations are named to the team.
Named to the team in alphabetical order are:
- Megan Lane (Loretto, Ontario) on Caravella, a 13-year-old Canadian-bred Dutch Warmblood mare owned by the rider
- David Marcus (Campbellville, Ontario) on Chrevi’s Capital, a 14-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding owned by Deborah Kinzinger Miculinic
- Karen Pavicic (Surrey, British Columbia) on Don Daiquiri, a 12-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by the rider and Jayne Essig
- Belinda Trussell (Stouffville, Ontario) on Anton, a 14-year-old Sachsen gelding owned by Robyn Eames
In addition to selecting the Canadian Dressage Team members, the panel announced one rider/horse combination as alternate for the team.
- Jacqueline Brooks (Cedar Valley, Ontario) on D Niro, a 14-year-old Swedish Warmblood gelding owned by Brookhaven Dressage Inc.