The U.S. Equestrian Federation has named five athlete-and-horse combinations to the NetJets U.S. Jumping Team for the Tryon FEI World Equestrian Games, which will take place Sept. 11-23, in Mill Spring, North Carolina.
After competing in designated Observation Events throughout the summer, the following athlete-and-horse combinations have been selected to represent U.S. show jumping at the WEG under the leadership of Chef d’Equipe Robert Ridland (in alphabetical order):
Laura Kraut (Royal Palm Beach, Florida) with Zeremonie, Old Willow Farms LLC’s 11-year-old Holsteiner mare
Devin Ryan (Long Valley, New Jersey) with Eddie Blue, LL Show Jumpers LLC’s 9-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding
Adrienne Sternlicht (Greenwich, Connecticut) with Cristalline, Starlight Farms LLC’s 9-year-old Bavarian Warmblood mare
McLain Ward (Brewster, New York) with Clinta, the 11-year-old Oldenburg mare he owns with Sagamore Farms, and HH Azur, the 12-year-old Belgian Warmblood mare he owns with Double H Farm
The following combination will serve as the traveling reserve:
Beezie Madden (Cazenovia, New York) and Darry Lou, Abigail Wexner’s 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood stallion