The Equestrian Swiss Federation has published her selection for the FEI CH-EUR-E. The Organizinf Committee of the BRUSSELS EQUESTRIAN ENDURANCE MASTERS would like to congratulate the nomitated horses and riders:
1. Andrea Amacher / Rustik d’Alsace
2. Jeanne Brefin / Partiba CH
3. Barbara Lissarrague / Ainhoa Arkiris or Alhabac
4. Veronika Münger / UPS du Cavallon
5. Patricia Schilliger / Djoba de Luriecq
Res.: Gaby von Felten / Siglavy Bagdady 728
One of the selected pairs already knows the trail of the competition because she participated in Brussels 2016 for the pre-ride with a good result: Andrea Amacher and Rustik of Alsace. Andrea was already part in the Swiss team for the World Equestrian Games in 2014 and won the bronze medal in the Nations Competition.
Jeanne Brefin with Partiba CH and Veronika Münger with UPS du Cavallon qualified for the EC on the occasion of the 160 km endurance race held in Babenhausen in Germany last April.
The reserve pair, Gaby von Felten with Siglavy Bagdady 728, also got his qualification there but during a race in October 2016. Barbara Lissarague, another rider who was part of the bronze medal team at the 2014 WEG, is also selected along with two other horses: Ainhoa Arkiris and Alhabac.
The fifth rider, Patricia Schilliger with Djoba de Luriecq, qualified at the CEI3* in Costaros (FRA) for this Championship.
The team will be accompanied at the EC in Brussels by Alessandra Ramseyer as team leader, Rebekka Käser as veterinarian and Andres Schmid as farrier