(ISN) – Ottawa, ON, August 13, 2014 — Jump Canada is pleased to announce the jumping athletes who will represent Canada at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy, FRA August 23 – September 7, 2014.
Named to the Team in alphabetical order are
Rider / Home Town / Horse / Owner
Yann Candele / Caledon, ON / Showgirl / Watermark Group
Tiffany Foster / Schomberg, ON / Verdi III / Artisan Farms, LLC
Eric Lamaze / Schomberg, ON / Zigali P S / Artisan Farms, LLC
Ian Millar / Perth, ON / Dixson / Susan and Ariel Grange
Chris Sorensen / Caledon, ON / Bobby / Chris Sorensen and Britland Hughes
Leading and supporting the Team into Normandy are chef d’équipe, Mark Laskin, veterinarian, Dr. Sylvie Surprenant, team manager, Karen Hendry-Ouellette and stable manager, Darren Roberts.
Equine Canada and Jump Canada are grateful to their funding partners, Own The Podium and Sport Canada, in addition to their suppliers, supporters and friends for their continued support of the Canadian Jumping Team in its quest for excellence at the 2014 World Equestrian Games.
September 2 – Speed Competition
September 3- Individual and Team Qualifier
September 4 – Individual Qualifier and Team Final
September 6 – Third Individual Qualifier
September 7 – Final 4