US Equestrian has just announced Land Rover/USEF eventing competition grants for the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials CCI4* and Luhmühlen CCI4* presented by DHL.
The following combinations have received funding for Badminton, May 2-6, in Gloucestershire, England:
Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Cubalawn, a 14-year-old Holsteiner owned by Tom Tierney, Simon Roosevelt, and Caroline Moran
Lauren Kieffer and Team Rebecca’s Veronica, a 16-year-old Dutch Warmblood mare
As the 2017 USEF National CCI3* Champion, Will Coleman won a round-trip flight to Europe and will take Four Star Eventing Group’s OBOS O’Reilly, a 15-year-old Irish Sport Horse gelding, to Badminton.
The following combinations have received funding for the Luhmühlen CCI4* presented by DHL, June 14-17, in Salzhausen, Germany:
Phillip Dutton with Revelation Group’s Fernhill Revelation, a 12-year-old Irish Sport Horse gelding
Boyd Martin and the Shamwari 4 Syndicate LLC’s Shamwari 4, a 16-year-old Hanoverian gelding, received partial funding.
Funding for competition grants is only considered upon receipt of an application. Land Rover funding can be revoked at any time if a combination has a loss of current form and/or performance, or if veterinary concerns are found regarding a horse. Prior to departure, all horses will be evaluated for soundness by a USEF-approved veterinarian.
The USEF International High Performance Programs are generously supported by the USET Foundation, USOC, and USEF sponsors and members.