Viva la France!

The French have named a very strong teams in all equestrian disciplines but particularly in show jumping. Ones to watch for!

FRA-Astier Nicolas (PIAF DE BNEVILLE) FINAL-1ST: Event Rider Masters CIC3* CROSS COUNTRY: 2016 GBR-Dodson and Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trial (Sunday 15 May) CREDIT: Libby Law COPYRIGHT: LIBBY LAW PHOTOGRAPHY
Astier Nicolas has been in great form, winning the Chatsworth Leg of the Event Rider Masters as well as Pau CCI4* in 2015

The French Olympic equestrian teams have just been named.  They are:

EVENTING 

Karim-Florent Laghouag with Entebbe de Hus
Mathieu Lemoine with Bart L
Astier Nicolas with Piaf de B’Neville
Thibaut Vallette with Qing du Briot ENE-HN.
Reserve: Nicolas Touzaint with Crocket 30.
Karim Laghouag on Entebbe De Hus (Image: Libby Law)
Karim Laghouag on Entebbe De Hus (Image: Libby Law)

DRESSAGE

Stéphanie Brieussel and Amorak
Ludovic Henry and After You
Karen Tebar and Don Luis
Pierre Volla and Badinda Altena.
Reserve: Alexandre Ayache and Axel.

JUMPING 

Roger-Yves Bost and Sydney Une Prince
Simon Delestre and Hermès Ryan des Hayettes
Pénélope Leprevost and Flora de Mariposa
Kevin Staut and Rêveur Hurtebise HDC
Reserve: Philippe Rozier and Rahotep de Toscane.