Short lists for FEI Dressage European Championships for Youth announced

  • Written By: British Dressage
  • Published: Thu, 16 Jun 2022 15:24 GMT

Following results and progress throughout the spring campaign, the British Dressage U21 Selectors are delighted to release their short lists of riders in contention for team selection at the FEI Youth  European Championships 2022.

Caitlin Burgess

Children on Horses
Crystal Robinson-Long (14) from Westerham, Kent with her own Evita Ronia (dark bay mare, 2009, Westpoint x Oscar, KWPN).

Mette Dahl (15) from Haywards Heath, West Sussex with Fiona Bigwood’s George Clooney BS (grey gelding, 2011, Caesar 171 x Santano, KWPN).

Sofia Games (13) from Cheltenham, Gloucestershire with Janet Oliver and Katie Oliver-Games’ Mister Snowman (liver chestnut gelding, 2006, The Braes My Mobility x Llanarth Most Triton, OLDBG) and Katie Oliver-Games’ Next Black Magic (black gelding, 2008, Nabucco R x FS Pour l’Amour, WESTF).

Lauren Geraghty (16) from Derby, Derbyshire with her own WS Jackson (chestnut gelding, 2011, Chiskin Jaguar x His Highness, AES).

Myles Graham (14) from Swindon, Wiltshire with Caron Roberts’ Dresscode Cocktail (dun gelding, Top Carlos Cassini, WESTF).

Demi Howard-Cartwright (14) from Ascot, Berkshire with her own Fin C WE (chestnut gelding, 2003, Famos x Eiger III).

Ruby Hughes (14) from Southam, Warwickshire with Shirley Rixon’s Hilkens Showgirl (palomino mare, 2013, Dreidimensional x Champion De Luxe, WESTF).

India Durman-Mills (17) from Leicester, Leicestershire with Verity Saul’s Escade (bay gelding, 2009, Jazz, KWPN).

Myles Graham (14) from Swindon, Wiltshire with Caroline Bell’s Nibeley Union Hit (dark bay mare, 2007, Nibeley Union Jack x Sandro Hit, AES).

Ruby Hughes (14) from Southam, Warwickshire with Lucy Amy’s Extra Time P (dark bay gelding, 2009, Goodtimes, AES) and Nancy Scott's Bee Gee 8 (bay gelding, 2006, KWPN).

Isobel Lickley (17) from Wolverhampton, Staffordshire with Emma Blundell’s Mount St John Furstin Fugger (dark bay gelding, 2011, Fürst Heinrich x Weltmeyer, WESTF).

Annabella Pidgley (17) from Windsor, Berkshire with Sarah Pidgley’s Sultan des Paluds FRH (liver chestnut gelding, 2010, Soliman de Hus x De Niro, HANN) and Sarah Pidgley’s Espe (bay mare, 2014, Escolar x Dimaggio, WESTF).

Sophie Wallace (15) from Stroud, Gloucestershire with Laura Tomlinson and Ursula Bechtolsheimer’s Rosalie B (black mare, 2006, Rubin Royal x Newcastle. WESTF).

Young Riders
Caitlin Burgess (20) from Berkeley, Gloucestershire with her own Chocotof (brown gelding, 2007, Lord Leatherdale, KWPN).

Anna Dalrymple (19) from Horsham, West Sussex with Maxine Vainio’s Vagabond de Massa (bay gelding, 2009, Reito x Xaquiro, LUSIT).

Maddy Frewin (19) from Yate, Bristol with Hannah Dovey's Eagle Nouvelle (bay gelding, 2009, Singapore, WBS). 

Lilah Gibbs (20) from London with her own and Sarah Millis' Dude III (black gelding, 2011, Dancier x Rubinstein, HANN).

Jessica McConkey (19) from Watlington, Oxfordshire with her own Lady Gaga (bay mare, 2009, Quaterback x Solos Landwind, DWB) and her own Wilson Stensvang (black gelding, 2010, Wilkens x Blue Hors Don Schufro, DWB).

Sophie Taylor (19) from Rugby, Warwickshire with her own Jerrydale (bay gelding, 2014, Everdale, KWPN).


FEI Dressage European Championships for Youth 2022 will take place as follows:

FEI Junior and Young Rider European Championships
Hartpury, Great Britain, 25 – 31 July.

FEI Pony European Championships
Strzegom, Poland, 03 – 07 August.

FEI Children on Horses European Championships
Budapest region – Pilisjászfalu, Hungary, 24 – 28 August.

With short lists now released, teams and reserves are expected to be announced during the week commencing 20 June.