Pony/Junior YR Sponsored Riders
Pony FEI Dressage
12 year old Gemma Owen is definitely 'one to watch' for the future. Already proving her talent in the Under 25s age group - coming overall Novice Champion over two days of competition at the BYRDS Home International 2013; Gemma is going from strength to strength. Definite Team GB prospect for Pony International Squad. You heard it here first!
Gemma has just been selected for GB Pony Prime Squad! Many congratulations Gemma!
Junior FEI Dressage
Seventeen year old local rider Megan Roberts and Dreamgirl are sponsored combinations for this age group. Megan has previously represented GB on the Pony Squad with Welsh pony Machno Countryman. Megan has been selected for the GB Junior Ones to Watch.
Emily Bradshaw - sponsored sixteen year old Emily is aiming for Junior GB Teams for eventing AND dressage! Emily rides in Amerigo, Equipe and Fairfax saddles, and has been selected for the GB Junior Progress Squad.
Young Rider FEI Dressage
Charlotte Fry and her horse Z Flemmenco is fitted with an Equipe dressage saddle. Charlotte trains with Carl Hester and is in the GB YR Prime squad. Charlotte recently won all her first GP class in Holland in December, and has many national titles domestically. In 2015 she was selected to compete BOTH horses for GBR at Addington CDI 2014, successfully gaining top rider honours. They were top GB YR combination at the Europeans in 2015! Based in Holland, Charlotte is flying high. Go Lottie!!
Francesca Bradley has no choice but to be sponsored by Freedom Saddlery I guess! Pictured on her former horse Lottie/Why Not Francesca (with her very proud dad!) now has the ride on Baldovino (Ernest) and they are now competing YR FEI - winning the YR FEI Freestyle this summer at Sheepgate U25s. Francesca is studying an Equine Science honours degree at Hartpury, and represented GB Young Riders at Addington CDI 2015, placed in top ten in the YR FEI Freestyle..