Groomers Team News: Sam Hutton rides on Nations Cup Team at Lisboa
For the first time in his career young showjumper Sam Hutton will compete for Great Britain in Lisbon in the FEI Five Star Nations Cup series today. Hutton who is based in Southampton at the Tony Newbery yard will jump the 1.50m track on his grey horse Cornetta 10, who he rode to victory recently at Royal Windsor Horse Show.
Bob Ellis designed this year’s 12 obstacle course, with Bob being particularly noteworthy to us Brits for his appointment as the jumping course designer for the London 2012 Olympic Games. The second round starts at 9pm European time.
Sam will compete alongside Daniel Mosley, William Whitaker and George Whitaker to represent Great Britain making up a talented yet very youthful team. Groomers would like to wish them all best of luck with the competition!