Lexington, Ky. - The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named the Team and Alternates for the U.S. Pan American Eventing Team for the 2015 Pan American Games.
The following athlete-and-horse combinations will compose the U.S. Team (in alphabetical order):
Phillip Dutton (West Grove, Pa.) and Thomas Tierney and Simon Roosevelt's Fernhill Cubalawn, a 2003 Holsteiner gelding, or Thomas Tierney and Ann Jones' Fernhill Fugitive, a 2005 Irish Sport Horse gelding
Lauren Kieffer (Ocala, Fla.) and Marie Le Menestrel's Meadowbrook's Scarlett, a 2007 Thoroughbred Cross mare
Marilyn Little (Frederick, Md.) and Raylyn Farms Inc. and Phoebe and Michael Manders' RF Scandalous, a 2005 Oldenburg mare
Boyd Martin (Cochranville, Pa.) and the Pancho Villa Syndicate's Pancho Villa, a 2003 Selle Francais gelding
The following athlete-and-horse combinations have been named as alternates to the U.S. Team (in alphabetical order):
Jennie Brannigan (Kennett Square, Pa.) and Nina Gardner's Cambalda, a 2002 Thoroughbred Cross gelding
Matt Brown (Petaluma, Calif.) and Blossom Creek Foundation's BCF Belicoso, a 2006 Irish Sport Horse gelding
Will Faudree (Southern Pines, N.C.) and Jennifer Mosing and Sterling Silver Stables' Pfun, a 2007 Irish Sport Horse gelding
Lauren Kieffer (Ocala, Fla.) and Jacqueline Mars' Vermiculus, a 2007 Anglo-Arabian gelding
Michael Pollard (Dalton, Ga.) and Carl, Nicolas and Stanislas Bouckaert's Cyrano Z, a 2001 Zangersheide gelding
Tamra Smith (Murrieta, Calif.) and Alexandra Ahearn's Mai Baum, a 2006 German Sport Horse gelding
The 2015 U.S. Pan American Eventing Team is subject to approval by the United States Olympic Committee.
The USEF International High Performance Programs are generously supported by the USET Foundation, USOC, and USEF Sponsors and Members.