USEF Names U.S. Driving Team for 2016 FEI World Driving Championships for Singles

Suzy Stafford and PVF Peace of Mind (Photo: Mary Phelps)

Suzy Stafford and PVF Peace of Mind (Photo: Mary Phelps)

Lexington, KY. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named the U.S. Driving Team for the 2016 FEI World Driving Championships for Singles.

The championship will take place August 3-7, 2016, in Piber Köflach, Austria. Michael Freund will serve as Chef d'Equipe and Thorsten Zarembowicz will be the team coach.

The following combinations will compose the U.S. Driving Team for the FEI World Driving Championships for Singles (in alphabetical order):

  • Leslie Berndl (Newcastle, Calif.) and her own Uminco, a 2001 KWPN gelding
  • Sterling Graburn (Paris, Ky.) and his and Laura Corsentino’s Mannkato, a 2001 Dutch Harness gelding
  • Suzy Stafford (Wilmington, Del.) and her own PVF Peace of Mind, a 2007 Morgan mare
Leslie Berndl and Uminco (Photo: PIcs of You)

Leslie Berndl and Uminco (Photo: Pics of You)

The following combination will serve as an alternate for the U.S. Driving Team (in alphabetical order):

  • Donna Crookston (Saltsburg, Pa.) and her own Viktor, a 2008 Dutch Harness gelding.

Crookston will compete as an individual unless a replacement to the team is necessary.

Find out more information on FEI World Driving Championships for Singles.

Sterling Graburn and Mannkato Photo: Mary Phelps

Leslie Berndl and Uminco (Photo: PIcs of You)

Leslie Berndl and Uminco (Photo: Pics of You)

Sterling Graburn and Mannkato (Photo: Mary Phelps)

 




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