Pippa Funnell's Back on Team GB for the World Equestrian Games
Thursday, July 15, 2010
Posted by Charlotte White, H&H deputy news editor
WORLD EQUESTRIAN GAMES
Eventer Pippa Funnell has been included in a British team for the first time since 2005, having made the cut for the World Equestrian Games (25 September-10 October). Pippa said: "I am completely speechless. If anyone had told me six months ago I would never have believed them! It is a huge honour to be asked."
The Team GB eventers for the Games in Kentucky will be:
- Tina Cook and Miner's Frolic
- William Fox-Pitt and Cool Mountain
- Piggy French and Jakata
- Pippa Funnell and Redesigned
- Mary King and Imperial Cavalier
- And Nicola Wilson and Opposition Buzz
The eventing competiton will take place from 30 September to 3 October.
The four combinations that will take part in the team event will be chosen closer to the time.