Russian Teams Selected for 2019 European Youth Riders Championships

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 10:45
Russians Anna Guseynova and Anna Aristova placed first and second in the Young Rider team test at the 2019 CDI Leudelange :: Photo © Astrid Appels

The Russian Equestrian Federation has selected the teams that will represent Russia at the 2019 European Youth Riders Championships in San Giovanni in Marignano, Italy, on 24 - 28 July 2019. 

Russia will be fielding three full teams of four for the Children junior and young rider division and sending two individuals for the Under 25 category. 

The selection was carried out by team trainer Olga Soboleva and trainer Alexandra Korelova after careful analysis of the results achieved this show season.

Russia will be represented by:


  • Karina Zakhrabekova - Ein Stern
  • Yanina Frantsuzova - Flitslampje
  • Stefanie Michetina - San Calida
  • Arina Makhileva - Titanic

Junior Riders

  • Yulia Grigorieva - Kalhave's De Nora
  • Kristina Leonova - Real Life 
  • Margarita Anashkina - Deutsch Graf
  • Polina Ivanova - Ratzinger

The junior reserve is Maya Shemakova on Wiolita

Young Riders

  • Elizaveta Lyban - Erantos
  • Yulia Gorbacheva - Urbi et Orbi
  • Anna Aristova - Wilkinson
  • Anna Guseynova - Lauda

Under 25

  • Ekaterina Volonchunas - Louise La Belle
  • Ksenia Ershova - El Capone G

Photo © Astrid Appels

Related Link
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2019 European Youth Riders Championships