French Teams for 2020 European Youth Championships Announced

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 11:07
Capucine Noel and Soleil Noir von Rosenhof at the 2020 CDI Hagen :: Photo © Astrid Appels

The French Equestrian Federation has announced four complete teams and two individuals that will represent France at the 2020 European Youth Championships in Budapest on 9 - 30 August 2020.

The European Championships for children, ponies, juniors, young riders and Under 25 riders were consolidated in one three-week Championship at Stable Unikornis in Pilisjazszfalu, 28 km north of the Hungarian capital of Budapest. 

Emmanuelle Schramm, Technical Dressage Director of the FFE, explained that the selection was based on past performance as well as two national shows - Macon and Pompadour.

French team captain Muriel Leonardi picked the following teams in the children, pony, JR and YR division; Senior Grand Prix team trainer Jan Bemelmans picked the Under 25 riders:


  • Stella Briand – U2 Jass du Derby
  • Thanais Capelle Morosi –  Escortgirl Maupertuis 
  • Anna Dupuy Pelardy – Hilario Saint H
  • Eloise Thomas – Kind of Magic Fast

Pony Riders

  • Cassandra Rouxel – Under cover fast
  • Charlotte Monteilhet – Dinky Toy vh Bloemenhof
  • Laure Billy Beauté –  Robinson
  • Blanche Carre Pistollet –  Dazzling Kid d’Herbord

Junior Riders

  • Alexandre Cheret – Bamona
  • Mathilde Juglaret - Caporal de Massa
  • Ella Lostria – Bon Romantic
  • Mado Pinto – Hot Bit de la Gesse

Young Riders

  • Camille Audo – Behroez
  • Arthur Barthel – Bambino de Massa
  • Léa Bonifay – Fantastique 
  • Capucine Noël –  Soleil Noir vom Rosenhof

Under 25 

  • Rachel Bastady – Fandango d’Arx
  • Cédric Gallinard – Schero ZC

Photo © Astrid Appels

Related Link
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2020 European Youth Championships