French Olympic Long List for 2021 Announced

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 11:54
Maxime Collard aboard Celine Roze's Cupido PB at the 2020 CDI Le Mans :: Photo © Les Garennes

The French Equestrian Federation has announced the long list of dressage combinations that will be eligible for team selection for the postponed 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

France obtained a team spot for the Tokyo Games at the 2019 European Dressage Championships in Rotterdam. 

The long list, titled FFE JOP Tokyo 2021, replaces the French Grand Prix A-squad for the moment. The list can still change pending on the results of new combinations. 

"The list serves as a pre-selection for the French teams for Tokyo," the federation stated. 

The long-listed dressage combinations are:

  • Alexandre Ayache -  Zo What, owned by Alexandre Ayache. 
  • Morgan Barbançon -  Sir Donnerhall II, owned by Morgan Barbancon Mestre.
  • Maxime Collard -  Cupido PB, owned by Céline Roze.
  • Nicole Favereau -  Ginsengue, owned by Nicole and Jean-Marc Favereau.
  • Isabelle Pinto -  Hot Chocolat VD Kwaplas, owned by Haras de la Gesse and Carlos Pinto.
  • Anne-Sophie Serre -  Actuelle de Massa, owned by Sylvain Massa.
  • Arnaud Serre -  Vistoso de Massa, owned by Sylvain Massa.

Photo © Astrid Appels

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