SPLAINE ANNOUNCES IRISH TEAM FOR DRAMMEN NATIONS’ CUP

IRISH show jumping team manager Robert Splaine tonight (Thursday) announced his team to compete in the three-star Nations’ Cup at Drammen in Norway tomorrow afternoon.

The Irish foursome will line out as follows:

Capt. Brian Cournane/Javas Keltic Mist (ISH)
Michael G Duffy/ Felix XXVIII
Capt. Geoff Curran/Mullaghbane (ISH)
Paul O’Shea/Skara Glen’s Sienna

Splaine said: “Drammen has been a traditional venue for Ireland over the years to develop new combinations in the second division of the FEI Nations’ Cup, with the top Furusiyya league in mind. We have an interesting team competing tomorrow, and we are looking forward to the challenge.”

Eight teams are competing at the FEI Nations’ Cup in Drammen, which begins at 4.30pm Irish time, and Ireland is drawn second to jump.