Jump Canada Announces Team for the CSIO 4* Ocala Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™
Ottawa, ON, Jan. 21, 2015 — Jump Canada is pleased to announce the athletes chosen to represent Canada at CSIO 4* Ocala, held in Ocala, Fla., Feb. 10–15, 2015, the first qualifier of the North America, Central America and Caribbean League Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Series for 2015.
The Canadian Show Jumping Team competing in the CSIO 4* $200,000 Furusiyya Nations Cup™ will be comprised of the following athletes:
- Yann Candele (Caledon, Ont.);
- Tiffany Foster (Vancouver, B.C.);
- Eric Lamaze (Schomberg, Ont.);
- Ian Millar (Perth, Ont.); and
- Jonathon Millar (Perth, Ont.).
The Team will once again be supported by chef d’équipe, Mark Laskin, and Equine Canada manager of jumping, Karen Hendry-Ouellette.
The Nations Cup is the only competition in show jumping where riders, competing in teams of four, compete against other countries for top honours. The top three scores from each team are counted towards the final result of the two-round competition.