Ottawa, Ontario-The Jump Canada High Performance Committee is pleased to announce the 2010 Canadian Show Jumping Team Short List.
Based on the 2010 Short List Criteria, the first four athletes named to the Canadian Show Jumping Team represented Canada as members of the 2009 Spruce Meadows “Masters” Nations’ Cup Team. The fifth athlete won the 2009 Canadian Show Jumping Championship. The remaining 15 athletes were named to the 2010 Short List based on their standings in the FEI Rolex Jumping Riders’ World Rankings as of December 1, 2009. The following athletes have been identified as official members of the national show jumping team, which falls under the umbrella of the Canadian Equestrian Team (CET).
Jump Canada is the committee of Equine Canada responsible for all hunter, equitation and jumper activities in Canada from the grass roots to the international level. Jump Canada is governed by a board, the majority of whose members are elected by the stakeholders in the sport. For more information regarding Jump Canada programs and activities, visit www.equinecanada.ca/jumpcanada.
About Equine Canada
Equine Canada is Canada’s national governing body for equestrianism. A member-driven, charitable institution, it is the executive branch of the Canadian Equestrian Team, and the national authority for equestrian competition; the national voice for recreational riders; and the national association for equine welfare, breeding, and industry.
Equine Canada is recognized by the Government of Canada, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), and the Canadian Olympic Committee as the national organization representing equestrian sport and equine interests. For more information about Equine Canada, please visit www.equinecanada.ca.