Shane Davidson: Oct/13
Australian Showjumping team triumphs over New Zealand
The 2013 Australian Showjumping Championships was a great success with Werribee providing a world class venue. The competition was held over 4 days involving 450 riders and 600 horses.
A highlight of the event was the Australia vs New Zealand Oceania Challenge with four riders from each country competing over two rounds.
Shane Davidson, Coprice sponsored rider from Toowoomba, was honoured as a first time selection into the Australian showjumping team. The Australian team comprises Tom McDermott, Jamie Kermond, Sharon Slater and Shane Davidson.
The team was overseen by Olympic legend Vicki Roycroft as Chef d’Equipe. The team was successful in winning the Oceania Challenge and look forward to building a solid platform leading into selection for the Rio games.