All the Kiwis are safely through the first horse inspection and ready for business at the SsangYong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials in the UK.
Andrew Nicholson and Andrea BT4 will the first of the New Zealand eventers out in the dressage at fifth to go in the CCI4*-L class, with Jesse Campbell and Amsterdam II right behind him. They are the only two Kiwis in the first day of dressage for the class.
In the CCI4*-S class for eight and nine-year-olds, Dan Jocelyn and Florencina R are number three to go, with Tim Price and Senza Fine nine later.
The horse details:
Amsterdam II – owned by Craig Campbell
Andrea BT4 – owned by Andrew Nicholson
Florencina R – owned by Philip Hunt, Jo Preston-Hunt and Dan Jocelyn
Senza Fine – owned by Therese Miller and Jo Preston-Hunt
By Diana Dobson – HP Media Liaison
Photos by Libby Law/ESNZ