Posted on 9th July 2019

Charles Owen British Pony Squad selected for 2019 European Championships

British Eventing is pleased to announce the six combinations selected to represent Great Britain on the Charles Owen squad at this year’s FEI European Championships for Ponies which will take place on 15-18 August in Strzegom, Poland.


In alphabetical order, the combinations are as follows:

Daisy Bathe and Georgina Herrling’s 10 year old Chestnut Stallion SF Detroit

Finn Healy and Ellie Healy’s nine year old grey gelding Midnight Dancer

Amelia Ludiman and her own 11 year old gelding Tynan Mist

Freya Partridge and her own 16 year old dark bay gelding Master Macky

Ibble Watson and Erica Watson’s nine year old bay mare Brookhamlodge Pennylane

Xanthe de Wesselow  and Laura de Wesselow’s 10 year old Bay Roan mare Baramona Lass


Daisy Amin and her own 15 year old bay gelding Mr Blueskies  

Jaymee Savill and her own 12 year old piebald mare Knockmullen Flyer

Charles Owen generously sponsors the squad who will represent Great Britain at the prestigious European Championships for Ponies along with the Pony Trials, British National Pony Championships and the Pony Programme. The British National Pony Championship recently took place at Brand Hall Horse Trials (1-2 June) and was won by Daisy Bathe on Georgia Herrling’s SF Detroit

The Charles Owen Pony Trials take place across the country at BE fixtures to give experience to, and identify, potential horses and riders to represent GBR at National and International level. The Pony Programme is a schedule of both competition and training opportunities designed to produce a team that will represent Great Britain at the FEI European Championships as well as to coach and develop riders for pony teams in future.

From their state-of-the-art factory in Wrexham, Charles Owen is the largest equestrian helmet manufacturer in the UK, celebrating over 100 years of business. A long-time sponsor of BE, Charles Owen are market leaders in equestrian safety headwear with over 30 helmets in their product range, catering to a large variety of the riding industry at every level.

Find out more about the Pony Programme HERE.