Following the Barbury Castle Horse Trials, the United States Equestrian Federation has named the 2012 U.S. Olympic Eventing Team. This year’s team features two of Eastern PA’s own riders! The team, in alphabetical order, is:

Will Coleman (Gordonsville, VA) and Jim Wildasin's Twizzel
Tiana Coudray (Ojai, CA) and the Jatial, Inc.'s Ringwood Magister
Phillip Dutton (West Grove, PA) and Jim and Arden Wildasin's Mystery Whisper
Boyd Martin (Cochranville, PA) and the Otis Barbotiere Syndicate's Otis Barbotiere
Karen O'Connor (Ocala, FL) and the Mr. Medicott Syndicate's Mr. Medicott

In the event that one of the above-named horses or riders must be withdrawn from competition, replacements will be made from the following group of horse/rider pairs:

Buck Davidson (Ocala, FL) and Carl and Cassandra Segal's BallyNoe Castle RM
Phillip Dutton (West Grove, PA) and Bruce Duchossois' Mighty Nice
Phillip Dutton (West Grove, PA) and Team Rebecca's Fernhill Eagle
Will Faudree (Hoffman, NC) and Jennifer Mosing's Andromaque
Will Faudree (Hoffman, NC) and Jennifer Mosing's Pawlow
Sinead Halpin (Oldwick, NJ) and Carriag, LLC's Manoir de Carneville
Boyd Martin (Cochranville, PA) and the Neville Bardos Syndicate's Neville Bardos
Boyd Martin (Cochranville, PA) and Henley House Stables' Remington XXV
Clark Montgomery (Kennett Square, PA) and Holly Becker and Kathryn Kraft's Loughan Glen
Allison Springer (Upperville, VA) and Carole and William Springer's Arthur

Stay tuned for more updates on the United States Olympic Equestrian Teams!