April 6, 2015–The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has submitted the entries for the 2015 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final in Las Vegas, Nev., April 15-19, with a total of 14 horses declared for competition and an athlete substitution.
The following combinations will represent the United States at the 2015 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final (listed in qualifying order from their respective leagues):
North American East Coast League
Todd Minikus (Loxahatchee, Fla.) will ride Two Swans Farm’s Babalou 41
Babalou 41 is a 2005 Oldenburg mare.
Laura Kraut (Royal Palm Beach, Fla.) will ride the Evita Group’s Nouvelle
Nouvelle is a 2004 KWPN mare.
Beezie Madden (Cazenovia, N.Y.) will ride Abigail Wexner’s Simon
Simon is a 1999 KWPN gelding.
Jack Hardin Towell (Camden, S.C.) will ride Jennifer Gates, LLC’s Lucifer V
Lucifer V is a 2006 Westphalian gelding.
Kirsten Coe (Royal Palm Beach, Fla.) will ride and Ilan Ferder, Lovsta Stuteri, and Tal Milstein’s Baronez and Lovsta Stuteri’s Czardas 30
Baronez is a 2001 Belgian Warmblood mare.
Czardas 30 is a 2003 Hanoverian stallion.
McLain Ward (Brewster, N.Y.) will ride Double H Farm’s HH Carlos Z and Sagamore Farm’s Rothchild
HH Carlos Z is a 2002 Zangersheide gelding.
Rothchild is a 2001 Warmblood gelding.
Katherine Dinan (Wellington, Fla.) will ride Grant Road Partners, LLC’s Stakorado
Stakorado is a 2005 Hanoverian gelding.
North American West Coast League
Rich Fellers (Sherwood, Ore.) will ride Harry and Mollie Chapman’s Flexible
Flexible is a 1996 Irish Sport Horse stallion.
Karl Cook (Woodside, Calif.) will ride Signe Otsby’s Jonkheer Z
Jonkheer Z is a 2002 Zangersheide stallion.
*Vinton Karrasch (Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.) will ride Coral Reef Ranch’s Coral Reef Baloufino and Coral Reef Follow Me II
Coral Reef Baloufino is a 1999 Oldenburg stallion.
Coral Reef Follow Me II is a 2005 Westphalian stallion.
*Vinton Karrasch has replaced Susan Artes on the U.S. entry from the North American West Coast League.
Western European League
Lucy Davis (Los Angeles, Calif.) will ride Old Oak Farm’s Barron
Barron is a 2004 Belgian Warmblood gelding.