Charles Owen & Co. is to continue its long-standing support of the British Eventing Pony Programme; incorporating all of the initiatives to support and guide British pony riders.
Charles Owen will not only sponsor the squad who will represent Great Britain at the European Championships for Ponies but across the portfolio including the 2017 Pony Trials, British National Pony Championships and the Pony Programme.
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. Hosted at Brand Hall, the Charles Owen British National Pony Championships sees the top pony combinations compete for the title of National Champion before the European Championship for Ponies in July (25 -30), where the British squad will aim to defend their team silver medal in Kaposvár, Hungary.
The Pony Programme is a schedule of both competition and training 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 the future.
“Charles Owen is proud to sponsor the British Eventing Pony Programme again this year in support of Britain’s future stars. Keeping young riders safe is our priority and we are looking forward to cheering them on this season and providing our squad with the gear that will we hope will contribute to their success,” comments Charles Owen Managing Director Roy Burek.