Following a nationwide competition, hundreds of applications and finally a public vote, the lucky winners who will receive sponsorship for a 12-month period have been announced:
- Jessica Smith-Clarke – Discipline: Dressage
- Amelia Bowring – Discipline: Show Jumping
- Megan Bell – Discipline: Dressage, Show jumping and Cross Country
- Katie Bedwin – Discipline: Endurance
The competition was open to all ages and levels of rider in all disciplines; show jumping, dressage, eventing, showing and endurance and the volume of applications from dedicated, talented and passionate riders was truly overwhelming.
Kanyon Outdoor, based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire have a reputation for providing a wide range of quality, stylish, and durable footwear and outerwear for equestrian and outdoor pursuits and was keen to be able to support the equestrian industry and the nations rising stars.
Teresa McHugh, Marketing Manager comments “we were overwhelmed by the interest this sponsorship opportunity sparked in so many very talented riders and true horse lovers. We are thrilled to welcome our winning 4 riders onto the Kanyon team as they have already inspired us with their commitment, drive and the unique and special partnerships they share with their horses. We know that they will all be fantastic brand ambassadors and we look forward to following their progress over the coming year”.