ESNZ Jumping is seeking expressions of interest from riders who would like to take part in a potential self-funded young rider team, to compete in a Trans-Tasman Young Rider Test,  at the upcoming Waratah Show Jumping World Cup, Sydney NSW 16th – 17th August 2024.

Selected riders would be responsible for all flights to Sydney – Australia, transportation during the time in Australia, some meals and personal incidentals.

The Trans-Tasman Young Rider Challenge is an annual event that has traditionally been a gripping battle between the nations, it was last contested in NZ in January 2024 where New Zealand claimed victory.

Event: NZ vs Australia Trans-Tasman Young Rider Test on borrowed horses in an indoor arena.

Where: Sydney Show Jumping World Cup 16th – 17th August 2024.

Team size: A team of 4 riders, plus a Chef d’Equipe

Event type: Young Rider event on borrowed horses

Class Height: 1.20m

To express your interest in being considered for this team, please check that you meet the eligibility criteria contained in the selection criteria document, and submit your expression of interest in email format, outlining your eligibility in relation to the criteria, by 8am Monday 1 July to [email protected]

Click here to view the full selection criteria