This page is dedicated to news from the International team.
TREC GB International Team News
Opportunities as a TREC GB member
Opportunities exist for any TREC GB member to compete internationally in TREC competitions organised by countries across Europe.
Members can compete as an individual, as a member of a Nations Cup Team at European Cup events or through qualification as a member of a TREC GB team at either the World or European Championships. We aspire to send Senior and Young Rider Teams to all FITE championships.
Information website sources-
FITE (World Equestrian body responsible for TREC) https://en.fite-net.org/
TREC GB https://www.trecgb.com/
TREC GB International Riders websites and facebook page.
Qualifying for GB TREC Team
The Senior World Championships occur in Olympic years (2020, 2024), with the Senior European Championships in between (2018, 2022, 2026).
Young Riders have a FITE Championship organised every year to encourage and develop, new talent.
World Championships will take place in 2020 and 2024 and European Championships in 2018 (Pratoni del Vivaro near Rome Italy)
Interested Riders please contact:
Senior Riders: Dave Rogerson email@example.com
Young Riders: Cheryl Wilson firstname.lastname@example.org
Application / Registration forms:
Senior Riders: TREC GB International Senior Riders Application Form
Selection Criteria Italy 2018:
Bissell Wood 28th-29th October 2017
What you need to know.
Euro Cup Competitions Abroad
FITE co-ordinates a programme of European Cup competitions each year. Dates for these competitions are submitted by individual countries at the General Assembly meeting (Sept) following each major championship.
TREC GB organised and ran its first Euro Cup competition at Chilham Castle in August 2017.
2017 competition venue websites can be found at https://en.fite-net.org/content/view/full/26317
Nations Cup Team selection
Any TREC GB Rider can enter these competitions. Interested riders need to complete a EURO Cup form and submit it to the Chair of TREC GB in the first instance. If four or more TREC GB riders enter a competition, they become eligible for selection for the TREC GB Nations Cup Team. Team selection will be based on current and recent form of riders.
Euro- Cup Form: https://en.fite-net.org/Sports/TREC/Competitions
Then click on Registration Form European Cup of TREC.
Rules when Riding Abroad
Team and Individual Rider Insurance when competing abroad
TREC GB Red Tier membership insures riders when competing abroad through SEIB.
Please click on the link below to be directed to the International riders website:-
The International Riders Working Group has a vacancy due to the recent resignation of a previous member.
The group is chaired by Dave Rogerson with a further five active members.
Cheryl Wilson co-ordinates the Young Riders, Helen Wain co-ordinates training, Jackie Bennett and Dot Still are experienced Senior International Riders and Caitlin Crossley an experienced Young Rider.
All members of the group have a good understanding of International Riding and are looking for a seventh member to complement their work.
If you are interested in joining and supporting the work of group could you please express an interest by emailing Dave Rogerson
email@example.com with your name and a brief outline of your TREC experience, on or before Wednesday 6th June 2018.
If you would like any further information about the work of the group please feel free to contact me for a chat on 07747097399.
All expressions of interest will be considered at its June meeting (Date to be confirmed) and all individuals will be contacted.
World Championships - Sept 2016 - Final placings for Seniors:
13th Dot Still and Wahiki
18th Daniel Nolan and Tornado
22nd Hilary Barnard and Nidorina (Hired horse)
43rd Lynn Davies and Eldrick Redoubt
55th Jackie Bennett and Bradley
59th Lynne Mabbitt and Jigsaw
Huge well done to everybody and thank you very much to Spain for having us!
18th Oct 2015 - Well done to Hilary Barnard. She has been awarded 5th place in European cup League, excellent news as 2 competitions were on hired horses.
29th Sept 2015. Thank you to all involved in the European Cup TREC competition in Spain last weekend. GB riders Jackie Bennett, Sue Lee, Lynne Mabbitt and Hilary Barnard all enjoyed the warm weather and hospitality of our extended TREC family. Pleased to report we all completed a very tricky competition and well done to highest placed Brit Hilary Barnard. All great preparation for the World Championships in Spain 2016!
FITE Euro Young Riders Championships 2015 - Read all about Catlin and Flash's adventure in Holland.