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Irish Olympic team revealed

Updated: Thursday, 14 Jun 2007 17:08

Eddie Macken trains the Irish Olymic team
Eddie Macken trains the Irish Olymic team

The Equestrian Federation of Ireland has announced details of the team of riders and horses that will represent Ireland in show jumping at the 2004 Olympics in Athens.

The list of team members was submitted by Chef d’Equipe Col. Ned Campion to the EFI at the weekend for approval.

Olympic Games Athens 2004:

Kevin Babington (Carling King)
Marion Hughes (Heritage Fortunus)
Jessica Kurten (Quibell and Castle Forbes Maike)
Cian O’Connor (Waterford Crystal)

The team will be accompanied by Chef d'Equipe Col. Ned Campion and trainer Eddie Macken.

Filed by Barry McEneaney