UCC graduate is World Equestrian Champ!
IRELAND has a new World Champion in Student Rider Brian Morrison, who claimed Gold at the AIEC World Finals that took place this past week at Palm Beach International Equestrian Centre in Florida. Morrison graduated from UCC in the summer of 2014.
The Irish Gold league team was Brian Morrison, James Brennan and Peter O’Donnell (the 2013 champion).
Morrison achieved the title for 2014 by winning in Dressage and coming fourth in the Show Jumping competitions. James Brennan (currently based in Wellington, Florida with Darragh Kenny) won in Show Jumping and came 13th in Dressage to finish fourth overall in the combined category.
The Irish team finished first in Show Jumping and third in Dressage to give them Silver in the Overall combined event.
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