Bucas the premium Irish rug company are delighted to announce they are supporting two international event riders heading for WEG.
In the run up to WEG, Bucas have backed one of their home riders leading Irish Eventing Team rider, Aoife Clark. Aoife came 7th individually at London 2012 and was ranked 11th in the world in 2013. She has been selected for WEG on Fenya’s Elegance owned by PJ Hegarty.
Aoife, who is from County Kildare but now lives in Oxfordshire said;
“Thanks to Bucas my horses have never been so well dressed! This summer their Buzz Off Zebra fly sheets have proved invaluable. Horse flies – what horse flies?? Great products and a great Irish company!”
Another great rider, Sam Griffiths, winner of Badminton 2014 also joins Team Bucas.
Sam who is Australian moved to the UK in 1995 and is currently ranked in the top 15 in the World Rider Rankings. He is on the Australian Elite Squad with his sights firmly fixed on his team place for the 2014 World Equestrian Games in France. Sam Said of the Bucas support:
“I am really happy to be supported by Bucas. I have used them for years – they are very popular in Australia as well as Europe! They have a rug for all seasons and all situations and I know that my horses couldn’t have anything better.”
The two event riders join an exemplary international “Team Bucas” that include Charlotte Dujardin, Mary King, Ben Maher and Roland Tong the leading Irish Dressage team rider who also recently joined the Bucas team of sponsored riders.