Michael Jung and La Biosthetique Sam FBW will be back at Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials this year to defend their title of 2016.
The Olympic gold medal champions, Jung and Sam have also confirmed that they will attend the Rolex 3DE in Kentucky in April - an attempt at the Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing clearly on the way...
Meanwhile, riders from 12 nations have been named on the released list of 2017 Badminton entries with a strong contingent of riders from New Zealand in particular, Ireland and Australia including Chris Burton winner of Burghley Horse Trials in September 2016.
Gemma Tattersall and Arctic Soul, Badminton 2016.
The impressive line-up from Great Britain includes Gemma Tattersall with Arctic Soul who came 3rd in the event last year and is bound to be a strong contender. Other British riders in the mix include Oliver Townend, Pippa Funnell, Kitty King, Tina Cook and Laura Collett with debutantes Danni Dunn and Tom Jackson also in the mix.