Sunday, April 25, 2021

Stroudsburg, PA native to represent US Equestrian national team in Endurance World Championship - Full Article

Frank Piscani
Pocono Record
April 25 2021

U.S. Equestrian announced its roster for the the 2021 Endurance World Championship, and a Monroe County native will be one of just five representatives for Team USA in the International Federation for Equestrian Sports competition.

Holly Corcoran, originally from Stroudsburg, will be riding her 2007 Arabian gelding named Poete in the championship event, which takes place at the San Rossore estate in Pisa, Italy, on May 22. The 160-kilometer, six-phase race will begin at 7 a.m. local time on May 22.

Corcoran also owns a second horse that will competing at the Endurance World Championship, a 2011 Arabian mare named Poetrie that Hanna Weightman will be riding.

Making this year's roster adds to a list of success for Corcoran, who in January 2020 the International Federation for Equestrian Sports ranked as the No. 1 endurance rider worldwide...

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