Global horse feed manufacturer, Connolly’s RED MILLS, are delighted to announce a new nutritional partnership with world No.1 and Olympic Gold medalist show jumper, Scott Brash. Scott, who competes for Great Britain, already has a great list of achievements to his name. These include an Olympic gold medal and winning the Global Champions Tour in both 2013 and 2014.
In 2013 he was crowned the youngest ever GCT Champion on 28 November in Doha, which was his 28th birthday. In a career filled with highlights, Scott comments that winning an Olympic Gold medal in London 2012 is a particular stand out for him. ‘It was just an amazing feeling, I love to compete in front of a home crowd’.“I am lucky to have some exceptional horses in my stables, and like all top athletes, they need expert care to keep them at top performance levels. Along with an excellent product range, Connolly’s RED MILLS have a fantastic nutritional and veterinary team who assess my horses and make sure they have diets to suit.” Scott Brash
Each horse in Brash’s string, including gold medallist Hello Santos, have had a tailored nutritional plan designed for their individual performance requirements by RED MILLS nutritionist Nia O’Malley. World-class competitors need to keep their horses on a consistent diet regardless of country or climate. Our performance feeds coupled with an extensive distribution network and our unique NFMSTMpackaging technology, means we can offer this to them worldwide.” Nia O’Malley, Equine Nutritionist, Connolly’s RED MILLS.
As reigning two-time Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) Champion, Scott will make the journey to LGCT Miami in April with Hello Sanctos and Hello Annie, this is the opening event of the 2015 season. LGCT Miami is not only first of the season, but the first to take place in the USA. The location will be the stunning sands of Miami Beach. What is normally a recreational area, will be transformed to host 220 horses, over three days of thrilling competition.
“Scott is a great talent and we are delighted to welcome him as a RED MILLS Ambassador. We hope our nutritional products and services will see him continue to feature o as official feed sponsor to the LGCT Miami. LGCT Miami and LGCT Shanghai now form an integral part of our support of the show jumping industry at the highest level.” Gareth Connolly, Sales & Marketing Director, Connolly’s RED MILLS
Travelling to the world’s top shows is a key part of being an International Showjumper. Connolly’s RED MILLS is the feed of choice for the world’s leading showjumpers including Bertram Allen, Edwina Tops-Alexander and Billy Twomey to name a few. The RED MILLS range of export feeds are packed using their unique Nutrient Fresh Management System (NFMSTM) so riders are assured that they will have consistent nutritional value, global availability, with feed as fresh as the day it was made.