Erin joins talent programme

Erin Williams with her horse.
Erin Williams with her horse.

Talented dressage rider, Erin Williams from Barlow, has been selected to join the Excel Talent Program run by the British Equestrian Federation (BEF).

Erin, 15, has been on the Great Britain pony dressage team for the past three years and was the highest scoring British rider at the European Championships in France in July.

The program is aimed at athletes who have been earmarked as having the talent to succeed.

Erin, pictured with her horse Fleurie, is trained by international dressage rider Sonia Webster Baines of Dunston, Chesterfield.