April 17, 2008

Ireland's Jessica Kurten has moved back up to third place in the Rolex World Jumping Rankings, according to tables just published by the world governing body for equestrian sport, the FEI (Federation Equestre Internationale).

Kurten, who was previously in fourth position, accumulated 2845 points for the 12 month period ending March 31.

Leading the rankings is Germany's Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum on 2958 points with Switzerland's Markus Fuchs in second place on 2913 points.