Kevin & Emma McNab

Kevin & Emma McNab

Event riders Kevin and Emma McNab relocated to the UK from their native Australia in 2012. Since moving to the UK they have made a real impact on the eventing scene both in the UK and abroad.

 

Both Emma and Kevin have represented their country, Australia, on the world stage since their move to the UK. Emma represented AUS at the World Equestrian Games in 2018 with Fernhill Tabasco and Kevin represented AUS at the Tokyo Olympics riding Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam where he achieved a Team Silver medal. He then took several wins and notable placings at international level including:

 

Millstreet CCI4*S 1st Scuderia 1918 A Best Friend

Osberton CCI3*L 1st Scuderia 1918 Humphreys

Le Lion D’Angers CHM-YH-CCI3*L Cute Girl (World Young Horse Championships)

Pau CCI5* 4th Scuderia 1918 A Best Friend

These international places have escalated Kevin to 5th place on the World Athlete Rankings and the best of the Australian athletes.

 

Based in the Surrey countryside southwest of Guildford, the couple have a very exciting team of horses, from young horses up to 5* level.

 

Kevin McNab has several top horses now and will be campaigning them carefully with the World Championships, held in Pratoni, Italy, in mind.

 

Top Horses include:

 

Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam

Scuderia 1918 A Best Friend

 

Kevin’s Career Highlights include

 

5th, 4th and 7th in consecutive years Adelaide CCI5*-L with Taj Mirage

2013 – 5th Luhmuhlen CCI5*-L with Clifton Pinot

2013 – Team 3rd Houghton Hall Nations Cup CCI4*-S with Casperelli

2014 – Team 2nd Boekelo Nations Cup CCI4*-S with Casperelli

2014 – 10th Pau CCI 5*-L with Fernhill Quality Street

2019 – 1st Camphire Young Horse CCIYH2*-S with Vidalgo

2019 – 9th Le Lion Dangers, CHM-YH-CCI3*L World Young Horse 7yr old Champs with Scuderia 1918 Humphreys

2019 – 7th Pau CCI5*-L with Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam

2020 – 2nd Burnham Market CCI4*-S with Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam

2020 – 6th Kentucky CCI5*-L  with Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam

2021 – Silver Medal for Team Australia Tokyo Olympics Games with Scuderia 1918 Don Quidam

2021 – 1st & 2nd Millstreet CCI4*-S with Scuderia 1918 A Best Friend & Willunga

2021 – 1st Osberton CCI3*-L with Scuderia 1918 Humphreys.

2021 – 1st Le Lion D’Angers CHM-YH-CCI3*L Cute Girl (World Young Horse Championships)

2021 – 4th Pau CCI5*-L Scuderia 1918 A Best Friend

AUS-Kevin McNab rides Don Quidam during the Eventing Cross Country Team and Individual. Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Sunday 1 August 2021. Copyright Photo: Libby Law Photography

Emma McNab

 

Top Horse: Fernhill Tabasco

New Horse for 2022: Sumas Tina Turner.

 

Emma’s Career Highlights

 

2005 – 1st Adelaide 3*L with Dotcom, at 17-years-old Emma was the youngest in the class.

2006 – Team 1st and 3rd individually Trans Tasmin YR Champs with Dotcom

2011 – 10th Adelaide 5* with Kelecyn Ice Age

2013 – 12th Lumuhlen 5* with Kelecyn Ice Age

2014 – 4th Boekelo 4*S Nations Cup individually with Belcam Bear

2015 – 5th Le Lion Dangers, World Young Horse 7yr old Champs with Fernhill Tabasco

2016 – 4th Blenheim 8/9yr old 4*S with Fernhill Tabasco.

2018 – 1st Tattersalls 4*S with Fernhill Tabasco

2018 – Represented Australian at WEG in Tryon. Team finishing 6th with Fernhill Tabasco.

 

Kevin and Emma welcomed into the McNab family: Annabelle in 2019 and Charli in 2021.