Fatal accident at CIC2* Seville
FEI have confirmed that Portuguese rider Francisco Seabra suffered a fatal accident while competing at the CIC2* Seville on 14 February 2015.
The 30 year old and the gelding Aferzysta fell at the final element of fence 10, a water combination, at 12.30. The horse was uninjured in the fall.
FEI said that maximum consideration is given to the safety and welfare of horses and competitors and is conducting a full investigation into the circumstances of this tragic accident.
The thoughts and prayers of the global Eventing community are with Francisco Seabra’s family and friends at this very sad time.