Amanda McAuliffe & Da Kiekste Win Trophy in FEI Pony Division of Florida International Dressage Youth Championships
March 15, 2015
Late Summer Show Results
August 31, 2015
ESDCTA Summer Days @ USET - July 30-31, 2015
It's always a pleasure to compete at the USET and this week we had 7 horses and students riding at ESDCTA Summer Days 1 & 2. We are proud to report that many of our students posted personal bests for the season, racking up several qualifying scores along the way.
Gillian Cowley rode Gabriella Rossellini in their second show out at Third Level, qualifying for GAIG Championships. On Wednesday, Gillian and Gabby placed 5th in 3-2 with a 62.692% and tied for 5th in 3-3 with a 65.128%. On Thursday, they won 3-2 with a 66.41% and placed 5th in 3-3 with a 65.256%.
Erin Laurent rode Whasabi in their second show at Third Level, winning 3-1 on Wednesday with a 63.788% and tying for 5th in 3-3 with a 65.128%.
Janice Turner and Talbot placed 3rd in 3-3 on Wednesday with a 67.308% and 3rd in the USDF Musical Freestyle TOC with a 67.5% in their 3rd level freestyle. On Thursday, they placed 2nd in the USDF Musical Freestyle TOC with a 65%.
Olivia Banyon rode Chaman, qualifying for GAIG championships and placing 4th in 3-3 on Wednesday with a 65.769%.
Kellyn Van Fossen rode Sharon Ortepio's He's the Ticket to 1st in a large 1-2 class, scoring a 67.1% and 3rd in 1-3 with a 67.3% on Wednesday. On Thursday, they placed 6th in 1-3 with a 64%.
Catherine Varettoni rode Token of My Affection to 1st place in 1-2 on Thursday with a 69.688%.
The Dressage Experience - August 9, 2015
BIG congratulations to Anna Boelter on a successful first show riding Susan Leu's Del Rio! Anna and Rio won both of their classes, scoring a 67.656% in 1-2 and a 61.41% in 2-2.
Dressage at Red Tail August I & II - August 11-12, 2015
We are so proud of all of our horses and riders for many super rides this week at Red Tail!
Sara and Jafar won both of their classes on Wednesday, scoring a 69.242% in 3-1 and a 70.256% in 3-3!
Sara also rode Julia Greifeld's First Date, aka Kali, to a 65.882% in 1-3.
Erin Laurent and Whasabi won 3-3 with a 69.744% and placed 2nd in 3-1 with a 68.485% on Wednesday.
Erin also rode Beth Lambert's Sheyenne to a 71.364% in Training 3 and won 1-1 with a 74.259%. Erin and Shey won High Score First Level and High Score Amateur for the day! On Thursday, Beth rode Shey to a 68.182% and 2nd place in Training 3 AA and a 64.231% in Training 2. Congratulations Beth!
Carolyn Laurent rode Miroir Du Soleil to 2nd place in both classes on Wednesday, scoring a 72.692% in Training 2 and a 74.318% in Training 3. On Thursday, they won Training 2 with a 68.462% and placed 2nd in Training 3 with a 68.182%.
Carolyn also rode Regina Bann's Bredero in his first show in 4 years, winning 3-1 with a 61.818% and placing 2nd in 3-3 with a 62.308%.
Sharon Ortepio rode He's the Ticket to 3rd in Training 2 with a 69.615% and 6th in Training 3 with a 69.318% on Wednesday. On Thursday, Ticket and Sharon placed 3rd in Training 3 with a 66.136%!
Olivia Banyon and Chaman placed 3rd in 3-3 with a 66.282% on Wednesday!
Amanda McAuliffe rode Sara's German Riding Pony, Leuns Veld's Duco, to first place in all of their classes, scoring a 72.724% in 1-3 on Wednesday and a 73.906% in 1-2 and a 72.206% in 1-3 on Thursday.
Dressage at Stone Tavern I & II - August 28-30, 2015
Janice Turner and Talbot placed 2nd in their Third Level Musical Freestyle with a 74.333% at Stone Tavern I on Friday!
Sara and HB Dschafar placed 1st in their Second Level Musical Freestyle with a 74.667% and 2nd in 3-3 with a 68.333%. Sara also rode Julia Greifeld's First Date to 1st in 1-3 with a 72.500% and 2nd in Training 3 with a 70.455%.
Debra Tomajko rode Story Time to 3rd place in 4-1 on Friday with a 60.541%.
Catherine Varettoni rode Token of My Affection to 2nd place in 1-2 with a 66.094% and 3rd in 1-3 with a 64.853% on Friday.
Gillian Cowley and Gabriella Rossellini rode to 2nd place in 3-3 with a 63.846% on Sunday. They also placed 3rd in 2-3 with a 62.927% and won their Second Level Musical Freestyle with a 70.500%!
Amanda McAuliffe and Leuns Veld's Duco rode in their first FEI Junior tests this weekend, scoring a 62.434% and first place in the FEI Junior Individual Test and a 66.622% in the FEI Junior Team Test with many wonderful movements and plenty of room for improvement as the changes are just being confirmed. They also scored a 72.576% in 2-1 on Saturday and a 73.788% in 2-1 on Sunday, winning both classes and High Score Second Level at both shows. We are so excited for this pair!