US Equestrian Federation Names 23 Combinations to Dressage Development Program

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, April 19, 2019–The United States Equestrian Federation announced 23 combinations to the Dressage Develpment Program designed to provide strategic guidance and resources to riders with the perceived ability to contribute to podium success.

The program is overseen by the development coach, Charlotte Bredahl, with the youth and young horse coaches involved, as well as Technical Advisor Debbie McDonald.

Akiko Yamazaki and her family’s The Red Husky Foundation support the program:

Rider/horse combinations named to the program are:

Lauren Asher of Littleton, Colorado with West Side, 16-year-old KPWN gelding owned by Select Equine International;

Jennifer Baumert of Wellington, Florida with Handsome, 14-year-old Hanoverian gelding owned by Betsy Juliano LLC;

Patti Becker of Wadsworth, Illinois with Freedom, 12-year-old Oldenburg stallion owned by Anne Ramsay;

Heather Blitz of Wellington with Praestemarkens Quatero, her 10-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding;

Michael Bragdell of Colora, Maryland with Qredit Hilltop, 11-year-old Oldenburg stallion owned by Hilltop Farm Inc.;

Michael Bragdell with Sternlicht Hilltop, nine-year-old Hanoverian stallion owned by Hilltop Farm Inc.;

Niki Clarke of Temecula, California with Coral Reef Scoobidooh, 10-year-old Hanoverian gelding owned by Coral Reef Ranch;

Lehua Custer of North Hollywood, California with F.J. Ramzes, nine-year-old KWPN gelding owned by Wendy Sasser;

Claire Darnell of Moorpark, California with Harrold S, her seven-year-old KWPN gelding;

Susie Dutta of Wellington with Dimacci DC, 12-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by Susie and Tim Dutta;

Shawna Harding of Aiken, South Carolina with Regent, her nine-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding;

Kristina Harrison of Burbank, California with Finley, her nine-year-old KWPN gelding;

Chris Hickey of Wellington with Straight Horse Zackonik, nine-year-old Danish Warmblood mare owned by Cecelia Stewart;

Aaron Janicki of Mount Vernon, Washington with Heron, his seven-year-old KWPN gelding;

Jodie Kelly-Baxley of Destin, Florida with Caymus, 12-year-old KWPN gelding owned by Beth Godwin;

Jami Kment of Palmyra, Nebraska with Gatino Van Hof Olympia, eight-year-old KWPN gelding owned by Jami and Elaine Vandeventer;

Sarah Lockman of Wildomar, California with Balia, seven-year-old Westfalen mare owned by Gerry Ibanez;

Amy Miller of Fullerton, California with Encore, her 10-year-old KWPN gelding;

Jennifer Schrader-Williams of Olympia, Washington with Millione, 16-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding owned by Millione Partners, LLC;

Melissa Taylor of Wellington with Dixie WRF, 11-year-old KWPN mare owned by Melissa and Marcia Pepper;

Alice Tarjan of Oldwick, New Jersey with Harvest, her seven-year-old KWPN stallion;

Carly Taylor-Smith of Malibu, California with Rosalut NHF, nine-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by Nikki Taylor-Smith, and

Dawn White-O’Connor of San Diego, California with Bailarino, 11-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by Four Winds Farm.