Katherine Bateson Chandler Rides Haute Couture to Victory at Ocala’s World Equestrian Center CDI3* Grand Prix, Only 2nd CDI for Duo
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OCALA, Florida, May 26, 2023–Katherine Bateson Chandler competing Haute Couture in only the second international event in more than a year won the World Equestrian Center CDI3* Grand Prix Friday.
Katherine of Wellington, Florida and the 11-year-old KWPN mare were awarded 70.848% for the pair’s first win, the only one in the lineup of 18 combinations in the Grand Prix for the Special to score at least 70%.
The mare was acquired by Jennifer Huber and Katherine at the beginning of 2022. The horse was developed by Dinja van Liere and competed for the Netherlands including the 2021 European Championships.
The only previous international competition for Katherine on Haute Couture was at Wellington’s Global Dressage Festival in March last year, but the pair has competed nationally.
Jan Ebeling on Jubi’s Tenacity, 13-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding, was runner-up on 69.935%.
Katie Duerrhammer on the 12-year-old Westfalen gelding Paxton were third on 69.109%.
CDI3* Grand Prix for Special
Katherine Bateson Chandler (USA)
Jan Ebeling (USA)
Katie Duerrhammer (USA)
Anna Marek (USA)
Kerrigan Gluch (USA)
Benjamin Ebeling (USA)
Lehua Custer (USA)
Bianca Berktold (USA)
Kevin Kohmann (USA)
Rakeya Moussa (CAN)
Davidoff V.H. Trichelhof
Patricia Ferrando (VEN)
Virginia Yarur (CHI)
Tiago Ernesto (POR)
Nancy Smith (USA)
Mikala Münter (USA)
Nora Batchelder (USA)
Roberta Foster (BAR)
Carolin Mallmann (URU)
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