Danish born American Grand Prix rider Janne Rumbough is leading the 2013 USEF Dressage Owners Ranking with the year 2013 coming to a close in little over one week. Rumbough raked in 3224.5 points with four dressage horses in her ownership.
The USEF Leading Owner Ranking is based on points earned in licensed USEF competitions. In order to earn points, horses must be recorded with USEF and their owner must be a member. The calculations are determined by using USEFs Horse of the Year point scale.
Rumbough from Palm Beach, FL, is currently in first place on the Leading Dressage Owners Ranking with 3224.5 points. Rumbough's horses contributing the most to this point total are the Danish warmblood mare My Lady (by Michellino), competed by professional Mikala Gundersen, and Janne's own U.S. bred PRE Junior (by Gaucho III), which she shows at Grand Prix level in the amateur classes.
Grand Prix rider Heather Mason from Lebanon, NJ, is currently the runner-up on the ranking with 3076 points. She has no less than 8 horses which add to this score. Biggest contributor is the 2013 U.S. Developing Prix St Georges horse champion Zar (by Iroko x Actueel) and her Grand Prix horse Warsteiner (by Riverman x Roemer).
Marcia Pepper from Bethlehem, PA, is in third place with her only horse, Danish warmblood mare Mariett (by Come Back II x Sidney) which is competed by Wellington based Dane Lars Petersen. Pepper is currently third with 2968 points.
The current Leading Dressage Owners Top 10 includes:
- 1. Janne Rumbough - 3224.5 points
- 2. Heather Mason - 3076
- 3. Marcia Pepper - 2968
- 4. Patricia Stempel - 2565
- 5. Deborah Miculinic Kinzinger - 2368.5
- 6. Pam Liddell - 2261.5
- 7. Anne Sparks/Horses Unlimited - 2164.5
- 8. Tina Konyot - 2037
- 9. Akiko Yamazaki/Four Winds Farm - 2020
- 10. Michael Davis - 2011
Photo © Sue Stickle
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