At the 2015 Rhinelander Regional Championships in Langenfeld, Germany, on 18 - 21 June 2015, the 5-year old Damon's Classic and the 6-year old Bodyguard qualified for the 2015 Bundeschampionate by winning the L and M-level dressage horse test. Thirteen 5-year olds and sixteen 6-year olds showed up in Langenfeld to earn a ticket to Warendorf.
Austrian Victoria Max-Theurer reclaimed the Manfred Swarovski Trophy after winning the Grand Prix Kur to Music at the 2015 CDI Fritzens on Sunday 28 June 2015. Max-Theurer made her long-awaited show come back on Augustin OLD and captured two trophies on the weekend at the beautifully organized 4* international dressage show at Evelyn and Klaus Haim-Swarovski's Schindlhof in the Austrian Alps.
The 5-year old and the 6-year old put themselves into the winner circle by being the high scorers of their age division in the Bundeschampionate qualification classes held at the 2015 Thuringian Regional Championships in Grabsleben, Germany, on 21 June 2015. With only fifteen horses in total in both age classes, the Grabsleben BuCha qualifier was a small one.
Thrilled to take off to Europe for the summer on a special USEF training grant, American Young Riders Ayden Uhlir and Catherine Chamberlain made their European debut at the 2015 CDIO-PJYR Hagen "Fute Champions" competition on 18 - 21 June 2015. They were excited by their results and by the fantastic opportunity and experience of training in Europe.
Austrian Victoria Max-Theurer captured the Grand Prix for Kur at the beautiful CDI Fritzens hosted at Klaus and Evelyn Haim-Swarovski's equestrian Schindlhof on Saturday 27 June 2015. In their first competition since the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Caen, Max-Theurer and Augustin OLD scored 75.80% to win the Grand Prix.