German Horses Selected for the 2008 World Young Horse Championships

Thu, 06/26/2008 - 00:00
2008 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses

The German Equestrian Federation has announced the names of the horses that will represent Germany at the 2008 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany, July 30 x August 3, 2008.

After two selection trials in Verden (24th June) and Warendorf (25th June), the German selection committee consisting of Holger Schmezer and Heinz Lemmermann decided on the nomination of the following horses:

5-year olds

  • Wells Fargo (Hanoverian by Welser x Fabriano) - Kathrin Meyer zu Strohen
  • Imperio (Trakehner by Connery x Balfour xx) - Ann-Sophie Fiebelkorn
  • Silberaster (Oldenburger by Sandro Hit x Canaster I) - Helen Langehanenberg
  • Rock Forever (Westfalian by Rockwell x Landstreicher) - Oliver Oelrich
  • Della Cavalleria (Oldenburger by Diamond Hit x Rubinstein I) - Kira Wulferding
  • Desperado (Oldenburger by Dressage Royal x Rouletto) - Nadine Plaster
  • Fürst Fantasy (Westfalian by Fürst Heinrich x Rosenkavalier) - Jana Freund
  • Reserves:
    • Donna Weltina (Hannoverian by Don Frederico x Weltruhm) - Dr. Ulf Möller
    • Balmoral W (Westfalian by Breitling W x Diego xx) - Brigitte Wittig
    • Quaterback (German Sport Horse by Quaterman x Brandenburger) - Christian Flamm

6-year olds

  • Damsey (Hanoverian by Dressage Royal x Ritual) - Steffen Frahm
  • Diva Royal (Hanoverian by Don Frederico x Warkant) - Tom Berg
  • Revanche de Rubin (Oldenburger by Rubin x Royal x Landadel) - Juliane Brunkhorst
  • Waioni (Hanoverian by Waikikki I x Fabriano) - Mareike Mondrowski
  • Bertoli (Westfalian by Breitling W x Diego xx) - Brigitte Wittig
  • Diamantenbörse (Oldenburger by Diamond Hit x Rubinstein I) - Jessica Süss
  • Dramatic (Hanoverian by Don Frederico x Weltmeyer) - Jana Freund
  • Reserves:
    • Londontime (Hanoverian by Londonderry x Walt Disney I) - Wolfhard Witte
    • Highlander (Hanoverian by Hohenstein x Hill Hawk xx) - Dorothee Schneider
    • Dream Catcher (Oldenburger by Don Cardinale x Rocher D'or) - Katrin Burger

Photo copyrighted: Barbara Schnell

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