Swedish Horses Selected for the 2008 World Young Horse Championships

Tue, 07/22/2008 - 00:00
2008 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses

The Swedish Warmblood society and Equestrian Federation announced the combinations that will represent Sweden at the 2008 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany, July 31-August 3, 2008.

Following the final young horse selection trial at the Scandinavium Open at the CDI Falsterbo, the Swedish selection committee was able to make a choice.

5-year olds

  • Daphna 
    Swedish warmblood mare by Blue Hors Hertug out of Our Love to Agnes (by Master)
    Breeder: Poul Erik Lang
    Owner and Rider: Camilla Larsson
  • Scharmeur (pictured)
    Swedish warmblood stallion by Schwadroneur out of Annie (by Napoleon)
    Breeder: Lise-Lotte Ljung. Äg. 
    Owner: Malin Rinné and Sundsmåla Gård AB
    Rider: Malin Rinné
  • Wladimir O.A 
    Dutch warmblood stallion by Flemmingh out of Flora (by Florestan I)
    Breeder: O. Anema
    Owner: Birgitta Kjellin 
    Rider: Pernilla André-Hokfelt
    • Reserve: Double Diamond II 
      Swedish warmblood stallion by Don Primero out of Fräulein (by Romadour II)
      Breeder: Birgitta Andersson
      Owner: Birgitta Andersson and Hippo Essentia AB
      Rider: Helena Nilsson

6-year olds

  • Impuls 
    Swedish warmblood stallion by Master out of Ecea (by Chapman)
    Breeder and Owner: Ann and Torsten Pehrsson 
    Rider: Erna Axelsson
  • Salomon 
    Swedish warmblood gelding by Eighty Eight Keys xx out of Emily (by Herkules)
    Breeder: Ingert and Bengt Lundgren Stall LIB 
    Owner and Rider: Marika Martinsson
  • Yantuge
    Swedish warmblood gelding by Blue Hors Hertug out of Damayantie (by Master)
    Breeder: Anette Guldbrandsen
    Owner: Anna-Maria Krawe 
    Rider: Ebba von Essen
  • Wennica 
    Swedish warmblood mare by Longchamp out of Wahre Liebe (by Warkant)
    Breeder and Owner: Stuteri Stubbäng
    Rider: Pernilla André-Hokfelt
    • Reserve: Vision
      Swedish warmblood stallion by Briar out of Vilma (by Vivaldi)
      Breeder: Sonja Paulsson
      Owner: Birgitta Kjellin 
      Rider: Ebba von Essen

The Hanoverian stallion Roosevelt placed second at the Swedish young horse selection trial but will unfortunately not participate as Jan Brink will be competing Briar in the 2008 Olympic Games in Hongkong.

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