Back from Rio, Meredith in Münster. While the weather was similarly hot, the horses differed: Jackie Brown, Daisy, Apsara and Comanche competed at the 4* event. The latter proved to be in great form, starting the weekend with an easy clear on Friday. He returned to the ring for Sunday's Grand Prix, jumping one of six clears in the first round in his eye-catching style. Thirteen horses went through to the winning round and Chief cleared the course seemingly effortless once aga
August 21st, 2016 Rio 2016! 🇧🇷🇩🇪 First Olympic Medal! 🏅😊 Thank you, Nacho!! Thank you all! 👍🏻 August 20th, 2016 Traveling back to Germany, after an emotional Olympics, happy to enjoy my bronze medal with my friend and colleague and also bronze medal winner, Eric Lamaze.
I am happy to say that Nacho is sound and fit after today's mishap. He squealed and leaped in the air tonight when we jogged him up before I left Rio. Not tired at all!
After the crash at the first
Last week Markus showed Tequila de Lile, Charmed and Contina R in Verden. While all three mares jumped very well, Tequila was the one standing out - the 9-y-o by Lucciano *HN jumped clear throughout all courses of the week, placing 7th in Friday's medium tour qualifier. It was her turn in the Grand Prix as well and Lila convinced all along the line, clearing the course seemingly effortless. 16 riders had qualified for the jump-off, 8 of which delivered another clear round. On