July 10, 2014 -- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) will be represented in both Large and Small Tour dressage competition at the CHIO Aachen, July 11-20, in Aachen, Germany. Four members of the Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team will compose the U.S. team in the CDIO5*, with a further four contesting CDI4* competition. Big Tour competition at CHIO Aachen will serve as the second Mandatory Outing for the Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team. Additionally, the U.S. will have a single CDI4* entry for the Small Tour.
The following riders will compose the U.S. team for Nations Cup competition at CDIO5* Aachen (listed in alphabetical order):
Laura Graves (Geneva, Fla.) and her own Verdades
Verdades is a 2002 Dutch Warmblood gelding.
Tina Konyot (Palm City, Fla.) and her own Calecto V
Calecto V is a 1998 Danish Warmblood stallion.
Adrienne Lyle (Ketchum, Idaho) and Peggy Thomas' Wizard
Wizard is a 1999 Oldenburg gelding.
Steffen Peters (San Diego, Calif.) and Four Winds Farm's Legolas 92
Legolas 92 is a 2002 Westphalian gelding.
The following riders will compete in Big Tour competition at CDI4* Aachen (listed in alphabetical order):
Jan Ebeling (Moorpark, Calif.) and Beth Meyer, Ann Romney, and Amy Ebeling's Rafalca
Rafalca is a 1997 Oldenburg mare.
Shelly Francis (Loxahatchee, Fla.) and Patricia Stempel's Doktor
Doktor is a 2003 Oldenburg gelding.
Caroline Roffman (Wellington, Fla.) and her own Her Highness O
Her Highness O is a 2003 Hanoverian mare.
Lisa Wilcox (Loxahatchee, Fla.) and Betty Wells' Denzello
Denzello is a 2003 Hanoverian gelding.
The following rider will compete in Small Tour competition at CDI4* Aachen:
Steffen Peters (San Diego, Calif.) and Four Winds Farm's Rosamunde
Rosamunde is a 2007 Rheinlander mare.
Learn more about CHIO Aachen here.
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