Jan Ebeling & Rafalca Win CA Mid-Winter Dressage CDI GP & Freestyle
Jan Ebeling and Rafalca who spent several weeks last Fall training in Germany with longtime coach Wolfram Wittig, won the Mid-Winter Dressage CDI Grand Prix and Grand Prix Freestyle.
Jan and Rafalca posted a score of 67.362 per cent to win the Grand Prix on Saturday over multi Olympian Guenter Seidel on the still developing U II, second on 65.702 per cent and Wendy Christoff on Pfalstaff third on 65.140 per cent.
In the Freestyle of only two rides, Jan and Rafalca scored 71.800 per cent over Wendy and Pfalstaff 65.650 per cent.
The field of six in the Special was won by Sharon Merkel-Beattie with 64.042 per cent, Adrienne Lyle and Wizard second on 63.206 per cent and Lorraine Chappell and Carpatino third with 62.500 per cent.