U.S. Dressage Team Named for 2011 CDIO Aachen


Guenter Seidel and U II wond the Kur to music at the 2011 CDI Fritzens

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) will be represented in four disciplines at CHIO Aachen, which runs July 8-17, 2011 in Aachen, Germany. The following horse/rider combinations have been named in ranked order to represent the U.S. in Dressage:

  • Steffen Peters (San Diego, CA) will ride Four Winds Farm and Akiko Yamazaki’s Ravel Ravel is a 13-­-year-­-old KWPN gelding by Contango x Democraat
  • Jan Ebeling (Moorpark, CA) will ride Ann Romney and Amy Roberts Ebeling’s Rafalca Rafalca is a 14-­-year-­-old Oldenburg mare by Rubinstein x
  • Güenter Seidel (Cardiff, CA) will ride Dick and Jane Brown’s UII UII is a 10-­-year-­-old Dutch Warmblood by Jazz x
  • Todd Fettrich (Royal Palm Beach, FL) will ride Cherry Knoll Farm’s Otto Otto is a 15-­-year-­-old Danish Warmblood gelding by Rambo x Rampal

Catherine Haddad-Staller (Vectha, Germany) and Winyamaro (by Walt Disney) have been named as the first ranked substitute.