WEG: U.S. Para-Dressage Team Nominated Entries Named

The United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) would like to thank all of the Para-Dressage equines that have been selected to the Nominated Entry for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG).

The Para-Dressage competition for the WEG at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., begins on Oct. 5. Riders will compete on a world-stage in front of international judges, following FEI rules, and top international competition in the Covered Arena. The Individual Team Test will commence on Oct. 5, and riders will compete with their horses for six days ending with the Individual Freestyle Test on Oct. 10.

2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games USEF Para-Dressage Team Nominated Entries and Horse Owners: Rider/Age/Hometown/Horse/Age/Breed/Sex/Owner

  • Rebecca Hart/25/Erie, Pa./Kazan/18/Dutch Warmblood/Gelding/Kerri Sowers
  • Robin Brueckmann/52/Summerfield, N.C./Raison D'Etre/12/American Warmblood/Gelding/Elly Schobel
  • Laura Goldman/65/Highland Heights, Ohio/Calingford JD/11/Irish Sport Horse/Gelding/Trudy Phillips
  • Susan Treabess/33/Winters, Calif./Moneypenny/16/Dutch Warmblood/Mare/Katy Peterson
  • Jonathan Wentz/19/Richardson, Texas/NTEC Richter Scale/16/Shire Cross/Gelding/Kai Handt
  • Wendy Fryke/45/Parker, Colo./Lateran/13/Westphalian/Stallion/Polly Limond
  • Jennifer J. Baker/46/Loveland, Ohio/Kranak/18/KWPN Dutch Warmblood/Gelding/Akiko Yamazaki
  • Mary Jordan/44/Wells, Maine/Paxton Abbey/12/Hanoverian/Mare/Mary Jordan
  • Kim Decker/42/Centreville, Va./Dashers Destiny/16/Hanoverian/Gelding/Paul Decker E
  • rin Alberda/30/Woodinville, Wash./Delectari/12/Swedish Warmblood/Gelding/Erin Alberda
  • Kathy Groves/49/Columbus, N.C./Friespruch/ 16/Westphalian/Gelding/Kathryn Groves
  • Barbara Grassmyer/38/Placerville, Calif./Mibis/16/Dutch Warmblood/Mare/Barbara Grassmyer
  • Kim Jones/43/Georgetown, S.C./Fascination/Dutch Warmblood/Gelding/ Bill & Jennifer Conour
  • Elizabeth Pigott/24/Downingtown, Pa./Mr. Darcy/Dutch Warmblood

About the United States Para-Equestrian Association: The USPEA includes every equestrian discipline that is practiced by athletes with physical disabilities. Each rider or driver competes under the eighth discipline, The Para-Equestrian discipline, of the United States Equestrian Federation. This year at the WEG, the Para-Equestrian discipline will make history. The USEF High Performance Para-Equestrian Dressage team will compete as an FEI sport for the first time at the Games.

The USPEA provides programs, clinics, and competition opportunities for athletes with physical disabilities. Riders compete under the USEF rules during their national competitions and FEI rules during international competition and many of the athletes compete at the highest level of their sport

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