Dressage Canada has announced the two teams that will represent Canada at the upcoming Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI-O3* February 18 to 23, at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida.
Canada Team 1
David Marcus (Campbellville, ON) / Chrevi’s Capital, 14-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding owned by Deborah Kinzinger-Miculinic;
Belinda Trussell (Stouffville, ON) / Anton, 14-year old, Saxony gelding owned by Robyn Eames;
Brittany Fraser (New Glasgow, NS) / All In, 9-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Brittany Fraser;
Chris Von Martels (Ridgetown, ON) / Zilverstar, 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Chris Von Martels.
Canada Team 2
Megan Lane (Loretto, ON) / San D’or, 8-year-old Westphalian gelding, owned by Deer Ridge Equestrian;
Evi Strasser (Sainte Adele, QC) / Rigaudon Tyme, 10-year-old Oldenburg gelding, owned by Evi Strasser;
Tom Dvorak (Hillsburgh, ON) / Ribot, 12-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by Carla Bahr;
Jill Irving (Moncton, NB) / Dio Mio, 11-year-old Hanoverian gelding owned by Windhaven Farm.
Canadian Team Reserve
Maya Markowski (St. Clements, ON) / Lumiere, 11-year-old Canadian Warmblood gelding owned by Maya Markowski.
The Canadian teams will be supported by Chef d’Equipe, Liz Steacie, Team Manager, Christine Peters, Technical Advisor, Dr. Volker Moritz and Special Advisor, Desi Dillingham.
The Adequan Global Dressage Festival will play host to top equestrian talent from around the world. Since its inception this event has gained a reputation as an important event both nationally and internationally.
“We have two strong talented teams representing Canada, a great mix of big tour and small tour horses and we are looking forward to a successful competition,” said team manager, Christine Peters.
To learn more about the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI-O3* visit: http://www.globaldressagefestival.com/