Congratulations to Rachel and Larraine Beal’s Markant van de Noeste Hoeve (aka Marcus) for earning their place as 4th level All-Breed Reserve Champions for the Friesian Horse Association of North America. Great job capping off a successful show season!
Rachel and Delamango, owned by Pam Nootbaar, earned Reserve High Point Champion in the Lower Level Open division at the Woodside Finale for their performance at 1st level. Congratulations to horse, rider, and owner alike!
Congratulations to Pam Nootbaar on earning her USDF Silver Medal! She received her final scores last weekend at the Woodside show aboard Kip.
Really fun shows at Woodside Horse Park and Gilroy Gaits this month!
At Woodside Spring Dressage Welti earned his first score over 65% at Intermediare I and Marcus earned his first score over 66% for 4-2. To top it off, they each earned High Point Reserve Champion in their respective divisions: Welti at FEI Open and Marcus at Upper Level Open.
At Gilroy Gaits, Marcus and Daumling got to compare notes after Rachel and Heidi shared some friendly competition riding their black steeds in the 4th level class.
Each year the San Francisco Peninsula Chapter of the California Dressage Society gives out year-end awards to horse and rider combinations at each level and division (Junior, Adult Amateur, Open) based on their performance at recognized shows throughout the year.
Rachel received two awards for the 2014 show season, Open Reserve Champion at 4th level with Marcus and Open Champion at Intermediare 1 with Welti. Congratulations!
Weltano (aka Welti), owned by Larraine Beal, was named the 2014 Woodside Summer Dressage FEI Open High Point Reserve Champion for his performance at Intermediare I. Way to go Welti!
Rachel and Marcus summed up this year by earning 6th place in the Friesian Horse Association of North America’s national rankings for Open horses at 3rd level. Great job!