2009 NEWS
January - February - March
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Don't forget to check out the April issue of "Dressage Today"
Warsteiner & Willow have their photos in the training article by Janet Foy!
photos coming soon!

Betsy Steiner Clinic, 2/20-21/09

Flying Change Farm and Stone Horse Farm coordinated a 2 day clinic with Betsy Steiner
with an emphasis on position. Friday night Betsy gave a talk and demonstration (with spectator participation)
 on Equilates. The clinic went very well and the talk was informative and fun! Wendi did a
great job of preparing all meals, including the dinner for 30 people on the very popular Equilates night!



"L" Judges Program, Friendship, NY

Amy (riding Valkyrie and Phoenix) and Heather (riding Warsteiner and Glen) were
 demo riders for the "L" Program in NY. Gary Rockwell was very positive about
 all four horses and gave many 8s and some 9s.


Balendin Scores 78.5% !

Congratulations to Anna-Marie! "Bally" scored an impressive 78.5% at his first schooling show.
 She is more than proud of her Benvolio gelding!


Tori and Lauren Champion at Level 2 Jumpers in Ocala!

After a 2nd out of 65 horses and a 1st out of 47, Lauren and Tori won the division championship!


Lauren Longfield and Notorius Tucsok in Florida, 2/11/09

Lauren is at the Ocala showgrounds and did Level 1 and 2 Jumpers today in preparation for the
"big Eq" classes this weekend. Lauren reports that "Tori" is happy to be in sunny Florida and jumping well!



Sky & Cleo enjoying a relaxing day at the barn

Gardnertown Horse Show, 1/9/09
Lauren Longfield and Notorius Tucsok

PHA Medal - 4th
USEF Medal - 3rd
Maclay- 8th
USET Talent Search - 5th
M & S Medal - 2nd

ESDCTA Year End High Score Awards, 2008


Jorgen Olijslager and Tally
Champion Beginner Novice Junior

Nick Olijslager and Inspired
Champion Novice


Mia Olijslager and Tally
5th - Starter Walk-Trot Jr

Emilie Rucci and Second Edition
6th - Starter Walk-Trot Jr

Erika Olijslager and Tally
6th - Training Level Jr

Heather Mason and Zar
Champion Training Level

Heather Mason and Allegiance
Champion 1st Level Freestyle B
Reserve Champion Training Level

Jaclyn Sicoli and D-Artagnan
5th - Training Level

Nicole Baergen and Portofino
Reserve Champion 1st Level Freestyle A
6th - First Level A

Heather Mason and Warsteiner
Champion First Level B

Jaclyn Sicoli and Della
Reserve Champion 1st Level Freestyle B
3rd - First Level B

Barbara Ebner and Royal Pearl K
Champion Masters First Level
6th - First Level B

Heather Mason and A Knight To Remember RAH
Champion Second Level
Champion 2nd Level Freestyle

Amy Gimbel and Valkyrie
Reserve Champion 2nd Level Freestyle
3rd - Second Level

Amy Gimbel and Travolta M
Reserve Champion 4th Level Freestyle
Reserve Champion Fourth Level

Jaclyn Sicoli and Figaro
5th - Fourth Level

Heather Mason and Glen Emeril
Champion Prix St Georges

Merrilyn Griffin and Epik
Champion 4th Level Freestyle
5th - Prix St Georges

Amy Gimbel and Ramazotti
Champion Intermediare I Freestyle
Reserve Champion Intermediare I

Heather Mason and Respekt
Champion Grand Prix

June Brody and Majic
3rd - Grand Prix

June Brody and Liberty
Reserve Champion Intermediare Freestyle

Gold Medal

Cindy Anderson - Forcement

Achievement Awards

Jaclyn Sicoli - Dreaming of Romance, Training Level
Nicole Baergen - Delgany Flight, First Level
Graciela Caldero - Patriot Games, First Level
Nick Olijslager - Inspired, Second Level

Karolyn Ward - Heatwave, Prix St Georges