Swedish Short List Drafted for 2021 World Young Horse Championships

Sat, 07/17/2021 - 20:33
Anita Roslund on the 5-year old Fontanell at a Swedish young horse observation trial in Flyinge in April :: Photo © Lena Nystrom

The Swedish Equestrian Federation has drafted a short list of the combinations which will be nominated to represent Sweden at the 2021 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany. 

This year's World YH Championships will return to Verden after the 2020 edition was twice cancelled - first in August, then in December. They will take place 25 - 29 August 2021. 

Through the Swedish warmblood society, Sweden is eligible to send four combinations per age division. They have nominated eight pairs per age category, but four are reserves. Who the reserves are, has not been marked.

The selected pairs are:

5-year olds

  • Bailando GJ (Fairway out of La Rochelle by  Chapman) - Stephanie Wretmo
  • Delecto QRE (by Zaladin MI out of Dittrich by Don Charly) - Pernilla Jennesäter
  • Diploid (by Hesselhöj Donkey Boy out of Theca by Topaasch) - Vendela Eriksdotter Rubin
  • Danzer (by Clever Hill Q and out of Danza by Richfield) - Lina Dolk
  • Furstepoppel (by Total Hope out of Flora Isadora, by Sohn der Sonne) - Emma Ahlberg
  • Maracanã (by Van Vivaldi out of Chikoria by Calino) - Anna Österberg
  • Moretti Weltino (by Dante Weltino OLD out of Red Manoue, by Master) - Ida Küchenmeistern Nordenberg
  • Stradivariuz (by Sibelius out of Ibizza, by De Niro, by Philippa Magnusson) - Jennifer Svensson

6-year olds

  • Bella J (by Benetton Dream FRH out of Liberty, by  Londonderry) – Isabelle Serrander
  • Bergsjöholms Arezzo (by Fürstenball out of Via Veneto , by  Epson) – Denise Ljungkvist
  • Chantelle (by Johnson out of Chablis, by Prestige VDL) – Josefina Larsson
  • First Lady VH (by Fürstenball out of Cashmira VH  by  Cashmir) – Jacob Nörby Sörensen
  • Fontanell (by Fürstenball out of Allerfeinste, by  Ampere) – Anita Roslund
  • Quercus (by Quaterback out of Delight, by  Don Schufro) – Yvonne Österholm (FIN)
  • Rima (by Skovens Rafael out of Queen, by  Quaterback) – Eva Fahlbrink
  • Söråseles Amber (by Ampere out of French Rose, by Fürst Heinrich) – Ida Hellström

7-year olds

  • Astrakan (by Ampere out of Stilett, by Sir Bedo) – Ida Viljanen
  • Bowmore VH (by Skovens Rafael out of Uarda V VH, by  Akribori) – Sandra Sterntorp
  • Buskhagas Dasras (by Desperado out of Buskhagas Zaafira, by Blue Hors Zack) – Filippa Norrman
  • Demand (by Ampere out of Delight, by Don Schufro) – Yvonne Österholm (FIN)
  • Golden Eye (by Everdale out of For your eyes only, by Chirlon) – Rebecka Knutsson
  • Springbank II VH (by Skovens Rafael out of De la Reinee VH, by De Niro) – Yara Reichert (GER)
  • Zenit (by Zuidenwind out of La Bohème, by Don Schufro) – Mia Runesson

Related Link
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2021 World Championships Young Dressage Horses