American Teams for 2023 CDIO Wellington Announced

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 00:13
Callie O’Connell on Eaton H at the 2023 CDI Wellington :: Photo © Sue Stickle

US Equestrian  announced the combinations selected to represent the U.S.A in the FEI Dressage Nations Cup in Wellington, Fla., from February 23-26, 2023.

This will be the first team outing of the 2023 competition season for U.S. Dressage Team at the first leg of the 2023 FEI Nations Cup circuit. 

One senior and two Under 25 teams have been named


  • Susie Dutta (Wellington, Fla.) and Don Design DC, a 2010 Hanoverian gelding owned by Susie and Tim Dutta
  • Charlotte Jorst (Reno, Nev.) and Zhaplin Langholt, a 2013 Danish Warmblood gelding owned by Kastel Denmark
  • Anna Marek (Dunnellon, Fla.) and Duvel, a 2008 Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Cynthia Davila
  • Christian Simonson (Ventura, Calif.) and Son of a Lady, a 2011 Danish Warmblood gelding owned by Christina Morgan and Clifton Simonson

Under 25 - Team 1 - Stars & Stripes

  • Ben Ebeling (Wellington, Fla.) and Status Royal OLD, a 2010 Oldenburg gelding owned by Ann Romney
  • Quinn Iverson (Wellington, Fla.) and Beckham 19, a 2009 Hanoverian gelding owned by Bille Davidson
  • Callie O’Connell (Wilmington, Mass.) and Eaton H, a 2009 KWPN gelding owned by Ruling Cortes LLC

This team will be led by Chef d’Equipe Charlotte Bredahl.

Under 25 - Team 2 - Star-Spangled 

  • Emma Asher (Greenwood Village, Colo.) and Elegance N, a 2009 Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Seely Equestrian Ventures
  • Kylie Dickinson (Wellington, Fla.) and Ibanero Van De Vogelzang, a 2008 Belgian Warmblood gelding owned by Arlene Page
  • Erin Nichols (Yorba Linda, Calif.) and Elian Royale, a 2009 Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Premiere Sport Horses

This team will be led by Chef d’Equipe Allison Brock.

Photo © Sue Stickle

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