U.S. Teams Named for 2024 CDIO Wellington

Thu, 02/15/2024 - 08:44
Jennifer Williams and Joppe K at the 2021 CDIO Aachen :: Photo © Astrid Appels

US Equestrian  announced the combinations selected to represent the U.S. Senior and U25 Team for the FEI Nations Cup  hosted in Wellington, Fla., from 22 - 25 February 2024.

This will be the first team outing of the 2024 competition season for the U.S. Dressage Team.

The senior team will be led by Christine Traurig as Chef d’Equipe.

  • Jan Ebeling (Wellington, Fla.) and Jubi’s Tenacity, a 2010 Danish Warmblood gelding (Tailormade Temptation out of Jubi’s Cadeau) owned by Ann Romney
  • Kevin Kohmann (Wellington, Fla.) and Duenensee, a 2009 Hanoverian gelding (Dancier out of Doublette) owned by Diamante Farms
  • Erin Nichols (Wellington, Fla.) and Elian Royale, a 2009 Dutch Warmblood gelding (Johnson out of Zafradine) owned by Premiere Sport Horses
  • Jennifer Williams (Wellington, Fla.) and Joppe K, a 2014 KWPN gelding (Rousseau out of Dadina K) owned by Joppe Partners, LLC

The Under 25 team includes

  • Josh Albrecht (Oroville, Calif.) and Goldenboy Vinckenburgh, a 2011 Dutch Warmblood gelding (Apache out of Tandafanory) owned by Coalcyn Equestrian LLC
  • Siena Harris-Gissler (New York, N.Y.) and Status Royal OLD, her own 2010 Oldenburg gelding (Statesman out of Facette Royal)
  • Dennesy Rogers (Santa Rosa, Calif.) and Chanel, a 2005 Danish Warmblood mare (Blue Horse Romance out of Penelope Solyst) owned by Dorriah Rogers

The FEI Nations Cup CDIO3* will begin with the Grand Prix team competition, as well as the Intermediate II for the CDIOU25 team competition. It will continue with the Grand Prix Freestyle on Friday, while the U25 competitors will contest the Grand Prix 16-25. The CDIO 3* will conclude with the Grand Prix Special on Saturday, followed by the CDIO U25 concluding on Sunday with its Grand Prix Freestyle.

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