LOCATION: NEW ZEALAND
TO GRAND PRIX LEVEL
DISCIPLINE: DRESSAGE TO GRAND PRIX LEVEL
After managing international yards, Victoria started 3 Day eventing in her late 20’s after returning to NZ. She competed Advanced level and rode a team of horses for Frances Stead the owner of Clifton Eventers.
Victoria started dressage seriously 6 yrs ago from the bottom. A good friend purchased Gosh for her when she was given him to ride, 9 months later the rode their first Grand Prix together and scored nearly 63%. The visiting international Australian judge Maria Schwannsen having them as the win on over 65% - this was the highest score from a List 1 judge in a debut Grand Prix performance ever in New Zealand. Gosh & Victoria earned the Platinum Incentive Riders Award and also won the Inter ll Cushionride Quest with overall score of 64%. In 2013 Victoria & Gosh won the Grand Prix Championship at the Auckland Festival of Dressage and won the Inter ll Cushionride Quest for the second year running.
Victoria runs Elite Equine - High Performance Nutrition, along with Elite Dressage Horses - a small competition and breeding yard in Auckland New Zealand.
Gosh – Grand Prix - NZ Sporthorse.
Auckland Championships 2013 (our second show together) – Won the Inter ll Cushionride Quest
3rd in our first Grand Prix with a score of 63%
Astek Gymnast – 9 yrs Gym Bello (Han) x Rangeview Liebschnee (Trak) Gelding Level 5.
2010 Grand Champion Young Dressage Horse and Champion 5 yr old
2010 National level 2 Champion, Champion Ridden Sporthorse at Horse Of The Year
2011 – FEI World Dressage Challenge Level 4 Challenge Winner and Zone Winner.
NZ Team member
Luminesse – Limonit (Han) x TB Mare 6 yrs (just broken in)
First season coming up. Will compete Level 2
Astek Galileo – 3 yr old Gym Bello (Han) x Ravenna (Riverdance – Han)
Gelding (to be started in spring 2014)
Devoir EDH - Hanoverian yearling Doringcourt (Han) x Luminesse (Han) (Limonit)
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