August 26th 2021 saw the start of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. "What a phenomenal Team USA ‘mission accomplished’ feeling coming home with a historic Team Bronze medal, two Individual Gold medals and a Paralympic record!" [quoted U.S. Team Chef d'Equipe Michel Assouline]. The U.S. Para dressage team made headlines winning its greatest tally of Paralympic medals in 25 years. Roxanne Trunnell, [...] Continue Reading
Korslunds Depardieu, a 7 year old Danish Warmblood by Tailormade Attention, owned by Assouline Dressage also made his debut on British soil after arriving from Denmark in December 2020. Michel Assouline and 'Depp' won both Advanced Medium 85 and 98 at Codham Park on 18 July, with 70.74% and 73.29 respectively.
Megan Assouline made her debut in Prix Saint Georges with her own and Mette Lubker Assouline's Stald Lykke’s Black Magic, a ten year old Danish Warmblood by De Noir. Megan and Magic won the class with 70.39% at Codham Park on 27 July.
United States Olympic and Paralympic committee (USOC and USOPC) names Michel Assouline Paralympic Coach of the Year 2020 across all disciplines. The USOC wrote: "Michel Assouline's innovation and persistent drive to grow the sport and expand the program has impacted the whole Para Dressage community with Support and Innovation. Through the pandemic, Assouline has helped several athletes work through emotional pressures and reposition [...] Continue Reading
Megan Assouline won first time out with Black Magic in Denmark, a 9 year old Danish Warmblood by De Noir. The event took place at the Grenaa Djurslands Rideklub, and they scored 74%.
With a global pursuit in mind of shared training excellence and sourcing of dressage horses, we are pleased to announce that we are expanding our U.K. business with a second base in Denmark, at Cathrine Rasmussen's world class Kleppenhus facilities near Ebeltoft. The state of the art set-up includes a 20 x 60 m climate controlled indoor arena with viewing [...] Continue Reading
Promising start for Laetitia Van Der Wick's stunning black mare Soulsister (Danish Warmblood by Furstenball) winning Prix Saint Georges Qualifier with Michel Assouline on her first attempt at the level at Codham Park with 71%. This mare is an absolute pleasure with her outstanding temperament. Listed on our 'For Sale page'.
Laetitia Van Der Wick's stunning black mare Soulsister (Danish Warmblood by Furstenball) came out in 2nd place with 70.90% in the Advanced Medium 98, at Hickstead Premier League under Michel Assouline. It was only her 3rd competition! This lovely mare has consistently achieved scores over 70% in all her competitions.
Three horses from Assouline Dressage contested and topped the Advanced Medium classes in the British Dressage (Summer Regionals) and Hickstead Masters qualifiers at Wix Equestrian Centre on June 1st. Tosca (owned by Sharon Tung) and Fennwood (owned by Angela Shelton) ridden by teammate Jess Thompson topped the AM92 with 75,60% and 74.80% whilst Michel Assouline took 3rd place with Soulsister [...] Continue Reading
USEF announces a rider clinic with Michel Assouline, Head of Coach Development and Para-Dressage Technical Advisor, on May 15-16 at the Tryon International Equestrian Center, Mill Spring, North Carolina. DRESSAGE and PARA-DRESSAGE riders will be both welcome in an effort to grow and integrate the two disciplines together. Coaches and auditors welcome. Catering will be available. Also on-site lodging with participant preferential rates! [...] Continue Reading