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US Equestrian Announces Michel Assouline as Head of Para-Equestrian Coach Development and High Performance Consultant

by US Equestrian Communications Department | May 16, 2017, 4:12 PM EST Lexington, Ky. - The United States Equestrian Federation (US Equestrian) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michel Assouline as Head of Para-Equestrian Coach Development and High Performance Consultant.  Michel Assouline joins US Equestrian after nearly 12 years as head coach to the multi-medal winning British para-equestrian dressage program. [...] Continue Reading

Alex Lewis’ Obi Kenobi wins Medium with 74.50% on first attempt!

Jess Thompson and Obi Kenobi owned by Alex Lewis won first time out both Gold section Medium qualifiers at Topthorn Equestrian Centre. Assouline Dressage is very grateful for the continuing support given by Alex and Sunseeker London.

Mette Assouline highly placed in Keysoe High Profile Dressage Show

Mette and AD-Ratino, a 10 year old Danish Warmblood, were highly placed in Inter II in their only 2nd outing at the level. Ratino was 2015 Advanced Medium and PSG Regional Champion with Mette; they are moving up to Grand Prix this year.

British Team Wins Gold

Team Gold for Team GBR at the Paralympic Games in Rio with eleven Gold and Silver medals! All riders Anne Dunham, Sophie Christiansen, Lee Pearson, Natasha Baker and Sophie Wells achieved Gold. Triple Gold medallist Sophie Christiansen on Di Redfern’s Athene Lindebjerg scored highest in the overall competition [photo above courtesy of Jon Stroud Photography]

Susanna Wade and D’Artagnan 2016 KBIS National Champions!

Susanna and D'Artagnan (Eddy) had a clear win at the Nationals in Stoneleigh Park on 16 September 2016 with a high score of 75.65%. Eddy was produced and supplied to Susanna by Assouline Dressage, and is in full training at the Assoulines; picured above with Jess Thompson, Assouline Dressage's head rider/ coach.

Amanda Shirtcliffe Reserve-Champion at Nationals!

After winning her Preliminary Regional Championship back in August at Bury Farm EC, Amanda Shirtcliffe and Princess came 2nd at the Nationals with a score of 73.27%! Amanda is a grade two para-rider and she competed in the able-bodied Preliminary test which is an even more remarkable achievement! Princess was produced and supplied by Assouline Dressage!