Megan and Ramanda EG were in great form at the Hickstead Premier League with a win in the Junior Team test, followed by a 2nd place in the Advanced Medium 96 Gold with 69.49%. Sara Jane Lanning and Alice Hoppenheimer were respectively 1st and 3rd. It is Megan's first season in Juniors.
Michel Assouline and Amarone, a 12-year-old mare by Gribaldi, placed 2nd in the high profile Hickstead Premier League Internediare II with 70.29%. It is Amarone's first start at the level, after a couple of years breeding and giving birth to a lovely Fursstenball filly last summer.
AD Destination, a 5-year-old Hanoverian by Duisberg (Desperados)/Lauries Cruisador xx, owned by Jane Manley won with Jess Thompson both FEI young horse qualifiers at Hickstead Premier League (80.29%).
Megan Assouline (16) excelled in her very first international at the Keysoe CDI3*/J (16-18 March 2018). Megan was placed in all 3 tests, Team, Individual and Freestyle (6th) and was riding Jane Manley’s Ramanda, a Danish Warmblood mare by Blue Hors Romanov.
Ashleigh-Rose Turner' s Sylvester, an 8 year old Danish Warmblood, won both the Eastern Novice & Elementary Open Regional Championship at Easton & Otley College. Assouline Dressage competition rider Jess Thompson rode Sylvester to two convincing wins of 73.64% & 71.28% . She was also 3rd in the Novice Championship with Destination, a 5 year old Danish Warmblood owned by Jane [...] Continue Reading
The College High Profile Dressage Show in Keysoe, Bedford: First competition for Megan Assouline (on Jane Manley’s Ramanda, Danish Warmblood mare by Romanov) who came 2nd in both the Medium (71.72%) and the Junior Team test! Quite a jump from ponies to horses first time-out. Assouline Dressage’s stable jockey Jess Thompson won both Elementary tests on Ashleigh Rose Turner and Jacqueline Drummond Perry’s Sylvester [...] Continue Reading
Michel receives the British Dressage Medal of Honour from British Dressage Chair Penny Pollard at the Hartpury College National Convention (25-Nov-2017_photo credit Kevin Sparrow)
Michel wins the Harvey Spack Field Dressage Award, presented by the Princess Royal at the Animal Health Trust Equestrian Awards ceremony. The event took place at the London Marriott Grosvenor hotel on 31 October 2017.
Sylvester owned by Ashleigh-Rose Turner and ridden by Jess Thompson won British Dressage Elementary Gold at Brook Farm on 28 October. Sylvester was found in Denmark by Mette Assouline and is being produced at Assouline Dressage for Ashleigh who is a grade II para rider. Sylvester has qualified for the Novice and Elementary regionals within three outing.
Team Gold for Para-Equestrian GBR on Michel's last assignment before officially starting with the US Equestrian Federation as High-Performance Consultant. A new team with three athletes on their first international Championship debut, with star-pupils, triple gold medallists Julie Payne and Suzanna Hext [photo above from left]. A freestyle record-breaking 80% score for the lovely Danish Warmblood mare Athene Lindebjerg owned by Diane [...] Continue Reading