Announces CDIO Aachen Dressage Team
NJJune 12, 2003The United States Equestrian Team (USET)
has named its four-member team plus one individual for CDIO Aachen.
The team includes Debbie McDonald of Hailey, ID, with Brentina,
owned by Peggy and Parry Thomas; Steffen Peters of Solana Beach,
CA, on Grandeur, owned by Lila Kommerstadt; Guenter Seidel of
Del Mar, CA, on Nikolaus, owned by Dick and Jane Brown; and Lisa
Wilcox of Thousand Oaks, CA, with Relevant, owned by Gundula Vorwerk
and Dr. Claus Crone-Munzebrock.
The individual rider/horse combination will be George Williams
of Delaware, OH, and Rocher, owned by Charles & Joann Smith.
CDIO Aachen takes place June 17-22 in Aachen, Germany.
Balkenhol will serve as the team coach and chef d'equipe. Dr.
Midge Leitch will be the team veterinarian.
The United States Equestrian Team is a non-profit organization
that selects, trains, equips and finances equestrians of the highest
possible standard to represent our country in major international
competition, including the Olympic Games and the World Championships.
To accomplish this, the USET seeks out and nurtures the development
of talented athletes - riders, drivers and horses - and provides
the support and guidance they need to help them attain their fullest
potential. For more information on the USET, please call (908)
234-1251, or visit USET ONLINE at www.uset.org