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2007 CWHBA Feature Horses

Archive: 2006 Feature Horses
FEATURE HORSE November 1, 2007: P.S. I LOVE YOU (Ilian de Taute x Wenella/ Wendland) ON-[CAN]5025-03 S

The very elegant CWHBA stallion PS I Love You was the topper of the 2007 National Stallion Licensing Tour in Canada with an average score of 8.4. A son of the Grand Prix Selle Francais jumper, Ilian de Taute, and out of the Hanoverian mare Wenella, this 4 year old was one of only 8 stallions Licensed of 18 presented across the country. He is owned and was bred by Ruth and Morley Armstrong of Armstrong Farm in Ontario.
Photo courtesy: Ruth Armstrong

FEATURE HORSE October 1, 2007: SIMON SAYS (Santana II x Mercedes II / Mackenzie) AB-[CAN]3073-02 G

"My 5 year old Canadian Warmblood gelding Simon Says did fabulously at his first show ever" reports owner Terri O'Sullivan. Terri went on to proudly report that his top score was 73.2% at the Spring Into Dressage show at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, Ontario. They were reserve Champion in the Amateur Training division. Simon Says was bred by George Graf von Platen and family of Wetaskiwin, Alberta.
Photo courtesy: Terri O'Sullivan

FEATURE HORSE September 3, 2007: WILLOW TWO (Rasputin x Rowena / Gribaldi) ON-[CAN]3115-03 G

Second in line of the Four-Year-Old CPF Eastern Division Dressage class was Willow, a Canadian Warmblood mare bred by Aaross Farm and owned by rider Annie Baird. As the top Canadian Warmblood in the class, Annie will also be the beneficiary of a special breed bonus awarded by the CWHBA. Read More ...
Photo courtesy: Action Pix

FEATURE HORSE August 6, 2007: BUENOS AIRES  (Bajazzo x Amphora / Arkansas) AB-923-97 G Canadian Event Team Member

Sandra Donnelly of Calgary, Alberta aboard her homebred Buenos Aires in the dressage phase of the Pan American Games on July 20. Sandra was part of the Silver Medal Team. Read More ...
Photo courtesy: Cealy Tetley

FEATURE HORSE July 6, 2007: ARRIBA C.R.,  (Ahorn x In A / Ibrahem) ON-[CAN]2496-02 G

The 2002 gelding Arriba C.R. won the training level class at Palgrave's 'Spring Into Dressage' after only 3 weeks of training! Mixed emotions from owner/breeder Cindy Hunt, who was hoping that he was of the jumper persuasion, but seems he was always looking longingly at the dressage horses. Currently ridden by Esther Mortimer (pictured here).
Photo courtesy: Cindy Hunt, Concorde Ridge

FEATURE HORSE June 20, 2007: OSKAR K,  (Popeye K x Nikita III / Walis Nordis) ON-(CAN)3355-03 G

At the Ottawa Spring Classic National Dressage Show May 18,  Oskar won all 6 classes in the Training Division with a high score of 75.652% in only his 2nd National competition.
Oskar K is owned and ridden by Joanne Walker, and was bred by Marie Bastien of Kemptville, Ontario
Photo courtesy: Roger Taylor

FEATURE HORSE June 5, 2007: WKM NICKERS,  (Nickelson B x WKM Pebbles/ Prince's Laet) MB-[CAN]5288-03 A

In April 2007, this four year old Canadian Warmblood gelding was crowned the '2007 Eastern Canadian Free Jumping Champion' in Orangeville, Ontario, of 22 entries in this elite competition.
WKM Nickers scored an impreeive 8.5 for canter, 8.5 for technique and 8.5 for scope, for a grand TOTAL of 25.5 out of 30.
WKM Nickers is a son of Nickelson B by Concorde by Voltaire. He was bred by WKM Stables Ltd of Alexander, MB.
Photo courtesy: WKM Stables

FEATURE HORSE May 15, 2007: SOUTHERN URTHANGEL, (Tramino x Gabrielle / Godewind) BC-[CAN]3477-03 G

Southern UrthAngel, owned and bred by Mirrabook Farms of Langley, BC, won both her Materiale classes for 3 & 4 year old at the recent EC 'Touch Of Class' dressage show held May 11 - 13 at Thunderbird Show Park. She was scored 84.0 and 82.5 respectively. This very elegant young mare was ridden by amateur Stephanie Cox at only her second outing & first recognized show. She also placed in all three of her Training level dressage tests, earning a credible 66+% in an Open Training Test 2 class.
Photo Credit: Southern Designs

FEATURE HORSE April 20, 2007: GAMINE W, AB-[CAN]2904-98, (Sinbad CH x Grace KB / Gauguin de Lully)

Gamine W, owned and ridden by Leanne Copithorne of Calgary, was a Dressage Canada 2006 Horse Award recipient. Breeder: Sigma Warmbloods of Vilna, Alberta. These awards were announced in the March 2007 Horse Life published by Equine Canada. Other CWHBA horses listed include: Gardez with Lesley Hunt; Zwanglos with Sarah Smithdorf; My King's Elusive Spirit with Jean Helen Klassen and Spring Tree Legacy with Claire Austring. Photo courtesy Leanne Copithorne

FEATURE HORSE April 1, 2007: CABRIOLET, formerly Cheyenne (Carthago Sun I x Laura / Landino) AB-[CAN]2843-02 G

Cabriolet was named the CWHBA Prairie Division 4 year old Jumper Champion for 2006. Cabriole was bred by St. George's Stables in Calgary AB and is now owned by Laura Gall of Edmonton AB. This stunning grey 16.2 H mare was very capably ridden by Laura Gall and her trainer Shauna Cook in both the hunter & jumper Futurities in 2006. Cabriolet won the CWHBA 4 year old Jumper Futurity; was 2nd in the CPF Jumper & 5th in the CPF Hunter for 4 year olds.

Laura Gall is a previous AB Show Jumping Series Champion of the both the ASJA Children's Equitation Medal and the Children's Hunter Division. She was a member of the Alberta Select Riders Team for 2 years. While balancing her university studies in physical education and sports psychology, Laura has the ambition to be in the Grand Prix ring and is thrilled that Cabriolet has the talent to take her there.
Photo Credit: Sharon Gall

FEATURE HORSE March 1, 2007: BROOKSHIRE AB-[CAN]2385-98 G 1998 mare by Bazazzo out of Ambrosia, Arkansas.

Brookshire, owned by Fiona Gallagher, was the high point Canadian Warmblood Jumper on the Ontario "A" circuit in 2006, and was presented 2006 CWHBA Ontario Chapter Jumper of the Year award. Brookshire was bred by Touchstone Farm of Mayerthorpe, Alberta.
Photo Credit: SHOOT Photographic.

FEATURE HORSE February 1, 2007: PRINCETON (Kingston x Maatie/Formaat), BC-[CAN]2974-02 G, Canadian Performance Futurity horse in British Columbia.

Princeton, bred by Shawn Bruins-Slot of Rafter 5 Ranch in Kamloops, B.C., is now owned by Bill DeNeef also of Kamloops. This dark bay, 17 hand gelding was very capably ridden in both the Dressage Futurity and Hunter Futurity by Lisa Marie Erickson..
Photo Credit: OnSite Digital

FEATURE HORSE January 1, 2007: CITA 2000 (Carthago Sun I/Caletto I/Latus II), AB-[CAN]1711-00 MM CWHBA Jumper now owned by Christian Werner Musch in Germany.

CITA 2000, bred by J.E.S. Breeding Farm in Calgary AB, was exported to Germany in October 2004. In 2005 she accumulated 7 wins and 3 second placings in 1.20/1.25/1.30 m jumper competitions, plus numerous placings,always in a large field of horses! In 2006 she won and placed in 1.30/1.40 m classes and was 8th in her first International Youngster Tour competition (up to 1.40 m). CITA was considered one of the top 5-year-old jumpers in Germany and remained in the top field also as a 6-year-old in 2006
Photo credit: Courtesy Edda Selinger


Do you have a CWHBA registered horse in competition? The association would love to feature your horse on our web site as these horses are featured. Please send your photograph and text, including event, date and placings, including the name of the photographer, to the National Office by e-mail or snail mail.
Unfortunatly, we cannot acccept Entered horses for this feature.