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Are You Shining Bright For Me? Scenes From Friday Night Lights At AGDF



Wellington, Fla.—Feb. 9

Friday Night Lights at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival is one of the most exciting things for a dressage enthusiast, and even casual fans have a good time with the thrill of the freestyle. During the CDI5*, attendees enjoyed something extra with the Grand Prix Special as the evening’s opening act. You can read about the winners Adrienne Lyle on Salvino and Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu here, and enjoy some of our favorite pictures from the show.



Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu was thrilled with All In’s performance that earned them the win in the freestyle. Kimberly Loushin Photos


Christoph Koschel has found a bright young talent in Ballentines 10, who was third in his first-ever freestyle.


Good boy Ballentines!


J.J. Tate got the freestyle started with Faberge.


Halt and salute! Yvonne Losos De Muniz and Foco Loco W were fifth in the freestyle on a 73.19 percent.


Degas 12 showed off beautiful extensions with Jill Irving on his way to fourth in the freestyle.


Alcazar was all business in the freestyle with Katherine Bateson Chandler.


I’m sassy, and I know it.


Relief! It’s been a long time since Katherine Bateson Chandler did a freestyle with Alcazar, and she was thrilled with his performance that earned him second.


Salvino once again showed his quality as he topped the Special with Adrienne Lyle.


Just a little awards ceremony ear scratch for Salvino from Adrienne Lyle.


Devon Kane’s Sir Galanto shined brightly in Special. They were fifth.


Royal Dancer 33 was feeling the crowd during the Special and was fourth with Michael Klimke.


Shelley Francis took second in the Special with Danilo.

See full results.

We’ll be on site all week for the five-star at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival. Stay tuned for beautiful photos and stories on all the big winners.




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