The U.S. Equestrian Federation has announced the combinations selected to represent the Adequan U.S. Para Dressage Team at the 2022 Orifarm Healthcare FEI Para Dressage World Championships to be hosted in Herning, Denmark, from Aug. 10-14. The team will be led by Chef d’Equipe Michel Assouline and team leader Laureen Johnson.
The following combinations have been selected to represent the Adequan U.S. Para Dressage Team and are listed in alphabetical order:
-Beatrice de Lavalette (Loxahatchee, Florida) and Sixth Sense, a 12-year-old Oldenburg gelding owned by Elizabeth and Nicolas de Lavalette. Groom: Rafael Hernandez Carrillo
-Rebecca Hart (Loxahatchee, Florida) and El Corona Texel, a 13-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding owned by Rowan O’Riley. Groom: Esteban Quintero
-Kate Shoemaker (Wellington, Florida) and Quiana, her own 8-year-old Rhineland mare. Groom: Lillie Anne Durbin
-Roxanne Trunnell (Royal Palm Beach, Florida) and Fortunato H2O, a 6-year-old Oldenburg stallion owned by Lehua Custer. Groom: Molly O’Brien
Competition for the Adequan U.S. Para Dressage Team will begin on Wednesday, Aug. 10, with the start of individual competition for Grade V, Grade II and Grade III combinations. The individual competition will conclude with Grade IV and Grade I on Thursday, Aug. 11. The team competition, which will feature all four selected combinations, will begin on Friday, Aug. 12, and conclude on Saturday, Aug. 13, with Grades V, II and III competing on Friday, and Grades IV and I finishing Saturday. The Individual freestyle for all grades will take place on Sunday, Aug. 14.
For more information, including schedule and results, visit herning2022.com.