July 19, 2014 — The U.S. riders continued to show strong form in CDI4* competition on Friday at CHIO Aachen as both riders landed in the top seven. The United States was represented by Kathleen Raine and Lisa Wilcox in the Lindt-Prize where 10 entries from seven countries performed the FEI Grand Prix Special.
Raine (Murrietta, Calif.) and Jennifer Mason, Kathleen Raine, and David Wightman’s 14-year-old Hanoverian mare, Breanna, earned a score of 71.804% from the Ground Jury of Isabelle Judet, Magnus Ringmark, Stephen Clarke, Dietrich Plewa, and Francis Verbeek-van Rooy. The ninth-place finishers from the 2014 The Dutta Corp/USEF Grand Prix Dressage National Championship and Selection Trial for the U.S. Dressage Team Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games finished in fifth place.
Short List for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team members Wilcox (Loxahatchee, Fla.) and Betty Wells’ 11-year-old Hanoverian gelding, Denzello, earned a score of 69.922% to finish in seventh place.
Germany’s Isabell Werth and Don Johnson FRH were the winners of the Lindt-Prize with a score of 76.765%.
Dressage competition at CHIO Aachen continues Saturday with the CDIO5* Grand Prix Special and CDI4* Freestyle.