Eurodressage.com – American Olympic team bronze medal winners Allison Brock and the Kundrun’s Hanoverian stallion Rosevelt are the only pair of the team which haven’t made a competition outing yet since the Games last August. After a long break Rosevelt is now back in training and getting ready for his competition debut in the spring.
“He had a long break after Rio and I’ve been legging him up,” Brock told Eurodressage. “He’s in full work but not quite fit enough to be out showing yet, and I won’t bring him out unless I am 100% convinced he’s ready.” Read More…
Dressage-news.com – United States dressage team riders Laura Graves, Kasey Perry-Glass, Allison Brock and Steffen Peters got matching Olympic rings tattoos as a permanent reminder of winning the bronze medal at last summer’s Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The four riders, all in Wellington, Florida for Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDIs, displayed the “still itchy” tatoos for an exclusive photo shoot with dressage-news.com.
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Dressage-news.com – Allison Brock, the United States team Olympic bronze medal rider, has been named as the athlete representative for the three Olympic disciplines, dressage, eventing and jumping.
Ali, 37 years old and based in Wellington, began her new role this year–officially, the equestrian representative to the U.S. Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Advisory Council. Because of that position, she also has a seat on the U.S. Equestrian board of directors.
Dressage-news.com – The four United States Olympic bronze medal team riders, Allison Brock, Laura Graves, Kasey Perry-Glass and Steffen Peters on Wednesday were named to the newly-created U.S. Equestrian Elite Program. Debbie McDonald, coach of two of the riders, will return as developing coach.
Brooke USA News & Events – Lexington, KY – Jan. 11, 2017 – For the second year in a row the opening week of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival will be sponsored by the AMCI Group to benefit Brooke USA. Due to the generosity of long-time supporters, Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Kundrun, equine welfare charity Brooke USA will headline the Lloyd Landkamer Memorial CDI-W and FEI Grand Prix Freestyle, presented by AMCI Group to benefit Brooke USA.
Brooke is determined to do whatever it takes to ensure that the right elements are in place for working horses, donkeys and mules to be healthy and happy now and in the long-term.
Brooke USA also focuses on creating awareness of the organization’s goals through its brand ambassadors and advocates. Some of whom include two-time Olympic gold medalist Charlotte Dujardin and Monty Roberts (both Brooke Global Ambassadors), polo superstar Nic Roldan, Olympic eventer Boyd Martin and Olympic dressage medalists Debbie McDonald, Allison Brock (who rides for the Kundruns), and Kasey Perry-Glass.
Dressage-news.com – WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2016–Three American dressage team riders were among hundreds of Olympians greeted Thursday by President Barack Obama who noted diversity of the United States squad.
“One of the reasons our country’s so proud of this year’s Team USA is: 2016 belonged to America’s women Olympians. I mean, no question,” he said.
American women out-medaled the men 61-55 and out-golded them 27-18, in a Games that gave Team USA its biggest medal haul in a fully contested Olympiad.
Three of the four members of the bronze medal dressage team were women–Kasey Perry-Glass, Allison Brock and Laura Graves with Steffen Peters the fourth rider.