Don Daiquiri


Karen Pavicic Headed to Europe

British Columbian Karen Pavicic and Grand Prix Oldenburg Don Daiquiri head to Europe Saturday for the next leg in their pursuit of a place on the Canadian team for the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France. As the only Canadian to compete in Europe’s May and June CDIs, Karen will work with Jan Bemelmans and […]

Belinda Trussell Wins FEI Grand Prix Special at AGDF

Belinda Trussell (CAN) rode to the top of the FEI Grand Prix Special, presented by Today’s Equestrian and GF Enterprise LLC, with Anton on Sunday morning at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF). Fellow Canadian Shannon Dueck and Cantaris bested the FEI Intermediaire-1 Freestyle, presented by Mike and Roz Collins, to wrap up competition for […]

Tanya Strasser-Shostak Wins Florida International Youth Dressage Championships

The CDI 3* competition continued at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF) on Saturday with the FEI Grand Prix Special, presented by Stillpoint Farm, and the FEI Intermediaire-1, presented by Peacock Ridge. In addition to professional competition, the sport’s brightest young stars were recognized in the Florida International Youth Dressage Championships, presented by Dressage4Kids, to […]

Karen Pavicic Wins Grand Prix at the AGDF CDIO3*

Canadian Karen Pavicic and Oldenburg Don Daiquiri topped the field of 13 entries in the Grand Prix at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival CDIO3* with a winning score of 69.440 percent. Karen and Don Daiquiri, the twelve-year-old gelding owned by Jayne Essig and sired by Don Cardinale, for the second time in this Florida season […]

Karen Pavicic Makes Florida Dressage Circuit Debut

Having traversed Canada and U.S. to compete for her first time in Florida, former Canadian Pan Am Team member Karen Pavicic declares it a great move, highlighted by positive competition results and a close-knit experience with fellow Canadians. The coast of California is the British Columbian’s usual route for the winter CDI show season. This […]

Canadians Rack up Ribbons at CDI4*/3* Adequan Global Dressage Festival

Canadian dressage riders added plenty of ribbons to their collection during week five of the Adequan Global Dressage Festival (AGDF), held Feb. 6-9 in Wellington, FL, USA. In the prestigious CDI4* FEI Grand Prix on Feb. 6, David Marcus of Campbellville, ON was the top-placed Canadian riding Chrevi’s Capital, a 14-year-old Danish Warmblood owned by […]
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Canadians in the Ribbons at Del Mar

Canadian riders Karen Pavicic and Mackenzie Theissen Ryall placed in the top three at the 2013 Del Mar National Horse Show held April 25-28 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Arena, one of the oldest and most prestigious equestrian qualifying competitions in the Western USA. Fresh off her blue ribbon performance at the Golden State Dressage […]