The Perrigo U.S. Para Dressage Team emerged victorious at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival 9 CPEDI3* event in Wellington, Florida. Led by Chef d’Equipe Michel Assouline, the team, composed of Beatrice de Lavalette and Sixth Sense, Rebecca Hart and Floratina, Fiona Howard and Fleuresse 4, and Cynthia Screnci and Sir Chipoli, clinched the top spot in the team competition with a score of 428.150. The U.S. combinations exhibited impressive performances, showcasing their skills for the upcoming season.

Assouline praised the team’s excellent performance, especially in the freestyle segment, with several horses scoring above 70 percent. Rebecca Hart and Floratina delivered stellar performances throughout the competition, securing scores in the 70s and highlighting the strong partnership they have developed since last spring.

De Lavalette and Sixth Sense, Howard and Fleuresse 4, and Screnci and Sir Chipoli also displayed outstanding performances in their respective classes, contributing to the team’s overall success. The Perrigo U.S. Para Dressage Team will now set their sights on the next CPEDI3* event at the World Equestrian Center Ocala in three weeks, marking a new challenge for the U.S. combinations.

Assouline expressed excitement about the upcoming competition in Ocala, noting the change in venue and the opportunity for the horses to showcase their progression. With a shift in scenery from Wellington to Ocala, Assouline looks forward to seeing how the horses adapt and perform in the new setting.

Equestrian enthusiasts can follow the Perrigo U.S. Para Dressage Team’s journey by staying updated on USA Para Dressage’s social media channels and US Equestrian’s platforms. The team’s success is made possible through the support of the USET Foundation, the USOPC, USEF sponsors, and members.

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